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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

Zinpro Corporation names Corey Carpenter as account manager – swine

Carpenter provides Midwestern customers with technical sales support in swine nutrition
Zinpro Corporation announces that Corey Carpenter has joined the company as account manager - swine. In this position, he is responsible for the growth and management of Zinpro Performance Minerals sales in the Midwestern U.S.
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New VP sales and marketing NAFTA at Hamlet Protein

Bryan Horn has joined Hamlet Protein Inc. in the position as VP Sales & Marketing for the NAFTA region. From the facilities in Findlay, Ohio, Bryan Horn will be responsible for developing Hamlet Protein's sales and customer service in the NAFTA region and to support the continued quest to deliver the company's strategic goals in the high quality soy protein market within young animal nutrition.
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Poultry

How broiler super pre-starter diets impact bird growth

By targeting the needs of the young chick, its performance can be improved, but the investment needs to make overall economic sense
The limited digestive capacity of broiler chicks post hatch demands easily digestible raw materials. A diet containing high-quality, functional ingredients provides a good nutritional start in life. However, there are varied opinions on the ability of a diet fed only for a few days to improve growth through to slaughter.
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How storage of specialty feeds affects protein quality

Specialty ingredients, especially for young animals, contain a great amount of protein that is not only expensive but also highly prone to deterioration when stored under unfavorable conditions.
Most specialty feeds, and particularly those designed for young animals, contain relatively high concentrations of sensitive ingredients.
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Chemistry of organic acids in antibiotic-free animal diets

There are a great number of available organic acids on the market, and understanding their chemistry is the only way to select the right one for each animal feed.
Despite the widespread use of organic acids, there is still a considerable gap in our knowledge that goes beyond the classic dose-response effect as these compounds require knowledge of basic chemistry before using them correctly.
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EVENTS

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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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