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The Poultry Industry

The most advanced of the livestock sector, the poultry industry is the most commercialized and integrated in its production system. The industry has been in a continuous transformation mode towards adopting the most modern production technology and feeding available. There are increasing use of environmentally controlled closed housing and automation of feeding and egg collection systems. The majority of chicken and eggs are now produced by the larger farms and in the case of broilers via the contract farming arrangements.

 

The industry relies almost entirely on imported genetic resources and the major commercial breeds are reared at the grand parent and parent stock level.  

 

The industry is well supported by commercial feed mills supplying compound feeds based on imported corn and soyabean meal and are increasingly handled in bulk form.

 

 

 

Ritma Prestasi SB
BULLETIN BOARD

11 July 18

ANIMAL FEED BOARD DECISION ON THE USE OF COLISTIN ANTIBIOTIC (POLYMYXIN E) IN FEEDS AND FEED ADDITIVES

Termination on the use of the colistin antibiotic (polymyxin E) in feeds and feed additives for treatment, disease prevention and growth promoter (AGP) on food animals effective on 1 January 2019. Users, retailers and distributors are notified to terminate all use, sale and distribution of the antib...

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