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Chi Farms expands hatchery production capacity to meet demand for day-old chicks

Chi Farms expands hatchery production capacity to meet demand for day-old chicks

Chi Farms Limited, a member of the TGI Group and leading agribusiness company in Nigeria, has expanded its hatchery production capacity at its Ajanla Farms, Ibadan to meet growing demand.

The hatchery capacity has been increased from 44 million to 52 million day-old chicks per annum to meet the increasing demand for their products across Nigeria.

Ananda Raj, chief operating officer of Chi Farms, highlights the critical nature of the expansion at Ajanla Farms, Ibadan, stating, “Our decision to expand our hatchery production capacity was driven by the high demand for our Day-old chicks across Nigeria.”

“The strategic location of Ajanla Farms, Ibadan, away from bird-prone diseases and proximity to our hatchery fleets, makes it an ideal location to increase our breeding success and meet the ever-increasing demands from the poultry industry in Nigeria.”

The new state-of-the-art hatchery ensures optimum biosecurity measures and standard operating procedures for optimal hatchery performance.

“We are committed to excellent breeding and sustainability because every chick’s health, well-being, and performance begin in the hatchery,” said Tunji Olaitan, executive director of Chi Farms.

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He added, “This expansion is a testament to our forecasted growth in the future. We not only expanded our operational capacity and excellence but have also greatly improved in sustainability, SOPs, and quality standards. We have highly qualified, experienced, and competent personnel to manage the facilities and equipment.”

These infrastructural investments positions Chi Farms as a leading agribusiness and broiler breeding company in Nigeria and beyond as they continue to grow their national footprint.

Chi Farms Limited is a leading agribusiness firm in Nigeria and a subsidiary of the Tropical General Investments (TGI) Group, a global conglomerate focused on emerging markets.