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2305, 2018

Press Release: Feedinfo Continues Expansion into Asia with Inaugural Bangkok Conference

May 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

23 May 2018 - On 16-18 May 2018 over 200 senior representatives of the specialty feed ingredients sector came together for Feed Additives Asia at the Millennium Hilton Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand to discuss current [...]

2205, 2018

Feed Additives Asia 2018: Vitamin Volatility and Lessons to Be Learned – Feedinfo

May 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

16 May 2018 - It can be argued that today's vitamin market context, characterized by simultaneous price rises of nearly all vitamins, hasn't been seen in many years. “It has been a roller-coaster ride in [...]

2205, 2018

INTERVIEW: Dupont’s ‘Nutribiosis’ Approach Seeks to Overhaul Animal Nutrition and Health Paradigms

May 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

22 May 2018 - In the past, nutrition was limited to nutrients. It involved no intricate understanding of bacterial populations. It was only superficially related to the health status of an animal. Today, of course, [...]

2205, 2018

Feed Additives Asia 2018: Differences in Feed Additive Registration within Asia-Pacific Region

May 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

18 May 2018 - Procedures for feed additive and veterinary medicine certification are now carried out online in Indonesia, reducing the length of the process. “Testing of veterinary medicinal quality is based on the minimum [...]

2205, 2018

Feed Additives Asia 2018: Factors Shaping Chinese Amino Acid and Vitamin Production Costs – Feedinfo

May 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

16 May 2018 - Simon Duke, Editor-in-Chief of Feedinfo News Service, who was speaking at Feed Additives Asia 2018 in Bangkok today, informed the audience that more feed additives catering to the trends of antibiotic [...]

2205, 2018

Feed Additives Asia 2018: Current Approach to Meat Production Needs to Evolve – Feedinfo

May 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

16 May 2018 - The future of meat and protein production is increasingly becoming a massive concern for governments and other stakeholders worldwide. Simon Duke, Editor-in-Chief of Feedinfo News Service, speaking at Feed Additives Asia [...]

1705, 2018

INTERVIEW: Adisseo/Novozymes Talk ‘Consistency’ of Alterion Probiotic Ahead of EU Launch

May 17th, 2018|0 Comments

17 May 2018 - In early 2016, Adisseo and Novozymes launched their jointly-developed probiotic for poultry, Alterion®, in the U.S. market as well as in a number of countries in the Middle East and South [...]

1505, 2018

Press Release: Feedinfo US Animal Nutrition Sector Tour to Take Place in Late-May – Early-June

May 15th, 2018|0 Comments

15 May 2018 - Lyall Kynoch (Senior Account Manager - North and South America), Janos Gal (Senior Analyst - Phosphates and Copper Sulphate) and Michael Squibb (Key Account Manager – Events) have just announced a [...]

905, 2018

INTERVIEW: Hokovit Champions Intensive Calf Feeding As Solution to Dairy Cattle Obesity and Inconsistent Heifer Performance

May 9th, 2018|0 Comments

09 May 2018- The feeding of rearing calves and heifers is becoming an increasingly important preoccupation for those whose livelihood depends on dairy. According to Swiss nutrition expert Jürg Hofmann, the key to ensuring consistent [...]

3004, 2018

INTERVIEW: Research Shows Worrying Possibility of Viral Pathogens Surviving in Feed Additives for Trans-Oceanic Voyages

April 30th, 2018|0 Comments

30 April 2018- “It was a shock,” says Dr. Scott A. Dee, of Pipestone Veterinary Service's applied research department. “It still is.” According to him, until very recently, it had been generally believed that viruses [...]

2604, 2018

INTERVIEW: Trouw Nutrition Supports Integrated Multi-Stakeholder Approach to Fight AMR

April 26th, 2018|0 Comments

26 April 2018 - In June 2017 the European Commission adopted the EU One Health Action Plan against Antimicrobial resistance (AMR). It builds on the 2011 action plan, its evaluation, the feedback received on a [...]

2404, 2018

INTERVIEW: With AquaKulture Launch, Kemin Commits to Sector With ‘Tremendous’ Growth

April 24th, 2018|0 Comments

24 April 2018- At the World Aquaculture Symposium in Taipei today, US-based specialty ingredients giant Kemin Industries announced it would be launching a new division within its animal nutrition and health division devoted to aqua [...]

1904, 2018

INTERVIEW: Programming the Dairy Calf for a Healthy Life

April 19th, 2018|0 Comments

19 April 2018 – It has been four years since the launch of LifeStart, a science-based calf rearing programme aiming to give dairy farmers a better understanding of the mechanisms behind young animal development, health [...]

