English newsitems

  • trade agreement

    EU proposes a drop of direct payments by 2027

    Brussels (Belgium)  ̶  The European Commission has presented its proposals for the multiannual budget framework for the 2021-2027 period. This budget project lacks 27.4 billion (constant euros) in the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) budget to maintain support for farmers at their current level. This proposal, if… Lees verder →

  • barentz international

    Barentz International expands in Latin America

    Hoofddorp (The Netherlands)  ̶  Barentz International continues to expand in Latin America, establishing a Joint Venture with Brazilian Tovani Benzaquen Ingredients, ingredient distributor in South America. The partnership will generate synergies and make the most of the two companies’ strengths on the important Latin American… Lees verder →

  • Victam Asia

    Innovation at the heart of Victam Asia 2018

    Nijkerk (The Netherlands)  ̶ Innovation was at the heart Victam Asia. This was the early verdict of visitors, conference delegates and exhibitors alike. The exhibition and series of accompanying conferences were held at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC) from March 27 –… Lees verder →

  • Diamond V

    Diamond V builds for future growth

    Cedar Rapids (USA) – With the realisation of the Diamond V South Plant 2, the company has greatly expanded manufacturing capacity. The initial investment in the expansion – announced in 2016 – is $30 million. When all phases of the expansion are complete, the total cost… Lees verder →

  • probiotics

    Multifunctional benefits of probiotics

    Sofia (Bulgaria)  ̶  Dr. Veerle Hautekiet, Huvepharma’s Global Product Manager Feed Additives, addressed the multifunctional benefits of probiotics in supporting the gut flora balance at the APPC2018 in Bangkok. She also stressed the importance of on choosing the right probiotic to counteract specific health issues.… Lees verder →

  • Barentz

    Joint venture Barentz and Deltagen

    Hoofddorp (The Netherlands)  ̶  Barentz International, an international leader in the distribution of high-quality ingredients, announced the establishment of a Joint Venture with Deltagen Group, a specialized food ingredients distributor headquartered on Curaçao, with local presence in Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Chile and Peru. Cooperation In… Lees verder →

  • EW Nutrition

    Strategic partnership EW Nutrition and ICON

    Visbek (Germany)  ̶  EW Nutrition has concluded an agreement to acquire 51% of the shares in ICON, a company specialized in feed solutions for the Turkish livestock market. The transaction was signed on March 29, 2018. The company will be renamed EW ICON. Customer service… Lees verder →

  • Diamond V

    Allyson Kragel joins Diamond V team

    Cedar Rapids (USA) – Diamond V recently welcomed Allyson Kragel, who has joined the company as Marketing Communications Manager. In her new role, she will focus on advertising and media relations, public relations, and corporate and local communications. Experience Kragel earned her B.A. in journalism… Lees verder →

  • Diam Grain

    Agrifirm signs joint venture with Diam Grain

    Apeldoorn (The Netherlands)  ̶  Royal Agrifirm Group signed a joint venture agreement in Algiers with Diam Grain, aimed at the local production and sales of premixes in Algeria. The agreement includes the construction of a new state of the art premix plant that will offer… Lees verder →

  • piglet feeds

    Impact of zinc and copper in piglet feeds

    Sillingy (France)  ̶  Animine resently presented their insights on zinc and copper in piglet feeds at the 50th Swine Research Days in Paris. Zinc A study from Ghent University (Belgium) showed that supplementation with pharmacological dosage of the standard zinc oxide or with lower dosage… Lees verder →