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  • Barentz

    Barentz International acquires Leipurin’s meat industry unit

    (Hoofddorp, The Netherlands)  ̶  Barentz, an international leader in the distribution of high-quality ingredients, announced the acquisition of Finnish Leipurin’s Meat Industry Unit. The acquisition will widen Barentz ingredients portfolio dedicated to the meat industry, and strengthen the company’s market share in the Nordic region.… Lees verder →

  • russia

    Alltech and DLG announce joint venture in Russia

    (Dunboyne, Ireland) – Alltech and DLG are finalising a joint venture to strengthen their delivery of animal nutrition in Russia. “We are excited about this next step with DLG, which is a very significant player in the agricultural industry,” said Dr. Pearse Lyons, founder and… Lees verder →

  • enniatin

    Tox-Aid deactivates Enniatin B

    Culemborg (The Netherlands)  ̶  Enniatins are a group of mycotoxins. This group is relatively unknown, but increasingly occurs in Western Europe. In-vitro research shows that Tox-Aid, available through EFS Holland, combats Enniatin B1 very efficiently. Wide spread Research by Ghent University shows that 79% of… Lees verder →

  • manganese

    New classification of manganese additives in EU

    Dunboye (Ireland) – The European Commission published the new implementing regulation for the reauthorisation of manganese feed additives in the European Union (EU). This new regulation permits the use of manganese feed additives for a further period of 10 years. One significant change is the… Lees verder →

  • Jan van Nieuwenhuizen

    Solid first half year of 2017 for ForFarmers

    Lochem (The Netherlands)  ̶   “The first half-year results show that our Total Feed approach is gaining more and more momentum,” says CEO Yoram Knoop of ForFarmers in response to the solid results of the first half year of 2017. Better result According to Knoop the… Lees verder →

  • food integrity

    Food Integrity: How can the animal production contribute?

    Brussels (Belgium)  ̶  The EAAP and Animal Task Force (ATF) Special Session during the EAAP Annual Meeting on August 28th in Tallinn (Estonia) aims to bring together animal science with practice of animal production and connect researchers, policy-makers, industry representatives and societal organisations. Every year,… Lees verder →

  • DSM Nutritional Products appoints new Asia Pacific Leadership

    Heerlen/Singapore (The Netherlands/Singapore)  ̶  Royal DSM announced that Pieter Nuboer will be appointed Asia Pacific Vice President of Animal Nutrition & Health. Nuboer retains his additional position as Asia Pacific President of DSM Nutritional Products. The new appointments, effective 1 September 2017, come as DSM… Lees verder →

  • food production

    ‘No Need to Double Food Production by 2050’

    A team of researchers from major American land-grant universities recently published a study in BioScience challenging the familiar assertion that “to feed the world, we need to double food production by 2050.” This view was recently published by Food Tank, a global non profit organisation that aims… Lees verder →

  • copper levels

    Copper in piglet diets: impact on growth and environment

    Sillingy (France)  ̶  The 16th International Symposium on Trace Elements in Man and Animals (TEMA) was held in Saint-Petersburg (Russia) end of June. Animine presented two oral presentations and two posters focussing on current debates about zinc and copper levels in animal feeds. Modeling Since… Lees verder →

  • sustainabilty report

    Novus publishes sustainability report

    St. Louis (USA) – Novus International released its annual sustainability report, highlighting improvements made toward its sustainable business goals during the last year. The report marks 2016 as a year where several large projects were launched, goals to reduce emissions were achieved and manufacturing processes… Lees verder →