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Information on global poultry, pig and animal feed markets.

Animal Feed Additives

Food supplements 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.

ARTICLES

5 advanced feed formulation secrets about minerals

It takes years of trial and error to be able to fully comprehend why some feed formulas are possible and others will not work.
Feed formulation remains 10 percent science and 90 percent experience, not because there is no sufficient scientific background to support this exercise of balance, but rather because it remains a job learned after college.
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Livestock, poultry producers turn to vaccines, biosecurity

Tighter restrictions on the use of antibiotics in animal production means producers need to find new strategies for health and performance
As new rules governing the use of antibiotics in livestock and poultry production come into force in the U.S., producers are increasing the use of vaccines and improving their sanitation and biosecurity.
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Mineral relative bioavailability misconceptions explained

Availability, in absolute terms, refers to the amount of a nutrient that is available to the animal for metabolism and incorporation into tissues.
While visiting EuroTier 2016 last November, I had several discussions that involved minerals in animal feeds: the likes of copper, zinc, manganese, phosphorus and calcium. Regardless of the purpose of the discussion or the mineral in question, I often encountered a misconception.
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Top 10 animal feed news stories of 2016

Animal nutrition, top companies information, mergers and acquisitions among the most read
See what the 10 most read animal feed-related news items on WATTAgNet.com were during 2016.
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EVENTS

Industry Event

Aquaculture America 2017

2/19/17 to 2/22/17
San Antonio, TX
United States
Aquaculture America 2017
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Aquaculture Europe 2017

10/16/17 to 10/20/17
Dubrovnik
Croatia
Aquaculture Europe 2017
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Industry Event

Aquaculture America 2018

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