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  • EU pork market needs new export markets

    Brussels (Belgium) ‒ The meat industry is worried about the drastic situation hitting the EU meat market and welcomes some positive aspects of the meeting that the EU Farm Ministers held on September 7th. Pressure The European Livestock and Meat Trades Union (UECBV) shares the… Lees verder →

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    Diamond V reduces foodborne pathogens

    Cedar Rapids (IA, USA) – Diamond V announces the patent-pending use of Diamond V Original XPC as a ‘method for foodborne pathogen reduction in livestock’. Reduce Feeding all-natural Original XPC as recommended during food animal production helps reduce the prevalence and numbers of Salmonella and Campylobacter in… Lees verder →

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    Global poultry outlook positive

    Utrecht (The Netherlands) ‒ The margin outlook for the global poultry industry is still strong. The industry is benefiting from ongoing bullish market fundamentals, according to Rabobank‘s latest Poultry Quarterly Q3 report. Outbreaks lower Supply is balanced in most regions, beef prices are high, feed… Lees verder →

  • Levucell improves sow’s feed intake

    Blagnac (France) – Results of a meta-analysis show that probiotic yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae boulardii CNCM I-1079 (Levucell), helps increase sow feed intake during lactation. Probiotic effect The study was presented by Lallemand Animal Nutrition at the American Dairy Science Association (ADSA) and American Society of… Lees verder →

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    ‘High mycotoxin challenge in this years crops’

    Dendermonde (Belgium) ‒ A hot, dry year such as the current one in which the plants are stressed may generate much higher levels of aflatoxin than under more moderate conditions.  Climatological conditions across Europe and North America might affect the mycotoxin challenge for next year,… Lees verder →

  • Rabobank: Slowdown in global economy

    Utrecht (The Netherlands) ‒ While global economic growth is slowing down this year, economic growth in the Netherlands is speeding up. Dutch GDP is expected to grow by 2 1/4% this year, and the growth rate will rise to 2 3/4% in 2016. Dutch exports… Lees verder →

  • Nutreco renames animal nutrition research

    Amersfoort (The Netherlands) – Nutreco announces that its global animal nutrition research centres will be renamed to Trouw Nutrition R&D. This change is part of the strengthening of its global animal nutrition activities under one brand. Trouw Nutrition R&D encompasses five research centres operating in… Lees verder →

  • Nutriad opens new USA plant

    Dendermonde (Belgium) ‒ Multinational feed additives producer Nutriad opened its new facility in Hampshire (IL), USA. The 50,000+ square foot facility includes offices, laboratory, warehouse and 3,000 Mt production capacity. Leadership Nutriad CEO Erik Visser stated: “The grand opening of our state of the art… Lees verder →

  • Harmonised classification of hazardous substances

    Brussels (Belgium) ‒ Fefana members have successfully developed a CLP-GHS listing of Organic Acids and their salts, which is now added to that of other categories of substances previously published by the association, such as Vitamins and Carotenoids. Consolidation In 2012 Fefana started working on… Lees verder →

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    Competitive pressure on international markets

    Berlin (Germany) ‒ The German increase in export value was reached by an increased amount of exported goods. The export prices however are under substantial pressure. This becomes clear from the latest export results published by the German Export Association for Food and Agriproducts. Value… Lees verder →