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    Figure 1: Kenya Corn Prices, Source: Kenya Ministry of Agriculture Country / / / / / / conventionalanimalfeedingredients. Wheat: Table 4: Wheat Production, Supply and Distribution (PSD) Wheat / / /2023Market study with insights into commercial and ,1111· The price for an 8 kg bag of maize in Augustus amounted to 2,700 KSh, while the price of the same bag in November amounted to 3,500 KSh, signifying a price increase of 30%. Onfarm

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    129· January 29. 0. 1565. Association of Kenya Feed Manufacturers has announced an increase in price of animal feeds. The feeds price has gone up by Sh100 to reach an alltime high as the cost of maize continues to rise amid a stalemate on the importation of yellow grain that is touted to tame the cost. The price of a 70kilogramme Feed prices go up by Sh400 in one month, feed millers say The ,426· Price of animal feeds has increased by Sh400 in a span of one month, feed manufacturer association has said. According to Martin Kinoti, secretary general Association of Kenya Feed.

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  • Kenyan livestock sector to grow ‘exponentially’—Kenya National

    731· Per capita consumption or the average Kenyan’s consumption of livestock products is estimated at 16 kilogrammes of meat, 121 litres of milk and 45 eggs per person per year respectively.Insect feed for poultry, fish, and pig production in Kenya and,912· September 12. However, protein additives in animal feed substantially increase the cost of feed and undermine efforts to sustainably boost animal production. The cost of feed is already prohibitive (representing 6070% of production costs) and the increased demand for ingredients has doubled the price in the last decade.

  • Corn shortage pushes up Kenyan animal feed prices

    417· A key crop for human consumption and animal feed in Kenya, corn is in short supply in the East African state, and farmers are struggling to pay the resulting high prices of compound feeds. Livestock feed prices are already at their highest levels in three years, and are forecast to rise even higher in the coming weeks, reports Business Daily,