Research on Phosphorus digestion in layer birds

Phosphorus is an indispensable nutrient for humans, animals, and plants. But especially livestock usually cannot satisfy their needs with only plant-based feed. To compensate,...

Scientists discovered a new method to trace protein sources of Salmon

More than half of the world's fish and seafood products come from aquaculture. The increasing demand and the simultaneous decline of the natural stocks...

Ground-breaking reduction in greenhouse gas emissions with natural feed ingredient

Trial at Copenhagen University shows a 58% methane reduction can be realized by using a natural feed supplement made from fruit and vegetables. Livestock emissions...

Plant oil supplementation can reduce GHG emission in ruminants

Plant oil supplements reduce methane emissions and improve milk fatty acid composition in dairy cows fed grass silage-based diets without affecting milk yield. Ruminants contribute...

Research finds higher quality of floating fish feed pellets

A team of researchers conducted two experiments to understand the impact of pre-gelatinized (PG) taro and broken rice for manufacturing higher quality floating fish...

GMO Camelina: Sustainable alternative to omega-3 fish oil

Diminishing global fish stocks are a serious concern for the environment and food security, yet our fish consumption keeps growing. Producing fish oil on...

Innovative technology to produce enzyme for animal feed

An Indian research scholar, who developed technology to produce Phytase enzyme with a low cost, was awarded a Rs 50 lakh grant by the...

A new cotton variety: A safe protein source for non-ruminants

Cotton is one of the largest producing crops around the world. The plant provides cotton fibre as the raw material for the textile industry....

Brachiaria: Wonder grass holds key to drought-resistant animal feed

It produces 19 tonnes of green fodder per acre, and about nine tonnes after drying.It produces 19 tonnes of green fodder per acre, and...

Innovative feed transforming Chile salmon sector

Lowering the use of marine raw materials coming from wild catch has been a long-term objective for the feed industry and the offer of...