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  • 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 →

  • Barentz

    Joint venture Barentz and Deltagen

    Hoofddorp (The Netherlands)  ̶  Barentz International, an international leader in the distribution of high-quality ingredients, announced the establishment of a Joint Venture with Deltagen Group, a specialized food ingredients distributor headquartered on Curaçao, with local presence in Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Chile and Peru. Cooperation In… Lees verder →

  • EW Nutrition

    Strategic partnership EW Nutrition and ICON

    Visbek (Germany)  ̶  EW Nutrition has concluded an agreement to acquire 51% of the shares in ICON, a company specialized in feed solutions for the Turkish livestock market. The transaction was signed on March 29, 2018. The company will be renamed EW ICON. Customer service… Lees verder →

  • Diamond V

    Allyson Kragel joins Diamond V team

    Cedar Rapids (USA) – Diamond V recently welcomed Allyson Kragel, who has joined the company as Marketing Communications Manager. In her new role, she will focus on advertising and media relations, public relations, and corporate and local communications. Experience Kragel earned her B.A. in journalism… Lees verder →

  • Diam Grain

    Agrifirm signs joint venture with Diam Grain

    Apeldoorn (The Netherlands)  ̶  Royal Agrifirm Group signed a joint venture agreement in Algiers with Diam Grain, aimed at the local production and sales of premixes in Algeria. The agreement includes the construction of a new state of the art premix plant that will offer… Lees verder →

  • piglet feeds

    Impact of zinc and copper in piglet feeds

    Sillingy (France)  ̶  Animine resently presented their insights on zinc and copper in piglet feeds at the 50th Swine Research Days in Paris. Zinc A study from Ghent University (Belgium) showed that supplementation with pharmacological dosage of the standard zinc oxide or with lower dosage… Lees verder →

  • eurotier

    Digital animal farming theme at EuroTier 2018

    Frankfurt (Germany)  ̶  The world’s leading trade fair for livestock professionals, EuroTier 2018, will be themed ‘Digital Animal Farming – Management Support, Animal Health, Food Safety’. Digitization An increasingly digitally connected world opens up new possibilities for successfully combining productivity and animal welfare, as well… Lees verder →

  • Victam asia

    Victam Asia in anticipation of its opening next week

    Nijkerk (The Netherlands)  ̶  The opening of Victam Asia 2018 is only a week away. The exhibition will be organised from March 27 – 29, 2018 in Bitec, Bangkok (Thailand). Victam Asia is established as the event dedicated to the animal feed processing, grain processing,… Lees verder →

  • pearse lyons

    Alltech founder Pearse Lyons passed away


    Lexington (USA) – Founder and president, Dr. Pearse Lyons died on Thursday, March 8, due to an acute lung condition that developed during his recovery from heart surgery. He was 73. “The thoughts of our entire Alltech family around the world are with Dr. Lyons’… Lees verder →


    VIV MEA 2018 confirms regional hub status

    Utrecht (The Netherlands)  ̶  Good reviews from exhibitors and visitors has set the seal on a successful second edition of regional feed-to-food trade show VIV MEA. Their comments about the February 2018 event confirmed the value of having a truly professional and international show in… Lees verder →