Deal will allow for further development of Nigerian aquaculture industry
April 11, 2018
As the global leader in the manufacture and supply of aquaculture feeds, Skretting has long supported aquaculture markets across Africa, ensuring the consistent availability of high-quality fish feed products to local producers.
In the East African state of Kenya, climate change is being blamed for increasingly erratic weather patterns. As well as local initiatives to encourage poultry farming, innovative farmers are finding ways to overcome the challenges, experimenting with different breeds and new feed ingredients.
Plans to develop RCL Foods' own Agriculture Academy in South Africa were announced by Dr Sanjay Maharaj, the company’s technical executive for agriculture, at a technical school organised jointly with Cobb Europe at KwaZulu-Natal.
A sudden increase in the cost of imported aquaculture feeds as the result of exchange rate changes, and strong local demand for fish products have led to a number of new investments in the aquafeed sector in Nigeria.
Hubbard is pleased to announce the appointment of Mathieu Lardière as Technical Manager for the EMEA Region (Europe, Middle East & North Africa). Mathieu will report to Bruno Briand, Sales Director EMEA.
Investigations into the health crisis that is known to have killed 180 South Africans, and to have sickened 948 people reveal the source of infection to have been a ready-to-eat (RTE) meat product, polony, and two firms have been linked to the outbreaks.