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    Explosion BASF Ludwigshafen: two people died

    Ludwigshafen (Germany) ‒ According to the latest information, two people have died as a result of today’s fire in the North Harbor at BASF in Ludwigshafen. Six people suffered serious injuries, several others received light injuries. The injured were treated directly at the site or… Lees verder →

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    Responsible use of antibiotics

    Brussels (Belgium) – IFAH-Europe welcomes the European Medicines Agency’s 6th ESVAC Report (European Surveillance of Veterinary Antimicrobial Consumption), as an important demonstration of transparency of antibiotic use in animals in line with the European Commission’s “Action Plan against the Rising Threats from Antimicrobial Resistance”. On… Lees verder →

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    Andritz to supply feed plant to Turkey

    Graz (Austria) ‒ Andritz Feed & Biofuel Technologies has received an order from Camli Yem Besicilik Sanayii ve Ticaret A.S, Turkey to supply equipment for a new cattle and poultry feed plant in Turgutlu/Manisa, Turkey. Key equipment Andritz will deliver modernized key processing equipment, including… Lees verder →

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    Control of Salmonella in broilers

    Tilburg (The Netherlands) ‒ Salmonella prevalence can be a problem at any phase of the production chain. For poultry producers this is a great challenge, as the bacteria may enter the bird via several routes. Low quality of the water and feed systems, insufficient biosecurity… Lees verder →

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    Feed industry responds to EU mineral limits

    Madrid (Spain) ‒ The industry must adopt a science-based approach to re-evaluating nutrition strategies, particularly in light of proposed European Union limits on Zinc and Copper in animal feed, according to animal nutrition technology company, AB Vista. The call comes after the European Food Safety… Lees verder →

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    IFIF and FAO strengthen collaboration

    Rome, Italy  – IFIF and the FAO held their 15th annual meeting at FAO Headquarters to further strengthen their collaboration on critical issues to ensure safe, nutritious and sustainable feed and food. Safe feed and food The International Feed Industry Federation (IFIF) and the Food… Lees verder →

  • BASF and Pancosma enforce rights for metal-glycinates

    Ludwigshafen (Germany) and Le Grand-Saconnex (Switzerland) – BASF and Pancosma have taken action to enforce their intellectual property (IP) rights and protect their innovative metal-glycinates by filing lawsuits against potential patent infringers at the district court of Düsseldorf, Germany. Trace elements Metal-glycinates are organically bound… Lees verder →

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    Biomin introduces 7th center for animal nutrition

    Getzersdorf (Austria) ‒ Biomin introduced its seventh Center of Applied Animal Nutrition (CAN). This center is located in Tulln, Austria. In vivo research will focus on piglet and broiler nutrition. The experimental trial facilities are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment for digestibility tests, kinetics studies biomarker… Lees verder →

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    Maintaining productivity in antibiotic free environments

    Tilburg (The Netherlands) ‒ A trial in Indonesia on 300,000 broilers compared performance when fed either feed additives or antibiotics (AGPs). The results show that the animals on the feed additives reached similar performance to those on AGPs. Reduction There is a worldwide concern to… Lees verder →

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    Van Aarsen introduces new feeding device hammer mill

    Panheel (The Netherlands) ‒ In order to further minimise explosion risk, Van Aarsen has introduced an innovative feeding device with an integrated heavy parts separator (also known as a “stone catcher”) for its GD hammer mill. The GD hammer mill with feeding device from Van… Lees verder →