Big drop in chicken prices
The effect of bird flu news is now visible on the demand of chicken. People who are fond of chicken and eggs have slowly started making it a distance.
Manish, the owner of Shweta Agritech Poultry Farm, Hisar, told Hindi in a conversation that the chicken market has come down drastically in the last three days. Four days ago, chicken was selling from Rs 95 per kg to Rs 105 per kg. Demand was also very high, but the news of Corona spoiled the game of the market so that today we are forced to sell 50 rupees per kg of chicken. Even at this rate, no customer is ready to buy chicken.
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5 lakhs chicken is supplied daily from Ghazipur mandiJamil, who runs a chicken business by the name of Rachna Poultry in Ghazipur Mandi, says that no poultry sick chickens have been exposed to any poultry in North India yet, but due to reports of other birds dying and media reports, chicken eaters I am in awe.
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This is the reason that in two to three days, the demand for chicken has reduced. Chicken is supplied from Ghazipur to some other areas including Delhi-NCR. Up to 5 lakh chickens are supplied daily from Ghazipur market alone. But now this number has started to decrease.