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Animal Feed Additives

Feed additives are added to livestock feed for farm animals that require extra nutrients, such as vitamins, amino acids, fatty acids and minerals to grow at a healthy rate. Find the latest articles, news and analysis on animal feed additives from the editors of Feed International and Feed Management magazines to optimize food production animals’ diets.

ARTICLES

Nutriad's global commitment to food safety

As a feed additives company, Nutriad, Inc. doesn't see itself as only part of the animal protein/feed industry, but as an important player in the food chain as well. With that realization, the company takes very seriously the safety of its products and ingredients not only to animals but also to consumers.
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Nutriad presents Digestive Performance range in Brazil

Multinational producer of feed additives for livestock and aquaculture NUTRIAD, highlighted the importance of digestive health for swine at the recent Simpósio Brasil Sul de Suinocultura (BRSS), in Chapecó (SC-Brazil) in August.
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Electrolyte balance in super pre-starter broiler feeds

Research indicated that broilers during the first week post-hatch may benefit from an increased dietary electrolyte balance.
A recent research report from Sweden, presented during the European Symposium on Poultry Nutrition (ESPN) conference in early May 2017, indicated that broilers during the first week post-hatch may benefit from an increased dietary electrolyte balance.
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Biomin strengthens commitment to Mexican market

Company will strengthen its commitment to the Mexican poultry and livestock sectors in the near future, including the strategic decision to open a local business unit.
Biomin products first became commercially available in Mexico in 1992 through local distributor INUSA Mexico, beginning with the mycotoxin-deactivating Mycofix. The product offering expanded over the years to include a full suite of Biomin gut performance management solutions: Digestarom, PoultryStar and Biotronic.
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Is FCR always the right profitability index for broilers?

A real case scenario using actual broiler feeds demonstrates that cost per gain is a much more reliable index when we make nutritional changes in broiler feeds.
We often forget that the efficiency by which animals convert feed to products like body weight, eggs or milk (often called feed conversion rate or FCR) is but an index, and not always related to true profitability.
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EVENTS

Industry Event

Aquaculture Europe 2017

10/16/17 to 10/20/17
Dubrovnik
Croatia
Aquaculture Europe 2017
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Aquaculture America 2018

2/19/18 to 2/22/18
Las Vegas, NV
United States
Aquaculture America 2018
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