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An update on the Status regarding the Shortage of Raw Materials in the Feed Industry.

As a result of the ongoing severe shortage of raw materials for making  animal feeds, please be informed that: 1. We (AKEFEMA) have continued to aggressively engage the State Department of Livestock and other agencies & stakeholders in order to help address the shortage including but not limited to taxation support and lifting of the ban on importation of GMOs Soyabean Meal and (Yellow) Maize. 2. Pursuing suppliers and millers to make use of alternative…

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Use of sorghum on poultry feed

Kenyan poultry feed trials show sorghum’s promise  By Roy Graber|July 16, 2021 60 metric tons of US grain sorghum are shipped to Kenya for broiler and layer feed trials Preliminary results from feed trials being conducted in Kenya show that broiler performance is improved when grain sorghum is part of the feed ration, said Reece Cannady, manager of global trade for the U.S. Grains Council (USGC). Cannady, speaking during the sorghum session of the 2021 Kansas Ag Summit on July…

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Yellow maize:Answer to animal feeds cost.

Millers urged to to discontinue use of white maize and instead use yellow maize In Summary • With white maize, animal feed millers have to compete with those milling for humans • Strict importation rules for maize are also a hurdle for them Association of Kenya Feeds Manufacturers secretary general Martin Kinoti he says that farmers have been complaining about the high cost of animal feeds in the country.Image: Dennis Dibondo Farmers have been complaining about…

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5th Global Feed & Food Congress brings together global feed & food chain

 Apr 18, 2016 Antalya, Turkey – The Honourable Mehmet Danis, Deputy Minister for Agriculture of the Republic of Turkey, today officially opened the 5th anniversary edition of the Global Feed & Food Congress (GFFC), organised by the International Feed Industry Federation (IFIF) in cooperation with the European Feed Manufacturers’ Federation (FEFAC) and hosted by the Turkish Feed Manufacturers’ Association (TÜRKİYEM-BİR), with technical support provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)….

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IFIF and FAO discuss critical issues at 10th International Feed Regulators Meeting (IFRM)

The 10th  International Feed Regulators Meeting (IFRM) organized by International Feed Industry Federation (IFIF) in cooperation with FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations) brought together feed industry representatives and government officials from around the world to discuss critical issues facing the feed sector with IFIF and the FAO. Feb 1, 2017 Atlanta, USA – The 10th annual International Feed Regulators Meeting (IFRM) organized by the International Feed Industry Federation (IFIF) in cooperation with…

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