All news articles for January 2018

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Raisio’s feed business up for grabs

By Jane Byrne

Finnish group, Raisio, says it is looking to divest its feed operations as part of a strategy to focus on the healthy foods business.

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Alltech to shut down Kentucky algae facility

By Jane Byrne

Alltech is closing its algae facility in Winchester, Kentucky, saying the move was prompted by the need for more flexibility and less constraint in terms of algae production.

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News in Brief

Are you a feed, farming or food hero?

By Jane Byrne

Food Chain, the BBC World Service program, wants to recognize companies carrying out outstanding work in food production and farming, businesses that challenge established methods and practices to secure the future.

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New EU standard iodine method for feed

By Jane Byrne

A new method, developed by the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), to ensure that iodine content in feed stays below EU maximum level limits has been approved as the European standard.