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La Coop fédérée, subsidiaries to acquire F. Ménard

Deal includes pork and milling sector activities, but not poultry
Management of La Coop fédérée, its Olymel and Sollio Agriculture divisions and F. Ménard have agreed to acquire all the assets of Ange-Gardien company F. Ménard, in Montérégie, Quebec.
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Elanco collaborates with AgBiome for swine nutritional health innovation

Collaboration furthers Elanco’s commitment to antibiotic stewardship and offering alternatives to pork producers’ most difficult challenges
Elanco Animal Health Inc. has entered into a new global R&D collaboration with AgBiome Inc. to develop nutritional health products for swine. The collaboration further demonstrates Elanco’s commitment to antibiotic stewardship and bringing alternatives to producers’ most difficult challenges.
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Calysta receives $30M investment to improve global food security

Funding from BP Ventures will support worldwide rollout of sustainable single-cell protein
Leading alternative protein producer Calysta has received a $30 million investment from BP Ventures to support a worldwide rollout of Calysta’s FeedKind protein, which can help improve global food security, one of the greatest challenges facing the world today.
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Cargill, InnovaFeed partner to bring innovative, sustainable feed to animal producers

Can insects be part of the solution to feed a growing world? Cargill and InnovaFeed say, ‘yes’
Cargill and InnovaFeed have entered into a strategic partnership to bring sustainable and innovative feed options to the animal nutrition industry. Through the partnership, Cargill and InnovaFeed will collaborate to jointly market fish feed which includes insect protein, enabling both partners to support the growth of sustainable aquaculture.
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Cargill to acquire swine feed producer in Brazil

The acquisition of Beckers Indústria de Nutrição Animal Ltda. will strengthen Cargill’s position in Brazil’s swine nutrition sector
The transaction should be completed in the coming weeks, depending on the regulatory approvals of the Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE).
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Chicken Farmers of Canada and KFC team up

KFC Canada will partner with Chicken Farmers of Canada by featuring the Raised by a Canadian Farmer seal on its products, which demonstrates the commitment of restaurants and grocery retailers who source chicken raised to the highest standards of quality and care by Canadian farmers, of which 100% of KFC Canada’s system supports.
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Kemin launches new vision and logo for the future

Global ingredient manufacturer sets sights on sustainably transforming 80% of world by 2042
Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer, has unveiled its new global vision and logo to align the company strategically for 2042 and beyond.
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Oklahoma State breaks ground on animal nutrition, physiology center

Facility will foster research and discovery in animal agriculture
Recent groundbreaking ceremonies for Oklahoma State University’s new Animal Nutrition and Physiology Center heralded a new era for the university’s longstanding commitment to the animal agriculture industry and animal well-being in general.
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