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Feed Mill Management

ForFarmers ending feed production in Schalkwijk

Meanwhile, company gets approval for acquisition of Bowerings Animal Feeds assets
ForFarmers will transfer the production activities of Van Gorp Biologische Voeders B.V. (Van Gorp Bio), which currently take place in Schalkwijk, the Netherlands, to the production location of Reudink in Lochem, effective July 1.
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Country Junction Feeds to acquire Federated Co-operatives mill

Feed mill in Edmonton, Alberta, will help Canadian company add to capacity while diversifying products and services
Canada’s Country Junction Feeds, headquartered in Wetaskiwin, Alberta, has announced a major expansion of its operations with the agreement to acquire the Federated Co-operatives Ltd. (FCL) feed mill in Edmonton, Alberta.
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Swine outlook

African swine fever: What feed manufacturers need to know

Research has identified animal feed as a potential vector for the deadly pig disease. What can the global feed industry do to deter its spread and ensure feed safety?
An overview of the impact African swine fever will have on global animal protein, pork and feed production in 2019 and how feed manufacturers can mitigate the risks of its spread with biosecurity best practices.
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Malaysia’s Leong Hup plans initial public offering

Much of the proceeds are to be used to facilitate growth in Malaysia, Vietnam and the Philippines
Malaysian poultry and feed company Leong Hup is launching an initial public offering (IPO) in hopes of raising RM275 million (US$66.3 million).
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USPOULTRY 2019 feed mill seminar focuses on preventative maintenance

Feed industry professionals recently gathered in Nashville, Tennessee, for USPOULTRY’s 2019 Feed Mill Management Seminar. Discussions focused on preventative maintenance standards, the importance of comprehensive internal policies for the benefit of feed mill workers, and the future of the industry.
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