Aquaculture

Cargill to expand into salmon feed market

Cargill to expand into salmon feed market

Cargill appears focused on boosting its presence in the aquaculture world with the acquisition of EWOS and its position in the salmon market, say company officials.

Eastern promise: Cargill pins aquafeed growth hopes on Asia

Eastern promise: Cargill pins aquafeed growth hopes on Asia

By Lynda Searby

Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification for Cargill’s feed mills in Central America underlines the continued importance of the region to Cargill’s aquafeed business. However, it is the fast-growing Asian region that offers the greatest potential.

EU wide recognition for UK’s feed industry reward scheme

Special Edition: Feed Safety

EU wide recognition for UK’s feed industry reward scheme

By Jane Byrne

A UK model favoring a culture of dialogue between public authorities and the feed industry along with a recently implemented reward scheme for compliant feed businesses is being hailed as a potential system for adoption Europe wide. 

Support for EFSA findings on zinc MPLs in feed

Support for EFSA findings on zinc MPLs in feed

By Jane Byrne

Numerous EU countries have endorsed the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) opinion from May last year that there should be a reduction in the content of zinc allowed in feed for all farmed animals.