Saturday, December 15, 2018

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...

Technology to turn organic waste into animal feed

A Melbourne biotech company is using its software development skills to breed black soldier flies whose larvae turn organic waste into animal feed. Inside a...

Development in Aquaculture Feed Using Wine Waste

Waste from the wine industry is being developed into aquaculture feed with highly promising results. The South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI) has partnered...

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...

Specially-bred wheat for healthy bones in poultry

Specially-bred wheat could help provide some of the key nutrients essential for healthy bones in poultry, reducing the need to supplement the feed, researchers...