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  • IFIF feed safety training held in Tanzania

    The International Feed Industry Federation (IFIF) successfully launched its Global Animal Nutrition Programme feed safety training in Tanzania. Supported by the U.S. Grains Council and the Tanzanian Feed Industry Association (TAFMA), the training programme based on the IFIF FAO Feed Manual of Good Practices for… Lees verder →

  • Further clarity on fermented feed products

    The third update of the EU catalogue of feed materials has been published in the Official Journal of the EU. Amongst the amendments, a new provision that clarifies the status of feed materials (and compound feed containing them) manufactured by fermentation and/or which have a… Lees verder →

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    DSM and Evonik select Nebraska for omega-3 production

    Heerlen (The Netherlands) ‒ Evonik and Royal DSM will locate the commercial-scale production facility for their omega-3 fatty acids from natural marine algae for animal nutrition in Blair, Nebraska. DSM Nutritional Products and Evonik Nutrition & Care plan to invest around US$ 200 million in… Lees verder →

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    Investors support scaling up insect protein production

    Dongen (The Netherlands)  – The Dutch company Protix closed a 45 million euro deal in funding the scaling of insect protein production. The funds are delivered by Aqua-Spark, the first investment company focused on sustainable aquaculture, Rabobank, BOM and various private investors. Applications Protix breeds… Lees verder →

  • Alltech Ireland Agricultural Laboratory of the Year

    Dublin (Ireland) –Alltech’s European headquarters and Bioscience Centre in Dunboyne (Alltech Ireland) was awarded the title Agricultural Laboratory of the Year by the Irish Laboratory Awards, the benchmark for those demonstrating excellence, best practice and innovation within Ireland’s lab industry. Richard Murphy, director of research… Lees verder →

  • barentz international

    Barentz opens new office in Vietnam

    Hoofddorp (The Netherlands) ‒ Barentz International will open an office in Ho Chi Minh City. The activities of Barentz Vietnam will focus on nutrition and quality enhancement within the Vietnamese food industry, where the nutritional premixes and functional blends from the company’s production facility Vitablend… Lees verder →

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    George Blankenship receives Alltech Medal of Excellence

    Lexington (USA) ‒ Former Tesla Motors, Apple Computer and GAP Inc. executive George Blankenship received the Alltech Medal of Excellence at ONE, the Alltech Ideas Conference, in Lexington, Kentucky. The annual international conference drew approximately 4,000 attendees from nearly 80 countries to network and discuss… Lees verder →

  • dierwelzijn

    Heat stress with broilers hot topic at 21st ESPN

    Sillingly (France) ‒ Physiology of thermoregulation in broilers was reviewed by Dr Shelly Druyan from the Volcani Center (Israel) at the 21st European Symposium on Poultry Nutrition in Spain. Growth performance Broilers with highest growth performance are more sensitive to heat stress. Different nutritional strategies… Lees verder →