Feed and Agro Value Chains in Africa
On Friday the 28th of May during the ‘Africa Business Week’ a successful session was organized by the Netherlands Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality on the importance of animal feed as input for the development of a sustainable livestock value chain.
A number of panel members informed the participating agro food companies and organizations about the latest developments, opportunities and challenges on this topic in some African countries followed by a Q and A session.
Agricultural Counsellor, Meeuwes Brouwer, and Executive Director of Alema-Koudijs Feed (De Heus), Piet Schutter, shared their experiences on the role of animal feed for a sustainable development of the poultry value chain in Ethiopia.
Additionally, during the event, this video on the animal feed sector in Ethiopia was launched for the first time to the audience.