Chicken Prices In South Africa

What is Chicken?

The chicken is a domesticated junglefowl species, with attributes of wild species such as the grey and the Ceylon junglefowl.


Rooster or cock is a term for an adult male bird, and a younger male may be called a cockerel. A male that has been castrated is a capon.

Chicken Prices In South Africa?

Is selling chickens profitable in South Africa?

Chicken farming can be highly profitable in South Africa, with a large and growing market. The demand for chickens and eggs is high, presenting plenty of opportunities for new farmers.

Layers farming on a large scale are generally more profitable than broiler farming.