English newsitems

  • New barley genes discovered

    Adelaide (Australia) ‒ A group of international researchers have discovered two new genes in the barley plant that will shed light on the history of agriculture and also bring new capabilities to barley breeding programs. The new genes, Btr1 and Btr2, are completely new genetic discoveries… Lees verder →

  • ‘The Farm’ launched by Phileo

    Marcq-en-Baroeul (France) ‒ Phileo Lesaffre Animal Care has launched The Farm, a platform dedicated to knowledge sharing and scientific expertise. The official opening took place on Monday 22 June 2015 at Seysses near Toulouse. Share knowledge The Phileo Farm aims to promote innovation, knowledge sharing… Lees verder →

  • Rabobank Global Dairy Top 20

    Utrecht (The Netherlands) ‒ Rabobank’s Global Dairy Top 20, an annual survey of the world’s largest dairy companies, shows some major changes compared to the list of last year. Ranking “While the names of the world’s 20 largest dairy companies will be familiar, the order… Lees verder →

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    Prevention of heat stress effects on poultry

    Le Grand-Saconnex  (Switzerland) ‒ Supplementing Xtract to the feed can prevent the effects of heat stress on poultry. This is the conclusion of Pancosma based on a recently performed British trial. Half of the birds reared worldwide are estimated to suffer from the consequences of… Lees verder →

  • New Victam Event in 2017

    Nijkerk (The Netherlands) ‒ The organization of the Victam exhibition will be launching a new venture, the first of which will be held in the early summer of 2017. In conjunction with some of their conference organizers, Victam will schedule a series of industry conferences… Lees verder →

  • Strategic entry of De Heus into the Balkans

    Ede (The Netherlands) ‒ Royal De Heus signed the agreement for the acquisition of 100 percent of the shares of the Serbian company Proteinka. By means of this acquisition De Heus is making an entry into the Balkans that is focused on the future. This… Lees verder →

  • Nutriad strengthens aquaculture team

    Dendermonde (Belgium) ‒ European feed additives manufacturer Nutriad, appointed Ho Gim Chong as Commercial/Technical Manager Aquaculture South East Asia to reinforce its team of aqua experts in the region. “Regional aquaculture specialists are an integral part of our strategy to expand our footprint in the… Lees verder →

  • Glanbia sets targets for growth

    Kilkenny (Ireland) ‒ Glanbia Ingredients Ireland (GII), Ireland’s leading dairy ingredients company, has set ambitious targets for growth in a new agri food strategy for Ireland – Food Wise 2025. The new 10 year strategy, developed for Government by an advisory body comprised of senior… Lees verder →

  • New managing director for EW Nutrition

    Visbek (Germany) ‒ EW Nutrition has appointed Dr. Heinrich Kleine Klausing as Managing Director and Head of Product Management and Production. Dr. Heinrich Kleine Klausing brings to EW Nutrition over 25 years of expertise in the feed sector and in business development. He has an… Lees verder →

  • Rabobank: Growing demand for vegetable protein

    Utrecht (The Netherlands) ‒ As global demand for meat, fish and dairy grows, so too does demand for animal feed. The demand for vegetable protein meals for use in animal feed has increased, and this trend is likely to continue over the coming decade, says… Lees verder →