Venky’s (India) Limited formerly known as Western Hatcheries Limited was established in 1976, mainly to produce day-old layer and broiler chicks for the dense poultry markets of North India.
Over the years, Venky’s (India) Limited embarked upon new ventures in regular succession, adding tremendous value to the company, giving it an edge in technology and high returns on investment. The company has steadily grown to over 30 units spread across India.
Today, Venky’s impressive portfolio includes animal health products, pellet feeds, processed, and further processed chicken products, solvent oil extraction, and SPF Eggs. The company’s Specific Pathogen Free Egg unit (in technical collaboration with SPAFAS Inc. USA) is among four such units in the world and the only one of its kind in the developing world.
Diversifying from mainstream poultry products, Venkys (India) Limited has added to its credit, manufacturing facilities for nutritional health products for humans, and pet food and health care products. The company has steadily grown to over 30 units spread across India.
The Forbes business magazine of USA ranked Venky’s (India) Limited as 67th among the 100 best global small companies in the year 1999-2000.