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Special Edition: Dairy feed trends

Ireland: Project looks to extract high value products from grass

By Jane Byrne

The Institute of Technology (IT) in Tralee, in the South West of Ireland, is managing a small-scale biorefinery demonstration project, having secured funding of almost €1m from EIP-Agri, co-funded by the Irish Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine...

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Special Edition: Dairy Feed Trends

Better protein labelling of dairy feeds required, says Irish group

By Jane Byrne

In Ireland, the deputy president of dairy farmer representatives, the Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers' Association, is urging the Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine to make it a statutory requirement for feed millers to publish the PDI content...

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UK trials on GM oils for feed and food greenlighted

By Jane Byrne

A five-year UK project targeting novel feed and food ingredients, involving a series of trials on genetically modified (GM) camelina plants, has been approved, despite anti-GM campaigners’ ongoing reservations.

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Investments in Vietnamese pig sector despite ASF challenge

By Jane Byrne

Leading Chinese feed producer, New Hope Group, is planning to construct three pig farms in Vietnam, despite the threat from the African Swine Fever (ASF) virus sweeping through that country and other markets in South East Asia.

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