Expect continued price increase of egg, poultry farmers tell Nigerians

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The Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN) has told Nigerians to prepare for the price increase of eggs if the government fails to address some of the challenges facing the industry.

PAN highlighted some of the contributory factors to the high cost of eggs as the closure of most farms, lack of access to credit facilities by the farmers, and the high cost of maize, soybeans and other micro-ingredients for poultry feed production.

Pius Aminu, Chairman, PAN FCT Chapter said this during a Press conference to commemorate this year’s World Egg Day with the theme “Egg for better Life’’.

Aminu said the high cost of feed production has resulted in a hike in the price of feed across…



Source: Nigerian Tribune