Find out about merger and acquisition activity in the poultry and animal feed industries in February 2021.

HKScan sells its Vantaa property to Sagax

HKScan sold the land and buildings of its Vantaa property to Sagax Finland Asset Management.

Alltech, DLG joint venture focuses on Scandinavian market

Alltech and DLG Group are joining forces for a second time, with a focus on delivering greater profitability and efficiency to livestock producers in Scandinavia. Alltech and DLG are finalizing the purchase of Finnish company Kärki-Agri, a joint venture that will strengthen their delivery of innovative, field-proven animal nutrition.


Cherkizovo buying Atria subsidiary OOO Pit-Product

Finnish meat and poultry company Atria has agreed to sell its Russian subsidiary, OOO Pit-Product, to Cherkizovo Group, the largest meat and poultry producer in Russia, for an estimated price of EUR35 million (US$42.1 million).

IK Investment Partners to acquire Innovad

Innovad, a global supplier of animal health and nutrition solutions, will be acquired by IK Investment Partners through its IK IX Fund. 

Hormel to acquire Planters from Kraft Heinz

Hormel Foods Corporation entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Planters snack nut portfolio from the Kraft Heinz Company.

Highview Capital acquires Randall Farms

Highview Capital announces its acquisition of Randall Farms, a leading provider of fresh poultry and meat products

MiXscience joins Cooperative Research Farms

MiXscience, based in Bruz, France, has become the newest member of Cooperative Research Farms (CRF).

Tyson Foods buying 49% stake in Malaysian poultry business

Tyson Foods will invest in the Malaysia-based Malayan Flour Mills Berhad’s vertically integrated poultry business, which will add more supply flexibility for both companies.

EW Nutrition acquires Novus’ Feed Quality, Pigments

EW Nutrition, a global provider of animal nutrition solutions, announced today that it has acquired the Feed Quality and Pigments business from Novus International Inc.