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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

How phytogenics affect animals provides usage insights

Phytogenics are currently considered one of the top alternatives to in-feed antibiotics for poultry, and understanding how they work can aid in selecting and using the right product for the right purpose.
Although there is ample information why to use phytogenics, similar knowledge on how these products work inside the animal remains largely unavailable.
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Anco establishes subsidiary in Brazil

Sao Paulo location to be operational this year
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.
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Insects

Unlocking the potential of insect meal in animal feed

Changing regulations, more research and commercially available products means including insects in feed is becoming more interesting.
The animal feed industry has been talking about the nutritional and environmental benefits of using insect meal; however, legislation and availability have limited its practical use. Developments in both areas mean in fish diets it has become a viable option and, for monogastrics, it has real commercial potential.
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Evonik, DSM choose Nebraska for new production facility

Manufacturing site in Blair, Nebraska will produce innovative, new omega-3 fatty acids
Evonik and Royal DSM will locate the commercial-scale production facility for their omega-3 fatty acids from natural marine algae for animal nutrition in Blair, Nebraska.
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ADM, Anco collaborate on specialty feed ingredient

Deal will provide Anco ingredients to ADM customers
Archer Daniels Midlands Co. has entered into a strategic collaboration with Austria-based Anco Animal Nutrition Competence GmbH to provide Anco’s line of specialty feed ingredients to ADM Animal Nutrition customers.
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Zinpro names new president/CEO, chief operating officer

Moves will allow company’s owner to focus on role as board chairman
Animal nutrition company Zinpro Corp. has named William Scrimgeour as president and CEO. The company’s owner, Michael D. Anderson, says the move will allow him to concentrate more time and energy on his role as chairman of the board of directors.
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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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