Tuesday, April 24, 2018

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...

MycoKey to develop solutions for reducing mycotoxins in food and feed chains

Mycotoxins, produced by fungal mold, currently contaminates a quarter of the world's agriculture produce, making it a potential growing threat to people and animals,...

Natural gas based animal feed

Pellets made using methane-eating bacteria — methanotrophs — that are found naturally in soil and lakes can be converted into animal feed. These are...

First botanical additive authorized in EU

The dry grape extract developed and commercialized by Nor-Feed becomes the 1st botanical sensory additive authorized for animal nutrition by the European Commission. Nor-Feed...

Natural gas protein-an alternative to fishmeal and soymeal

A new technology has been adopted by a Danish firm that is capable of producing natural protein from methane gas, using technology which is...

New Forage Grass Varieties may boost milk production by 40%

New varieties of high-quality, drought-resistant forage grasses can boost milk production by 40 percent and generate millions of dollars in economic benefits for struggling...

Pineapple fruit residue silage as fodder source for livestock

The NIANP (ICAR), Bangalore has developed a silage technology to preserve pineapple fruit residue and use it as fodder for livestock. Feeding of this...

Novel process to develop fishmeal substitute

Prairie AquaTech is developing an enhanced microbial conversion to produce high-protein feed that is converted into pellets for aquaculture. Bill Gibbons, an industrial microbiologist and...