Goldenlay

is the biggest and only fully automated producer of table eggs in Zambia, with significant market share and the capacity to service existing and potential markets in and around the region.

Goldenlay

is the biggest and only fully automated producer of table eggs in Zambia, with significant market share and the capacity to service existing and potential markets in and around the region.

Goldenlay, established in 2005, is the preferred producer, supplier and distributor of table eggs across the region, boasting a brand familiar to retail clients and consumers. Our farm and production facilities are strategically located just outside the town of Luanshya in the Copperbelt, commercially the fastest-growing province in Zambia, with easy access to several export markets.

Our passionate and skilled management team has vast experience in the local and international poultry industry. Together with our partners, Phatisa, Goldenlay Management plans to make further investments into operational infrastructure to increase production volumes and ensure our biosecurity continues to meet global best practice standards.

Our eggs are marketed under the brand name Goldenlay and are currently sold in all large, reputable retailers and via wholesalers to the formal and informal markets across Zambia and into neighbouring countries.

When you buy Goldenlay eggs, you are assured that the product is of the highest possible quality, safe, healthy and nutritious. The Goldenlay product range of GRAIN-FED A GRADE LARGE EGGS is currently available in an assortment of 6, 18, 30 or 60 eggs per package.

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Perfect eggs

Goldenlay eggs are healthier than many other major sources of protein, containing essential vitamins and minerals to maintain your body, repair tissue and ensure proper functioning of body processes.

Handy pack

1/2 DOZEN PUNNET – 6s


Egg weight

< 60g


Number of eggs

6

Family pack

1 1/2 DOZEN TRAY – 18’s


Egg weight

< 60g


Number of eggs

18

Price pack

SMALL TRAY


Egg weight

< 50g


Number of eggs

30

Econo pack

MEDIUM TRAY


Egg weight

50g – > 60g


Number of eggs

30

Budget pack

MIXED TRAY


Egg weight

40g >


Number of eggs

30

Royal pack

LARGE TRAY


Egg weight

< 30g


Number of eggs

30

Value pack

EXTRA LARGE TRAY


Egg weight

< 65g


Number of eggs

30

Chief pack

JUMBO PACK


Egg weight

< 70g


Number of eggs

30

Bulk pack

STANDARD TRAY


Egg weight

< 60g


Number of eggs

60

Informal market

No packaging supplied, box
or returned paper tray required

STANDARD TRAY


Egg weight

< 60g


Number of eggs

30

Constituents of egg

Energy (kJ/kCal)

Protein (g)

Carbohydrate

Fat (g)

Inc. saturated f.a. (g)

Inc. saturated f.a. (g)

324/76

6.5

Trace

5.6

1.7

Per 100g

627/151

12.5

Trace

11.2

3.2

For any sales or related customer enquiries please, contact
our Sales Manager at phone: +260 97 221 0658

Our eggs are available from all reputable retail outlets in Zambia.
Ask for us by name.

ORGANIC FERTILISER

Goldenlay can supply, or arrange supply of, quantities greater than 12 metric tonnes.

About us

Vision Statement

To remain the Zambian market leader in table egg production, while maintaining global best practice through uncompromised biosecurity and quality, using locally produced raw materials for sustainable national food security and economic development.

Meet The Team

Our passionate and skilled management team has extensive local and international poultry industry experience and has invested heavily in infrastructure to ensure biosecurity meets international standards, bringing only top-quality eggs to the market.

Our Community

Here at Goldenlay, we have adopted international corporate governance guidelines around the framework created by the World Bank and have obtained funding for an in-house HIV/Aids programme for staff and the local community. Robust corporate governance with due regard for our corporate social responsibilities is a key focus in the company.

Among our outreach programmes, we support many local entities through donations, provision of school lunches and HIV nutritional feeding programmes, building ablution facilities for the communities primary school, among other running projects. We are fully committed to sustainable poultry production, following global best practice within this vibrant sector of the Zambian economy. We are proud to be seen as a trailblazer for other developing businesses within the African community.

Goldenlay is partnered with Phatisa, an African private equity firm focused
on transforming Africa through sustainable food production.

Only the finest quality, locally sourced grain and ingredients are used to feed our poultry, guaranteeing optimal health for our chickens and our eggs, our farm and facilities.

Operations

Our competitive edge comes from our sophisticated poultry houses, experienced management
and well-trained staff, coupled with cutting-edge technology that far exceeds expectations, limiting
the potential risks frequently associated with the poultry industry. Our poultry houses and farming
techniques are among the most outstanding in Southern and Central Africa.

BREED AND FEED

Goldenlay chickens are the best of breed. Only premium locally the highest quality locally sourced grain and ingredients are used to produce our in-house feed requirements. Our nutritionist carefully monitors feed formulations, ensuring all nutrients required by the birds are precisely incorporated. Using premium feed guarantees optimal health for our chickens and our eggs.

Quality Assurance

Our pullets are fed high-quality rations with the goal of raising strong, healthy chickens that will produce exceptional eggs.

Biosecurity

Goldenlay Management takes biosecurity issues seriously and has implemented various measures to address these; for example, constructing a state-of-the-art quarantine rearing facility.

Environmental Management and Animal Welfare

We have developed a customised environmental management and animal welfare programme, drawing on internationally recognised veterinarians to assist in developing, monitoring and administering the vaccination programme, which does not compromise the quality of either the chickens or the eggs.

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Impact and
Sustainable
Development

Goldenlay’s impact objectives are aligned with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, to achieve its mission of mechanising African agriculture, ensuring food security and enhancing profitability.

EMPLOYMENT > 500 jobs supported; > 200 jobs created; and 14 temporary or seasonal jobs supported
SMALLHOLDER AND VENDORS c. 11,000 and more

Goldenlay’s social responsibility and community development activities include donating > 2.5 tonnes of egg pulp to local school and community feeding programmes annually. Management continues to donate time, labour, material and small grants to selected projects, according to the nature of the needs and potential benefit to the community. Particular attention is paid to communities in and around Goldenlay’s operations.

Goldenlay teamed up with the Phatisa Foundation in 2016 to develop and maintain a protected carbon sequestration area. Invasive plant species have been cleared and the indigenous vegetation is currently being allowed to regenerate. The natural miombo forest is capable of offsetting 170 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent per annum.

Goldenlay eggs are
healthier than many
other major sources
of protein
, containing
essential vitamins and
minerals to maintain your
body, repair tissue and
ensure proper functioning
of body processes.

Production queries

For any production or operations related enquiries, please contact our General Manager Operations:

Phone: +260 96 368 8171

Customer queries

For any sales or related customer enquiries, please contact our Sales and Marketing Manager:

Phone: +260 96 077 5828

Feedback

For all complaints and grievances, please contact:

Phone: +260 96 368 8171