Manufacturers

Trials underpin newly developed sow line from ForFarmers

Trials underpin newly developed sow line from ForFarmers

By Jane Byrne

Dutch feed manufacturer, ForFarmers, said it has developed the NOVA range to feed sows and gilts throughout their reproductive cycle; the products are aimed at boosting lactation, performance and sow longevity.

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Indian feed player Godrej Agrovet going down IPO route

By Jane Byrne

Indian feed producer, Godrej Agrovet, has set a price range of 450-460 rupees a share for its initial public offering (IPO) to raise up to 11.6 billion rupees (US$177.6m), according to a public notice published today.

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Dispatches from SPACE 2017

Sanders Euralis looks to develop a French soybean chain

By Jane Byrne

Sanders, the animal feed business of French agri group, Avril, in conjunction with the cooperative, Euralis, are backing French protein production through the opening of a soybean crushing facility in Vic-en-Bigorre, in the southwest of France.

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Cargill buys Thai feed mill through public tender

By Jane Byrne

US agribusiness group, Cargill, has acquired a poultry and swine feed mill in the Prachinburi province in Thailand, in a move it says will expand its animal nutrition business capabilities in that South East Asian country.

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Irish pig feed player invests to meet Brexit challenges head-on

By Jane Byrne

The Brett Group, an Irish integrated multinational pork and bacon processor with annual revenues of €100m, is striving for greater production efficiency, particularly in feed milling, to mitigate against Brexit led market volatility.

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New MD of Skretting

By Jane Byrne

Nutreco has a new managing director of its Skretting salmon feed and Southern Europe unit.