The JBS Board of Directors has approved a proposal to sell JBS Five Rivers Cattle Feeding, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Brazil-based meat and poultry company.
Although there is ample information why to use phytogenics, similar knowledge on how these products work inside the animal remains largely unavailable.
Netherlands-based insect producer Protix has received a firm commitment for funding totaling EUR45 million (US$50 million) from various sources to develop new products tailored to aquaculture feeds.
Robots have become a familiar part of the feed industry and are providing a solution to the shortage of labor and demand for high production.
Anco Animal Nutrition Competence GmbH, an Austrian feed additive company, is expanding its global growth to the Brazil market. The company has chosen Sao Paulo as the location for the subsidiary Anco Brazil, which is currently in the process of being founded. The subsidiary will be operational in 2017 and headed by Marcelo Blumer, Anco Brazil executive director.