European VC Seventure investing in biotech innovation for alternative protein

Investors have followed these trends from mutual funds for 'clean' stocks to venture capital promoting innovation in biotech for alternative protein The outbreak of novel...

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...

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...

Seaweed – Research focus of start-ups and international animal nutrition companies

While carbon dioxide tends to be a significant focus of controlling climate-affecting emissions, methane produced by livestock such as bovines is also considered a...

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...

Metamorphosis: A Technique for Sustainable Fish and Animal Feed

Food waste feeds the larvae of the black soldier fly, which in turn has the potential to become sustainable feed for fish and animals....

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...

Superdosing Phytase can Support Improved Performance in Broilers

'Superdosing', the practice of using high doses of phytase to target phytate destruction, can serve to recover broiler performance losses associated with reductions in...

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....

An alternative feed component as universal immunostimulant for shrimp

A technology that once looked promising as an alternative source of jet fuel for US military aircraft now has commercial applications for shrimp feed,...