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END AFRICAN POVERTY
helped arrange a U.S. government
investment of $10 million to equip a
Russian poultry processing facility,
Elinar Broiler. The primary motivation for the project on the U.S. side
was to assuage protectionist sentiment in Russia and to keep
the market open to U.S.
exports of chicken.
"All the U.S. poultry

companies that invested in the Elinar
project thought it went beyond expectations. It kept a market open for
another eight or 10 years and enabled
the U.S. industry to ship a total of
over $10 billion of U.S. chicken into
Russia," explained Jim Sumner,
president of the World Poultry
Foundation.
The World Poultry Foundation's
mission no longer has any connection
with trade. And as Mike Welch, CEO
of Harrison Poultry, said, "The World
Poultry Foundation is the best opportunity there is for the U.S. poultry in-

Eric Joiner, World
Poultry Foundation
chairman

dustry to try and help feed a growing
world population that may not otherwise be able to be fed. This work deserves our support because relations
can be fostered in areas of the world
that need it and where the Russia
model can be applied. The chicken
leg quarters that we sold to Russia
went into the wet markets and did not
compete with what the Russian poultry industry produced and sold in the
upper end stores. It was two separate
products, both of which happened to
be chicken. This model can be used
around the world." ■

10 largest agricultural development grants by Gates Foundation, 2016
Grantee

Term
(months) Purpose

Regional focus

Amount
(US dollars)

Centro Internacional de
Mejoramiento de Maiz y Trigo

48

Develop improved
maize varieties

Sub-Saharan Africa

29,998,202

World Poultry Foundation

50

Improve delivery of poultry
genetics, feeds, vaccines

Nigeria, Tanzania

21,348,251

International Institute of
Tropical Agriculture

62

Develop seed yam businesses Africa, Nigeria

11,980,812

Mennonite Economic
Development Associates

62

Improve Tanzanian
cassava seed system

Tanzania

11,681,386

Food and Agriculture
Organization, United Nations

49

Timely, relevant information
for policy decisions

Global

10,543,640

Donald Danforth Plant Center

61

Support development of
improved cassava varieties

Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya

10,455,636

African Agricultural
Technology Foundation

62

Improve access to improved
maize foundation seed

East and Southern Africa

8,542,920

Chinese Academy of
Agricultural Sciences

36

Developing, delivering
improved rice seed varieties

Sub-Saharan Africa
and South Asia

8,250,000

University of Edinburgh

37

Better targeting of ag
development interventions

Tropical smallholder
farmers

7,997,372

Netherlands Institutes
of Technology

62

Engineering of microbiomes
of sorghum

Sub-Saharan Africa

7,994,082

Note: Including only Global Development Program grants for Agricultural Development; not including Global Policy & Advocacy grants
Source: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation website, January 4, 2017

The World Poultry Foundation was awarded $21.4 million to be used over a four-year period (2017-2020) to
improve the delivery of poultry genetics, feeds and vaccines in Nigeria and Tanzania.
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Study shows wheat quality’s impact on broiler performance
Animal ag needs metrics for antimicrobial stewardship
US foundation works to end African poverty with chickens
Cargill ad campaign highlights turkey growers
100TH YEAR SERIES: Seed biotechnology: The impact on animal production
US broiler farms monitor nutrient runoff practices
7 additives to replace antibiotics in US broiler feeds
Product Review
Market Place
Ad Index
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