Monday, August 20, 2018

NASA soil moisture data supports USDA global crop forecasts

Data from the first NASA satellite mission dedicated to measuring the water content of soils is now being used operationally by the U.S. Department...

Another feed mill by Marvin Group to cater Vietnam market

Animal feed producer the Mavin Group has recently opened the MavinAustfeed Dong Thap Animal Feed mill at the Cai Tau Ha Industrial Zone in...

Nutreco and West Coast JV to produce quality shrimp and tilapia feed in India

The planned joint feed venture between Nutreco and India's West Coast Group is expected to boost both the shrimp and tilapia sectors in the...

China GMO crop panel meeting raises approval hopes

An influential Chinese scientific advisory board on genetically modified crops met recently for the first time in a year, sources said, in a sign...

Argentina to buy US soybeans

The surprise move pushed Chicago soybean futures to a one-month high, in the latest development to upend global soy trading after top buyer China...

De Heus further expands in Mayanmar with USD 16M feed plant

Animal feed firm De Heus recently announced the launch of its second production site in Myanmar. This feed plant in Mandalay, combined with the...

Evonik Opens New NIR Lab for Animal Nutrition in Nairobi

In May Evonik inaugurated its first laboratory for its animal nutrition business in Nairobi (Kenya). Equipped with state-of-the-art NIR technology, the facility helps feed...

BioMar expansion plans remains unaffected from low shrimp prices

Feed producer BioMar Group is steaming ahead with its investments in greater production capacity after its recent acquisition in Ecuador despite low prices for...

China Reopens for US Sorghum

In an unexpected sign of goodwill ahead of trade talks with the United States, China announced in May that its Ministry of Commerce had...

Price pressure on Indonesian fish feed producers

Fish feed producers in Indonesia are preparing to raise their prices to keep up with the growing cost of raw material and a strengthening...