Poultry World

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Poultry World is a monthly UK magazine covering the egg and poultry farming sectors.[1] It is sister magazine to Farmers Weekly[2] and is published by Reed Business Information. Poultry World is the oldest title in the company's portfolio.[3] According to its profile on Media Uk, it has a "pleasantly strong editorial approach and is a fine source of information for those breeding or rearing poultry in whatever capacity".[4] The magazine is headquartered in London.[5]


Poultry World began as a weekly magazine titled "The Fanciers Gazette".[6] The first issue appeared on 11 April 1874.[6] It changed its name to Poultry World in 1909, and incorporated sister magazine Poultry Farmer in 1968.[7]



It had a certified monthly circulation of 2,867 in 2011, according to the Audit Bureau of Circulations.[8]


  1. ^ "Poultry World". SWPP. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  2. ^ "Poultry Magazines UK". Poultry Keeper. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  3. ^ "our brands". Retrieved 3 January 2013.
  4. ^ "Poultry World". Retrieved 28 January 2013.
  5. ^ "The fancier's gazette: a breeder's and exhibitor's journal". WorldCat. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
  6. ^ a b Peter Hill (2 June 2014). "Poultry World celebrates 140th anniversary". British Guild of Agricultural Journalists. Retrieved 28 May 2016.
  7. ^ "A fresh look, same commitment". 1 January 2012: 36. Retrieved 3 January 2013.
  8. ^ "ABC circulation".

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