1604, 2018

Feed Additives in Asia: A Conversation with Feedinfo’s Editor-in-Chief and Lead Analyst

April 16th, 2018|0 Comments

16 April 2018 - With a month to go until our first event in Asia, in Bangkok, Feed Additives Asia 2018, we spoke to Editor-in-Chief, Simon Duke, and Martijn de Cocq, Lead Analyst at Feedinfo [...]

1204, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Feed Additives Global 2018 – 26 to 28 September, Hotel Okura Amsterdam

April 12th, 2018|0 Comments

12 April 2018 - Following on from the success of our sell-out launch event we are excited to announce that Feed Additives Global 2018 will be held in Amsterdam at the Okura Hotel from the [...]

1204, 2018

INTERVIEW: Agrifirm Building Direct Presence in Algeria’s Growing Animal Nutrition Sector

April 12th, 2018|0 Comments

12 April 2018 - In late-March Royal Agrifirm Group announced a joint venture with Algeria's Diam Grain to construct a new premix plant in Blida, near Algiers. Agrifirm and Diam Grain will aim to offer [...]

1004, 2018

INTERVIEW: A Step Beyond Antibiotics Reduction, the Demedication Concept Seeks Revolution in Pig Production—Lallemand Animal Nutrition

April 10th, 2018|0 Comments

10 April 2018- In June of 2017, the Standing Committee on Veterinary Medicinal Products in the EU voted to withdraw marketing authorizations for veterinary medicines containing zinc oxide, giving member states five years to enact [...]

2203, 2018

Meet the Editor at Feed Additives Asia 2018

March 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

21 March 2018 - Feed Additives Asia 2018, to be held in Bangkok, Thailand (16-18 May 2018), will host a “Meet the Editor” session during the networking lunch on Day 2. “Meet the Editor” is [...]

2103, 2018

INTERVIEW: Directors of Newly-Established Evonik-DSM JV Veramaris Discuss Outlook

March 21st, 2018|0 Comments

21 March 2018 - DSM and Evonik's 50-50 joint venture, Veramaris V.O.F., which uses natural marine algae to produce sustainable omega-3 fatty acid products for animal nutrition is now officially established after receiving all necessary [...]

1903, 2018

INTERVIEW: Digital Disruption and the Path to Digital Nutrition

March 19th, 2018|0 Comments

19 March 2018 - Speaking at last week's AFIA Purchasing and Ingredient Suppliers Conference in Fort Worth, Texas, Dr. John Foley, nutritionist at Format Solutions one of Cargill's digital businesses - discussed the use of [...]

1503, 2018

INSIGHT: Can the Spread of Vegetarian Culture in China Impact Meat Demand?

March 15th, 2018|0 Comments

6 March 2018 - It's not easy to cut out meat from your diet in China. China has a long and complex relationship with meat. As the nation grew wealthier, eating meat became a sign [...]

2602, 2018

INSIGHT: Producers Weigh In on Growth Trajectory for Powder vs. Liquid Methionine in Developing World

February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

22 February 2018- The centre of gravity for methionine growth has shifted firmly to the developing world. But of course, the world's methionine needs can be met in different ways, with solid forms of DL- [...]

2602, 2018

INTERVIEW: Vigilance Required as Climate Change and Weather Events Bring Evolving Mycotoxin Challenges

February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

26 February 2018- You cannot combat a threat you have not detected. This is why exercises such as Biomin's annual mycotoxin survey have such importance for the industry. 2018 marks the 14th year of Biomin's [...]

1302, 2018

INTERVIEW: Adisseo Pursues Research of Hydroxy-Selenomethionine Benefits

February 13th, 2018|0 Comments

13 February 2018 - Selenium was discovered 200 years ago. Over the years, acquired knowledge and expertise have made this metalloid a recognized nutritional element for all animals and humans. Adisseo started working on selenium [...]

602, 2018

INSIGHT: Arguing the Case to Use L-Glutamine in US Piglets

February 6th, 2018|0 Comments

6 February 2018 - L-glutamine, which is produced naturally in swine, was recently highlighted in a USDA-Agricultural Research Service (ARS) study published last year in the Journal of Animal Science, as being a promising alternative [...]

102, 2018

Press Release: Feedinfo Expands Pricing and Analyst Team with Hire of Martijn de Cocq from Cargill Animal Nutrition

February 1st, 2018|0 Comments

1 February 2018 - Feedinfo News Service – the world's leading provider of market intelligence; news; data and benchmark pricing for the global feed and feed additives industry – today announces the appointment of Martijn [...]

2901, 2018

INTERVIEW: Zinpro Experts Discuss Trace Mineral Solutions to Reduce Chronic Inflammation in Animals

January 29th, 2018|0 Comments

29 January 2018 – Zinpro Corporation recently hosted its first International Inflammation Symposium, attended by more than 200 world-leading poultry and swine experts from nearly 40 countries. During the event, attendees shared insights, knowledge and [...]

