Thursday, November 15, 2018

New American pest may impact Maize production in India

India's acute farm crisis has just been worsened by an American pestilence called fall armyworm and farmers, biologists and agronomists are scrambling to contain...

DSM increases footprint with its second Animal Nutrition & Health premix plant in India

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in nutrition, health and sustainable living, recently opened its second animal nutrition & health premix plant in...

INvertebrateIT connects aquaculture stakeholders for sustainable feed

The INvertebrateIT project is pleased to announce an open call to all stakeholders in aquaculture to collaborate with three forward-thinking small to medium-sized enterprises...

Cargill presents aplant-based alternative for fish feed application

Feed and nutrition firm Cargill has announced the launch of a sustainable, canola seed alternative source of Omega-3 fatty acids for fish feed applications. Cargill...

Acquisition puts De Heus in Indonesian feed market

Royal De Heus Group enters Indonesian market through acquisition of Universal Agri Bisnisindo. The company signed a share purchase agreement Oct. 11 to acquire...

China to resume imports of oil meal from India

China to import 5 lakh tonne of rapeseed meal, may resume soy meal imports too. India exported 3.5 lakh tonne of oil meals worth Rs...

Ukrainian new crop corn rallies as EU feed grain fears bite

Prices for Ukrainian new crop corn is rallying as farmers concerned over the price of animal feed grains make forward purchases, switching from feed...

New animal feed plant to support dairy industry in Sri Lanka

Pelwatte Dairy Industries Limited (PDIL), Sri Lanka's 100% local dairy manufacturer has since its inception been driven by a vision of making this nation...

The Netherlands contributes to sustainable soya production in countries of origin

The Dutch animal feed sector has switched to using only certified soya in animal feed, part of which is RTRS-certified. Wageningen Economic Research was...

Tradewind Provides Credit Facility for Peruvian Fishmeal Producer

Tradewind has announced the closing of a $2.5 million export factoring facility for a producer of fishmeal based in Peru. The aquaculture company sells...