Croton seedcake, the other source of protein for poultry

Protein is a key component in animal feeds, with the annual shortfall being thousands of tonnes due to reliance on ingredients like maize germ, wheat bran, sunflower and fish meal.

Croton nut is traditionally underused despite the rapid growing market demand in East Africa for its products like biofuel, animal feeds and fertiliser.

In Kenya, Eco Fuels, a company based in Nanyuki is pioneering the use of croton nuts for various functions.

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