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  • Review of the RTRS standard

    Buenos Aires (Argentina) ‒ The RTRS promotes the continual improvement and is aware and wants to represent the different opinions and needs of its members. Therefore, and considering the review periods established in the RTRS Responsible Soy Production Standard V1.0 and V2.0, the RTRS starts… Lees verder →

  • Dinnissen Pick-Up Device for Vacuum Conveying

    Sevenum (The Netherlands) ‒ Dinnissen Process Technology has developed a new pneumatic Pick-Up Device for providing a constant inflow of powders, particles, and granulates in vacuum conveying systems. The new Pick-Up Device will be part of the presence of Dinnissen at the Victam exhibition in… Lees verder →

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    Farm Europe: new EU think tank in food chain

    Brussels (Belgium) – Farm Europe, a new think tank, has been launched at the end of April. Farm Europe held its launch event with delegates from organisations representing the diversity of stakeholders involved in the European food chain as well as officials from the 3… Lees verder →

  • Lallemand expands Ruminant Center program

    Toulouse (France) — Lallemand Animal Nutrition and Texas A&M Agrilife Research announce a collaboration to be launched at the McGregor Research Center in McGregor, Texas. Excellence Lallemand Animal Nutrition has established partnerships worldwide as part of their Research Centers of Excellence program, to Forward the… Lees verder →

  • Alltech extends global Mycotoxin team

    Dunboyne (Ireland) – Nick Adams has been appointed to the post of Alltech global director to lead strategy for the mycotoxin management service and product offering. The mycotoxin unit was established in 2011. Focus Previously global sales director, Adams will ensure the company’s now 50… Lees verder →

  • Eurostars funding for trace mineral research

    Sillingy (F) ‒ Animine as leader of a consortium has been awarded a grand of 1 million euro by the Eurostars programme for a project concerning trace minerals for animal nutrition. Eurostars Eurostars is a joint programme between 34 EUREKA member countries and the European… Lees verder →

  • Merger of Alltech and Ridley announced

    Dublin (Ireland) – Alltech and Ridley are planning to merge. The boards of directors of both companies have unanimously approved the merger. Share value Alltech and Ridley have entered into a plan of arrangement agreement under which Alltech will acquire 100 percent of the outstanding… Lees verder →

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    Feed LCA Guidelines officially released


    Rome (Italy) – Global Feed Life Cycle Assessment guidelines have been developed by the FAO-led Livestock Environmental Assessment and Performance Partnership. International feed organisations IFIF, AFIA and Fefac are part of this partnership. Reduce impact The International Feed Industry Federation (IFIF), American Feed Industry Association… Lees verder →

  • Partnership nova-Institute and Patentopolis

    The German nova-Institut and the Dutch company Patentopolis announced their partnership regarding dissemination, TEE and IP (Intellectual Property) management in European projects for the bio-based economy. The partners will offer their joined expertise in upcoming projects, expanding their services for innovation research, new enterprises and… Lees verder →

  • EU chain partners reject GM proposal

    Brussels (B) ‒ EU Food and feed chain partners rejected today the European Commissions’ latest proposal which attempts to renationalize EU market authorisations of genetically modified crops for feed and food use. Distortion Ensuring that current legislation is properly implemented should have been the main… Lees verder →