Aquaculture

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Protix is launching the first insect fed salmon brand

By Jane Byrne

An insect fed salmon, branded as Friendly Salmon, has arisen out of a four-year long research project – AquaFly - that began in 2014 and involved Protix along with Norwegian partners, the Institute of Marine Research (IMR) and the Norwegian University...

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Special Edition: Reports from IPPE

New feed phytate reference guide

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

AB Vista is working to highlight average levels of phytate in common feed ingredients to provide a guide for phytase use and cost-effective feed formulation, says global manager.

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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.