THE Poultry Association of Zambia says the sector has experienced an overwhelming demand for day old chicks which have now become scarce due to the disruption in the supply chain that was caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. In an interview, association executive manager Dominic Chanda said the high demand for chicks can also be attributed to the huge number of people who ventured into poultry farming as they were working from home after the pandemic hit and an increase in the price of other protein sources. “So what has happened...

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