Stories Tagged 'Goat meat'
Goat meat has become dearer by around Rs150 per kg in the Kathmandu Valley over the past month, mainly due to a fall in imports of live animals from India and a surge in demand caused by consumers switching to goat from chicken over a bird flu scare.full story »
In the blistering heat of September, Hira watched her father being beheaded mercilessly. Two people lurched over him, grabbed his thin neck and dragged him, like a pile of hay, to a nearby temple.full story »
The demand of Chobhar dry portt increased significantly during the festive season this year in the Kathmandu Valley, with nearly 55,000 goats sold over the two week period, according to Nepal Livestock Traders Association. full story »
Sindhupalchok district is witnessing a new wave of investments in goat farming, as locals are keenly capitalising on the growing demand for goat meat, which reaps excellent returns. The district’s locals have been switching to investing in goat farming disregarding jobs in other sectors, such as farming and foreign employment.full story »
Nepal Food Corporation (NFC) has started selling goats and sheep from Friday for the Dashainfull story »
With Dashain around the corner, traders have been rushing around the country to procure goats which they fear could become scarce due to the continuing unrest in the Tarai plains. A large number of goats and fowls are slaughtered for the festival feasting which occurs in October.full story »