English newsitems

  • Victam

    Victam 2019: preparation well under way

    Nijkerk (The Netherlands)  ̶  Victam International 2019 is coming up. The organisation is in full swing for the next edition of the event with special focus on feed industry, grain processing, and more. Companies who wish to participate in the exhibition can book their space… Lees verder →

  • animine

    Alessandra Monteiro and Jinxiao Zhang join Animine

    Sillingy (France)  ̶  Dr Alessandra Monteiro and Dr Jinxiao Zhang have been appointed by Animine, to strengthen the team, respectively in Europe and the Asia Pacific region. R&D The France-based supplier of value added sources of trace minerals for animal nutrition Animine appointed Alessandra Monteiro… Lees verder →

  • copper

    EU regulation on copper supplements published

    Sillingly (France) – EU Regulation 2018/1039 on copper sources for animal nutrition has been published on July 23, 2018. This regulations will lead to changes in the maximum levels of copper supplementation in feeds. In piglet feeds the maximum levels of copper suplementation will be… Lees verder →

  • drought

    Continuous drought affects silage position farmers

    Leeuwarden (The Netherlands) – The continuous drought of the past weeks and the combined high temperatures pose Dutch dairy farmers for a dilemma. Especially those farmers who work with a premium for grazing their cattle for at least 120 days. This was highlighted during a… Lees verder →

  • IFIF

    IFIF introduces training programme in Ghana

    Accra (Ghana) – The International Feed Industry Federation (IFIF) announced the launch of the IFIF Global Animal Nutrition Programme ‘Train the Trainer’ programme in Ghana. Supported by the Ghana Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA), the training programme based on the IFIF FAO Feed Manual of… Lees verder →

  • VIV Europe

    VIV Europe 2018 welcomes executives in animal protein

    Utrecht (The Netherlands)  ̶  VIV Europe in its latest edition at the Jaarbeurs Utrecht showground in The Netherlands has justified being described as the World Expo from feed to food, says Event Manager Renate Wiendels of VNU Exhibitions Europe. Professionals from 144 countries in six… Lees verder →

  • geelen

    Geelen supplies its 10.000th counterflow system

    Haelen (The Netherlands)  ̶  Geelen Counterflow will this year deliver the 10.000th counterflow system. Geelen started in 1980 and quickly decided to specialize exclusively in the counterflow cooler as invented by its founder Pierre Geelen. The efficient counterflow heat exchange between product and ambient air… Lees verder →

  • Agrifirm acquires Special Nutrients

    Apeldoorn (The Netherlands)  ̶  Royal Agrifirm Group has signed the agreement to acquire Special Nutrients, the Miami based leading provider of scientifically proven mycotoxin binders. For Special Nutrients this step supports the further development of its strong portfolio of mycotoxin binding solutions. Agrifirm shows through… Lees verder →

  • Frank Looff

    Frank Looff joins Diamond V Europe

    Cedar Rapids, (USA) – Diamond V recently welcomed Dr. Frank Looff, who has joined the company’s Europe team as Technical Sales Support Manager. “In this new role, Looff will serve dairy producers, veterinarians, nutritionists, and feed manufacturers, and help Diamond V develop the ruminant market… Lees verder →

  • Fefac en IFIA sign Memorandum of Cooperation

    Brussels (Belgium)  ̶  IFIA and FEFAC signed a Memorandum of Cooperation fostering cooperation and information exchange (MoC) for the mutual benefit of the respective membership. The agreement aims to establish cooperation at three levels: Communication channels and relevant information exchange on feed safety, animal nutrition… Lees verder →