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YPTECH Co. Ltd. is new Japanese distributor for Delacon

Together with YPTECH Co. Ltd., Delacon is now breaking ground in Japan. Since September, the Tokyo home-based YPTECH Co. Ltd. is the exclusive distributor for Delacon’s phytogenic feed additives. The natural solutions are now available in the company’s portfolio for ruminant, poultry and swine.
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Cargill opens animal feed premix factory in Jordan

Facility will prepare Middle Eastern animal nutrition industry for farming of the future
Cargill’s animal nutrition business, Provimi Jordan, inaugurated a state-of-the-art animal nutrition premix plant in Jordan to provide safe, sustainable solutions to meet the changing needs of farmers and feed producers in the Middle East.
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NPPC cancels 2019 World Pork Expo as precaution

Risk of African swine fever introduction to U.S. herd considered negligible; decision made out of an abundance of caution
The National Pork Producers Council’s board of directors has decided to cancel World Pork Expo 2019 out of an abundance of caution as African swine fever (ASF) continues to spread in China and other parts of Asia.
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COABE and Tyson Foods partner to lift literacy levels

The Coalition on Adult Basic Education (COABE) and Tyson Foods on April 3 announced a partnership to introduce the free Learning Upgrade app to adult learners with low literacy skills and enable them to reach their literacy goals quicker.
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ADM opens new animal nutrition facility

Plant will use industry-leading technology to meet customer needs for livestock feed
Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) has opened its new high-tech livestock feed facility in Quincy, Illinois. This is the fourth cutting-edge animal nutrition manufacturing facility in North America opened in recent months by the global leader in value-added products and solutions for production and companion animals.
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Alltech Young Scientist competition announces regional finalists

The global regional finalists have been selected for the 2019 Alltech Young Scientist (AYS) competition, the world’s largest agriscience competition for university students. Graduate students from colleges and universities around the world whose studies focus on agriculture and science will compete at the highest level for a chance to win $10,000 and gain access to innovative scientists from around the world. Now in its 14th year, the competition has received entrants from a total of 120 universities and 40 countries.
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University of Arkansas, Adisseo to expand poultry research

Collaboration on poultry health and nutrition began last fall
The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture and Adisseo, a France-based animal nutrition company, have entered into an agreement to expand collaborative research in poultry health and nutrition that began last fall.
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USPOULTRY and USAPEEC break ground on new office

12,000 square feet expansion of current USPOULTRY facility in Tucker, Georgia, will help organizations be better able to share expertise
The U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) and the USA Poultry & Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) officially broke ground on an expansion to USPOULTRY’s existing offices in Tucker, Georgia.
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Kemin to increase manufacturing capabilities at India facility

Additional plant capacity will help meet increasing demand for animal protein industry in South Asia
Kemin Industries will expand its manufacturing facility in India, located in the SIPCOT industrial estate. This will allow Kemin to better serve the increasing demand for specialized nutritional ingredients that address the region’s rapidly growing animal protein industry.
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