News and analysis on the global poultry
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Paul Poornan

Paul Poornan has worked in the animal feed industry for 35 years. He is currently CEO of Humphrey Feeds Ltd., a UK feed company specializing in organic and free range poultry.

ARTICLES

Organics

Challenges of EU organic poultry feed requirements

With the allowance of 5 percent conventional ingredients in organic feeds, the absence of organic amino acid availability is proving an insurmountable obstacle.
Under the current law, EU feed millers struggle to meet laying hen nutritional requirements, labeling legislation and the new nitrogen/phosphorus and greenhouse gas emission legislation.
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Organics

EU’s history of fraudulent organic grain imports

What fraudulent organic grains mean for organic feed producers in Europe and abroad
European organic feed producers have a long history of combating fraudulent imported organic grain stocks, which in the long term may result in more local organic crop production.
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