All news articles for April 2019

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News in Brief

Whyte to drive BioMar’s Australian operations

By Jane Byrne

BioMar, in announcing the appointment of a new MD for its Australian operations, said its new feed production site in Tasmania is scheduled to start operations either late Q4 2019 or early Q1 2020.

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EFSA asked to carry out risk assessment under medicated feed rules

By Jane Byrne

The EU Commission has requested EFSA to assess the specific concentrations of 24 antimicrobials resulting from cross-contamination to non-target feed, below which there would not be an effect on the emergence of and/or selection for resistance in microbial...

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Cutting methane emissions in cattle

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

Adding pods and foliage of locally available legumes to cattle diets, may reduce cattle methane emissions, boost protein digestion and support dry matter intake, say researchers.