Many South African poultry farmers are kindly grappling with the high cost of feeding thanks to serious drought which has impacted crop yields in Southern Africa. Poultry feed is the biggest cost when it comes to poultry production, typically accounting for 66% to 70%. There is also the quality issue. As a poultry farmer, you have to feed your chicken the best quality feed with the right nutrients that will help maximize the genetic potential of the chickens. South Africa, fortunately, has a host of poultry feed manufacturers to choose from. Here are some of the leading ones:
Top Poultry Feed Companies in South Africa
Meadow Feeds is one of the leading suppliers of poultry feeds in South Africa. The company manufactures a host of poultry feeds including broiler diets, layer diets, and breeder diets. The company has a vast arrange of poultry feed formulations to meet the diverse requirements of poultry farmers. Meadow Feeds supplies chicken feed to some of the leading chicken brands in South Africa. You can check out the website at http://www.meadowfeeds.co.za/.
NOVA Feeds manufacturers a vast array of poultry feeds and has a national distribution network in South Africa and feed processing mills in places such as Pretoria, George, Paterson and Malmesbury. NOVA Feeds provides poultry nutritional requirements for both layers and broilers. http://novafeeds.co.za/
EPOL has been manufacturing poultry feeds and other animal feeds for more than 50 years. The company observes the highest quality standards in feeds production and even includes a testing laboratory in each of its mills to ensure its feeds are of the highest quality. To ensure that farmers get quality feeds at affordable pricing, the company carries out regular trials with its suppliers in order to ensure the products supplied are cost effective. These trials are carried out on a regular basis by the company’s full-time research nutritionist. Check the website at http://www.epol.co.za/ or http://www.rclfoods.com/epol