1801, 2018

INTERVIEW: Kemin’s First Company-Owned Site in Canada Affirms Growth Potential of the Market

January 18th, 2018|0 Comments

18 January 2018- Today, US animal nutrition firm Kemin will cut the ribbon on their inaugural company-owned site in Canada. After having built a presence in the world's 11th biggest feed producing country via longtime [...]

1801, 2018

INTERVIEW: Plant-Based Antioxidants Can Have ‘Sparing Effect’ on Vitamin E During Supply Crisis- Nuscience

January 18th, 2018|0 Comments

10 January 2018- Many markets around the world are struggling with the low availability of vitamins A and E, whose supply is currently limited because of the declaration of force majeure by BASF in early [...]

1701, 2018

INTERVIEW: Endomicrobial Feed Supplementation, a New Technology Used in Animal Nutrition

January 17th, 2018|0 Comments

17 January 2018 - Established in 2015, based in San Diego, with commercial operations headquartered in Indianapolis, Ascus Biosciences may well be the first endomicrobial ecology company to provide endomicrobial animal solutions as there is [...]

401, 2018

INTERVIEW: Huge Challenges Remain Before Precision Livestock Farming Can Effect Transformative Change

January 4th, 2018|0 Comments

04 January 2018- Thought leaders in animal production are, on the whole, quite excited about the possibilities of precision livestock farming (PLF): the idea that advances in sensors and hardware, in big data and algorithms, [...]

2011, 2017

Press Release: Feedinfo to Launch First Asian Event in May 2018

November 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Following the success of Feed Additives 2017, Feedinfo News Service presents “Feed Additives Asia 2018”. To be held in Bangkok, Thailand on 16 - 18 May 2018, this event will bring together high-level stakeholders involved [...]

1711, 2017

Vitamin A – Why is the Market in Chaos?

November 17th, 2017|0 Comments

The fire which occurred at BASF's citral plant on 31 October 2017 has had very serious repercussions on the supply of vitamin A to the global food and feed markets. As a consequence of this [...]

2710, 2017

Bayer Rules Out Possible Acquisition of Elanco; too Busy with USD 66 Bln Monsanto Deal

October 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Bayer AG reiterated yesterday that it is fully committed to its USD 66 billion purchase of Monsanto and is too busy to consider an acquisition of Elanco Animal Health, which could be possibly be put [...]

2410, 2017

Cargill to Acquire Diamond V

October 24th, 2017|0 Comments

With a view to boost its presence in the global feed additives market, Cargill today has signed an agreement to acquire Diamond V. The deal, which is expected to close in January 2018, will include [...]

2310, 2017

Feed Additives 2017 – Frankfurt

October 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

In September 2017, Feedinfo News Service hosted the first Feed Additives conference in Frankfurt. Over 450 attendees from around the world came to hear and learn from the leaders and pioneers of the industry and [...]

1310, 2017

ADM Opens Premix Plant in Zhangzhou, South China

October 13th, 2017|0 Comments

ADM has opened its new feed premix plant in Zhangzhou, South China. The facility - ADM's fourth in China - has an annual production capacity of 30,000 tons of premixes and 80,000 tons of complete [...]

1210, 2017

Manure Mountains, Latest Headache for Closed Dutch Poultry Farms

October 12th, 2017|0 Comments

The Fipronil crisis in the Netherlands has resulted in another sticky issue: tons of chicken manure potentially contaminated with the banned insecticide are piling up in hundreds of Dutch poultry farms. More than two months [...]

1010, 2017

INTERVIEW: Lonza Discusses Potential of its Custom Manufacturing Services for the White Biotechnology Industry

October 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Described as one of this century's key technologies with vast potential for innovation, white biotechnology refers to the use of living cells and/or their enzymes to create products that are more easily degradable, require less [...]

1010, 2017

INSIGHT: Brexit Impact on Germany’s Feed and Agriculture Industry

October 10th, 2017|0 Comments

The German Farmers' Association (DBV) and other German agricultural industry bodies are very concerned about the expected economic as well as political insecurities caused by Brexit negotiations (or lack of) and Britain's decision to leave [...]

910, 2017

INTERVIEW: Phibro Plans Further Growth in Latin American Market

October 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Latin America represents an important part of Phibro Animal Health's global sales - accounting for approximately 20% of the company's total animal health sales. Phibro has a large presence there, especially in Brazil where it [...]

610, 2017

EU: ‘Feed Material’ – Dried Killed Bacterial Biomass By-product from Lysine Production Using E. coli Strain – Confused with ‘Feed Additive’

October 6th, 2017|0 Comments

The alert launched by France on September 28 for an amino acid fermentation by-product produced from a GMO led to the publication of RASFF notification 2017.1544 by the European Commission, which categorized the risk as [...]

