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Rwanda: Poultry Africa 2022, a value chain knowledge sharing trade fair

  • Rwanda: Poultry Africa 2022, a value chain knowledge sharing trade fair

Kigali from 4th to 6th October 2022, more than 100 poultry value chain  entrepreneurs (Farmers) have been facilitated to attending the poultry Africa event 2022, and had the chance to interact with more than 120 exhibiting companies from over than 20 countries to share and learn new technologies, best practices and knowledge transfer in regard to the application of modern technologies to increase profitability in the poultry value chain. 

Poultry Africa is the unique B2B international trade show that brings the full supply chain, from Feed to Food, of the poultry industries in Sub-Saharan Africa. It connects professional exhibitors of the international poultry industry with the fast-growing communities of poultry and poultry feed producers across the continent. With over 120 exhibiting companies from more than 20 countries, the third edition of Poultry Africa was  the biggest so far.

This international trade fair, included am enriched leadership conference covering several sectors within the poultry production chain, addressing topics like biosecurity in modern poultry farming, water management, food security, while the subject of animal health got extra attention.  

The event is truly a Sub-Saharan platform, with visitors from Rwanda, Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya, Ghana, Ethiopia but also South-Africa, Sudan, etc. This year, the show welcomed almost 2,000 visitors, decision-makers, and buyers. This trade Fair organized by VIV worldwide and its industry partners presented an extremely inspiring line-up of conferences next to the trade exhibition.

Since its first edition in 2017, the Leadership Conference is an important source of knowledge for the whole region. Topics such as feed costs reduction, farm management & bio-security, insects for feed, data for (egg) production optimization, and the African market outlook will get extra attention.  

PRISM Enabel as the major contributor in the Rwandan poultry value chain development,  collaborated with the Ministry of Agriculture (MINAGRI) and the Rwandan Poultry Industry Association (RPIA), has facilitated the participation of more than 100 Rwandan poultry value chain entrepreneurs (farmers) in the poultry Africa event 2022, Third Edition in Kigali.   PRISM Enabel project works with the Smallholders farmers (SHF), to build their technical capacity in livestock, with the aim for shifting traditional - practices to improved husbandry for market-oriented farming to increase profitability of farmers who are involved in the poultry value chain in Rwanda.

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