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  • waste framework

    EP: Feed excluded from waste legislation

    Brussels (Belgium) ‒ At the plenary vote on March 14th, on the amendments to the Waste Framework Directive, the European Parliament left the Commission feed exclusion proposal intact. EFFPA, FEFAC and PFP are pleased that the European Parliament has kept raw materials placed on the… Lees verder →

  • z-conveyor

    Koudijs Animal Nutrition invests in Z-Conveyor

    Tegelen (The Netherlands) ‒ Koudijs Animal Nutrition produces animal feed, concentrates and premixes exclusively for (inter)national compound feed producers. For its exclusive premium piglet feed factory in Andel Koudijs has invested in the contamination-free Z-Conveyor by Poeth that enables the complete unloading of light, fine… Lees verder →

  • dsm

    Joint venture DSM and Evonik for omega-3 fatty acids

    Heerlen (The Netherlands) ‒ Royal DSM and Evonik intent to establish a joint venture for omega-3 fatty acid products from natural marine algae for animal nutrition. This breakthrough innovation will, for the first time, enable the production of omega-3 fatty acids for animal nutrition without… Lees verder →

  • Vita co

    Barentz starts joint venture with Vita Co

    Hoofddorp (The Netherlands) – Barentz International has established a Joint Venture with Vita Co., an ingredients distributor in Thailand. With this cooperation Barentz further strengthen its activities within the food ingredients segment in Southeast Asia. Vita’s knowledge of the Thai market and its customer network… Lees verder →

  • antimicrobial resistance

    ‘Antimicrobial resistance remains high’

    Brussels (Belgium) ‒ Bacteria found in humans, animals and food continue to show resistance to widely used antimicrobials, says the latest report on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in bacteria by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC).… Lees verder →

  • russia

    Kemin expands with new facility in Russia

    Herentals (Belgium) – Kemin Industries will open its new Russia manufacturing facilities and office this April. The new facility for the Kemin subsidiary, Kemin Industries (Lipetsk) LLC, will be located in the Special Economic Zone of Lipetsk. Global plan The state-of the-art facility features a… Lees verder →

  • ‘Dialogue important for feed and food safety’

    Atlanta, USA – The 10th annual International Feed Regulators Meeting (IFRM) organized by  IFIF in cooperation with the FAO brought together feed industry representatives and government officials from around the world to discuss critical issues facing the feed sector. According to the organisors the dialogue… Lees verder →

  • How GM crops can help us to feed a fast-growing world

    Westminster (United Kingdom) ‒ Feeding everyone in the coming decades will be a challenge – can genetically modified crops help us achieve this? This question was adressed by Dr Stuart Thompson, Senior Lecturer in Plant Biochemistry at the University of Westminster. He wrote a feature article… Lees verder →

  • probiotics

    Nutriad confident about outlook for US poultry industry

    Dendermonde (Belgium) ‒ Using insights from industry experts within the Nutriad group and input from external consultants, the multinational feed additives producer reviews several possible scenarios and shares its vision on the poultry industry for  the year ahead as the US is moving from a… Lees verder →