2509, 2017

INTERVIEW: Cargill’s New Dairy Digital Platform a First Step in Company’s Big Data Push

September 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Cargill Inc. is stepping up its focus on digitalization and analytics. The recent launch of its Dairy Enteligen(TM) data collection, management and analysis platform in Italy and Spain and the subsequent roll-out in the U.S. [...]

2109, 2017

INTERVIEW: Kemin Sees Scope for Improvement in Feed Mill Profitability and Pellet Quality

September 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Feed milling may be complex as it comprises several engineering steps such as pelleting, conditioning, drying, cooling, managing steam quality, etc. but operators do have additional ways to increase profitability in their feed production by [...]

2009, 2017

Dechra Pharmaceuticals’ FY Revenues Grow

September 20th, 2017|0 Comments

"As we complete our 20th year since inception of the Company, we are pleased to report that the Group has delivered another strong financial performance." -Ian Page, Chief Executive OfficerHighlights Strategic progress made: · Core [...]

2009, 2017

Australia Lifts Beef Production Forecast as Adverse Weather Returns

September 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Australia raised its forecast for beef production during the 2017/18 season by more than 6 percent on Tuesday as dry weather forces graziers to increase slaughters. Beef production from the world's fourth largest exporter will [...]

2009, 2017

Moroccan Poultry Federation Denies Claims Regarding Arsenic-Contaminated Feed

September 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Morocco's Interprofessional Federation of the Poultry Sector (FISA) has denied claims that arsenic residues have been found in poultry feed. Earlier this month, Moroccan newspaper Assabah claimed that the National Office for the Sanitary Security [...]

2009, 2017

Daesang Launches L-Histidine Monohydrochloride Monohydrate Product

September 20th, 2017|0 Comments

South Korea's Daesang Corporation has launched a new feed grade L-Histidine monohydrochloride monohydrate product. "After the acquisition of the Paik Kwang Lysine business, Daesang kept successful sales of Lysine HCL and Liquid Lysine in the Europe market. Daesang [...]

2009, 2017

Feedinfo to Host its First Ever Conference: Feed Additives 2017

September 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Source: Feedinfo News Service (dated 13/03/2017) Feed Additives 2017 will be held September 27–29 in Frankfurt, Germany, and promises to be a must-attend experience packed with business-critical information, novel ideas, innovations and solutions for the [...]

1309, 2017

Feed Additives 2017 – Key Speakers Announced

September 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Feed Additives 2017, the highly anticipated event for the specialty feed ingredients sector has released its agenda this week. Content for the event was decided through in-depth research with stakeholders from the feed additives, premix [...]

709, 2017

INSIGHT: Algal and Bacterial Protein Sources May Present Keys to More Sustainable Feed

September 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Two of the most essential protein sources to the animal feed industry—fishmeal and soy—are also two feed ingredients sometimes criticized as unsustainable. Even those who fiercely defend the two industries, claiming they mostly contain reputable [...]

2908, 2017

INTERVIEW: NSP Feed Enzymes Can Be Further Optimized

August 29th, 2017|0 Comments

NSP (non-starch polysaccharide) enzymes remain a leading segment of the feed enzyme market in Europe, partly due to high prices of energy sources and also partly due to the overall sector concern for sustainable and [...]

1608, 2017

INSIGHT: OIE Supporting Countries in Accurate Reporting of Antibiotic Usage in Animals

August 16th, 2017|0 Comments

In the lead-up to Feed Additives 2017, Feedinfo News Service touches base with Delfy Góchez - Chargée de Mission, World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). Ms. Góchez will be joining the Day 1 interactive session: [...]

708, 2017

INSIGHT: Feather Meal – A Potential Source of Antimicrobial Residue Contamination in the Food Chain

August 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Broiler chicken processing plants currently produce vast amounts of poultry waste material which go through a by-product operation before being converted into animal feed, which is produced by rendering the waste materials in hygienic conditions. [...]

208, 2017

INSIGHT: Poland’s Compound Feed and Poultry Industry Expansion Continues

August 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Poland's compound feed and poultry industries have continued their strong growth despite underlying challenges in the wider European market. Investment in broiler production in Poland has been significant in recent years and farmers have kept [...]

1303, 2017

FeedInfo launches Feed Additives Global

March 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Feedinfo is delighted to announce the launch of it’s very first live event, Feed Additives 2017. This event is the premier business event for the speciality feed ingredients sector. Taking place in Amsterdam on the [...]

906, 2016

Briefing Media acquires Global Data Systems

June 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Briefing Media today announces the acquisition of Global Data Systems (“GDS”). GDS is the publisher of two market leading intelligence platforms: FeedInfo – the world’s leading source of news and premium intelligence for the meat, [...]

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