In the Netherlands, animal feed manufacturers Agrifirm and ForFarmers sold their shares in the agricultural software company Agrovision to agri-food insurance, audit and certification group CoMoreAgrifirm previously held 33 percent of Agrovision and ForFarmers had a shareholding of 23 percent. In total, CoMore has bought 92 percent of the shares.

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The shareholders said they had chosen to sell in order to focus on their core business, while Agrovision's activities — which include developing and marketing software systems for poultry and pig management — were described as fitting with CoMore's strategy.