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    Potential of seaweed at Seagriculture

    Woerden (The Netherlands) ‒ The potential of seaweed is enormous and not yet all applications are explored. The fourth edition of the Seagriculture conference sheds light on the potential of seaweed extract or seaweed as whole. Health benefits Seaweed contains almost all essential molecules for… Lees verder →

  • ISCC PLUS oilseeds availability increases

    Cologne (Germany) ‒ Several ADM Oilseeds production facilities in Europe have been ISCC PLUS-certified. This enables them to supply the food industry with certified sustainable edible oils from crops including rapeseed and sunflower seeds. Commitment “ISCC is one of Europe’s respected sustainability schemes, which makes… Lees verder →

  • Easy to clean sampling system from Dinnissen

    Sevenum (The Netherlands) ‒ Dinnissen has developed an upgraded version of its automatic sampling system that can be cleaned more quickly and effectively and that further minimizes the risk of external contamination. The system will be presented at the exhibitions Solids in Rotterdam and Schüttgut… Lees verder →

  • Wheat seed coating approved for Europe

    Balaton (USA) – Agnition has launched Commence, a new seed coating for Wheat in Europe. Commence stimulates microbial activity for healthier soil and a improved growth environment. Increased microbial activity near the seed liberates nutrients to create a healthy environment for superior germination and nurtures… Lees verder →

  • Novus at ESPN in Prague

    St. Louis (USA) ‒ Novus International will be one of the participators at the 20th European Symposium on Poultry Nutrition (ESPN). The conference takes place in Prague, Czech Republic, August 24-27, 2015. The focus of Novus will be on sustainable solutions in poultry nutrition. Environmental… Lees verder →

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    Reducing heat stress in dairy cows

    Dendermonde (Belgium) ‒ Multinational Nutriad Group presents a solution that helps producers reduce the economic consequences of heat stress for dairy cows. “Heat stress is a natural phenomenon that affects dairy cows and other domestic animals in tropical, sub-tropical and often in temperate regions of… Lees verder →

  • 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 →