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  • viligen

    Alltech introduces Viligen for piglets

    Dunboyne (Ireland) – Alltech recently introduced Viligen. The product aime to enhance gut form and function while optimizing the immune system is developed for weaned pigs. Viligen was officially launched at ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference in Kentucky. Gut performance For producers with weaned pigs,… Lees verder →

  • De Heus Myanmar opens second factory

    Ede (The Netherlands)  ̶  De Heus Myanmar celebrated the opening of its second production site in Myanmar. This modern production facility will enable De Heus to strengthen its market position and help professionalise agriculture in the region. Located on 26,000 square metres near Mandalay, the… Lees verder →

  • GMP+ International renews it’s portal

    Rijswijk (The Netherlands)  ̶  Next month GMP+ International will release it’s completely redesigned website, online portal and corporate identity. “With these renewed communication tools, we will be able to serve you better than before,” says GMP+ International. The organisation emphases that the content and logos… Lees verder →

  • seaweed

    Ocean Harvest appoint Barentz as distributor Europe

    Fareham (United Kingdom)  ̶  Ocean Harvest Technology Limited of Ireland, producers of OceanFeed seaweed products, and Barentz International, headquartered in the Netherlands, have reached agreement for Barentz Animal Nutrition to formally act as a distributor for OceanFeed in much of Europe. Seaweed species The proprietary… Lees verder →

  • feed intake

    Pig feed intake in tropical conditions

    Dendermonde (Belgium)  ̶ The Pig Feed Quality Conference held in Bangkok in April centered on nutrition of the sow, increasing feed intake in tropical conditions and reducing feed costs. Nutriad’s expertise on swine nutrition and health in general and on feed intake, was at full… Lees verder →

  • trade agreement

    EU proposes a drop of direct payments by 2027

    Brussels (Belgium)  ̶  The European Commission has presented its proposals for the multiannual budget framework for the 2021-2027 period. This budget project lacks 27.4 billion (constant euros) in the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) budget to maintain support for farmers at their current level. This proposal, if… Lees verder →

  • barentz international

    Barentz International expands in Latin America

    Hoofddorp (The Netherlands)  ̶  Barentz International continues to expand in Latin America, establishing a Joint Venture with Brazilian Tovani Benzaquen Ingredients, ingredient distributor in South America. The partnership will generate synergies and make the most of the two companies’ strengths on the important Latin American… Lees verder →

  • Victam Asia

    Innovation at the heart of Victam Asia 2018

    Nijkerk (The Netherlands)  ̶ Innovation was at the heart Victam Asia. This was the early verdict of visitors, conference delegates and exhibitors alike. The exhibition and series of accompanying conferences were held at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC) from March 27 –… Lees verder →

  • Diamond V

    Diamond V builds for future growth

    Cedar Rapids (USA) – With the realisation of the Diamond V South Plant 2, the company has greatly expanded manufacturing capacity. The initial investment in the expansion – announced in 2016 – is $30 million. When all phases of the expansion are complete, the total cost… Lees verder →

  • probiotics

    Multifunctional benefits of probiotics

    Sofia (Bulgaria)  ̶  Dr. Veerle Hautekiet, Huvepharma’s Global Product Manager Feed Additives, addressed the multifunctional benefits of probiotics in supporting the gut flora balance at the APPC2018 in Bangkok. She also stressed the importance of on choosing the right probiotic to counteract specific health issues.… Lees verder →