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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.


Nutriad holds tree planting ceremony

Multinational feed additives producer NUTRIAD received a delegation of ADISSEO to mark the kick-off of the integration between both companies. In a symbolic act CEOs of both companies joined in a tree planting ceremony.
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DSM sees strong fourth quarter in 2017

Company benefited from vitamins A and E shortages in Europe
DSM says it saw strong performance in the fourth quarter of 2017, contributing to an excellent year for the company.
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Millennials want protein raised with natural supplements

Cargill survey indicates popularity of natural supplements to aid digestive health, animal well-being
Millennials, ever interested in where and how their food is produced, want their protein to be raised with the same natural health supplements they would use themselves — and they are driving this trend among the general U.S. consumer base.
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Nuscience enters Canadian market under Biotica brand

Elite level feed technology suite introduced via strategic marketing partnership with Canadian Bio-Systems Inc.
Nuscience, a member of the Royal Agrifirm Group, has introduced its elite level feed technology suite into the Canadian market, under the Biotica product brand via strategic marketing partnership with Canadian Bio-Systems Inc.
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How to leverage feed in antibiotic-free livestock production

2018 FIAAP Animal Nutrition Conference will explore utilization of animal feed additives for AGP replacement, improved animal health and performance
The 2018 FIAAP Animal Nutrition Conference, to be held March 27 in Bangkok, will tackle several key topics related to the elimination and reduction of antibiotic usage in animal feed and production.
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Neovia acquires French mineral feed company

Purchase of Pilardière Group adds to investment in France
Neovia has acquired the Pilardière Group, which is the third largest producer of mineral feeds and nutritional specialties on the French market.
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Getting used to expensive vitamins — time to act is now

Vitamins used to be cheap, but this is last year’s news; we must now act to ensure vitamin feeding cost remains reasonable as vitamins will remain expensive for the foreseeable future.
Today, we see vitamins like E and A being dramatically expensive. Some believe their prices will come down, but others in the know realize that the few players who control the market will not be happy to see low prices again.
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Industry Event

Aquaculture America 2018

2/19/18 to 2/22/18
Las Vegas, NV
United States
Aquaculture America 2018
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