German poultry feed dearest ever

08-10-2007 | |

To purchase the feed for their birds, German poultry farmers have to pay a lot. Mid September broiler feed was 33% more expensive than last year.

For turkey feed prices in the poultry dense area of Weser-Ems have gone up
48% compared to September 2006.
 
Price increases for raw materials have gone up even more: 44% protein
soy cake at the Hamburg exchange was €29.95 per 100 kg mid September, 50% higher
than in mid September last year.
 
Prices of corn increased on average by 62% to €23.90/100 kg and feed
wheat by €24.30/100 kg was twice as expensive as last year.
 
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