Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Camelina oil – A promising alternative

Memorial-partnered research leads to approval for camelina oil fish feed The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has approved the use of mechanically-extracted camelina oil as...

Turbocharging Photosynthesis in Corn Hikes Yield

The discovery promises to be a key step in improving agricultural efficiency and yield, according to new research in Nature Plants, Corn productivity can be...

New protein extraction method for Animal feed from Biomass

Deep eutectic solvents (DESs) are mixtures of solids that form a liquid solution at low temperatures when mixed in suitable ratios. The method has...

Distillers coproducts continue to evolve

June 2015: Several years back it was asked if everything that could be done with distillers grains was done. It is amazing how innovation...

Mushroom-based feed supplement might improve U.S. Cattle farming

The researchers from College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences are working on integrating mushroom and cattle production.  The team recently received athree-year, $500k grant...

Grape pomace may fight challenge of the disease faced by farmed fish

A team of researchers from the Federal University of Santa Maria and the State University of Santa Catarina in Brazil explored the use of...

A discovery to lower methane emissions from livestock

A scientific team identifies the rumen enzymes that control the main energy source for methane-producing microbes. In the global quest to reduce greenhouse gases, finding...

Technology to feed cattle from waste

The organic waste generated by the food sector, such as crop waste, expired products like milk, soups, meat and vegetables, as well as those...

Animal feed from Cassava peel

With 60% of the world's arable land, Africa has the potential to not only feed itself, but also to become a major food exporter....

Canola meal may improve productivity and efficiency in dairy cows

New research at the University of Nevada and University of Wisconsin supports use of canola meal over soybean meal in dairy cow diets. The...