Price of chicken stable as new broiler farms open

The price of chicken has remained stable in the domestic market because the number of broiler chicken breeding businesses has increased, industry insiders have said. Six companies producing the baby chicken boosted their production, the insiders said. The breeders are also systematically rearing the chicken. The breeding industry is seen to have developed yearly; both […]

Myanmar culls chickens, quail to contain H5N1 outbreak

(Reuters) – Myanmar has culled thousands of poultry to try to contain an outbreak of H5N1 bird flu in Monywa, west of the commercial center of Mandalay, health officials said on Thursday. The first outbreak of H5N1 in Myanmar was in the same region, about 525 miles (840 km) northwest of Yangon, in 2006 and […]