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When is a piglet’s gut healthy? View the webinar

A lot is being said about gut health problems in piglets – but how to define a healthy piglet gut? That question – and much more was answered at Pig Progress’ seminar/webinar ‘Healthy guts, healthy piglets’, held at EuroTier in Germany, on November 16. Missed it? Here’s your chance to catch up.

EuroTier webinars: Re-watch them now!

The international brands All About Feed, Pig Progress, World Poultry and Dairy Global hosted a series of webinars/seminars at EuroTier in Hanover, Germany.

Breizh Algae Tour: "Algae might be silver bullet"

This year's Olmix Group's annual meeting - The Breizh Algae Tour - shed light on solutions to grow plants, raise animals and process food without pesticides, antibiotics and chemical additives.

Insect journal to co-operate with EAAP

The Journal of Insects as Food and Feed (JIFF) will collaborate with the recently appointed Study Commission on Insects of the European Federation of Animal Science (EAAP).

Mongolia enriches eggs due to selenium deficiency

A recent study conducted by the Ministry of Health in Mongolia identified selenium deficiency as a serious public health concern. The Ministry now intends to increase the population’s selenium intake through enriched foods, notably eggs.

More feed produced in Russia

Russia continues to increase overall volume of feed production. But this is not the case for all animal species.

Thanksgiving Blessings to Our Friends

At this time of Thanksgiving we pause to count our blessings. The freedom of this great country in which we live Its opportunity for achievement and freedom to worship The friendship and confidence you have show in us For this and so much more we are deeply thankful. Best wishes for a Happy Thanksgiving from the ZimmComm/AgWired team.

Carta abierta al Sr. Han Chang-fu: ¡Pare la exportación de Paraquat producido por Syngenta y otros en China!

Acogemos con agrado la sugerencia del Ministerio de Agricultura de China el 9 de mayo de 2016 de reclasificar la toxicidad del plaguicida Paraquat de "medio tóxico" a "extremadamente tóxico" así como las decisiones tomadas por su ministerio para prohibir el uso de todas las variantes de paraquat en China. Show More Summary

Ethiopia: What is there to hide in the Omo Valley?

This report is both a travel story and analysis of the “Italian system” in Ethiopia. It is also an exploration of increased repression carried out by the Addis Ababa government against any form of dissent, and the impact of its development policies, which are interwoven with infrastructure projects often characterised by strong Italian interests. Show More Summary

Cranberries, potatoes, clementines available for Christmas

Growers expect plenty of cranberries to be available for the Christmas rush despite some weather issues. Growers expect plenty of cranberries to be available for the Christmas rush despite some weather issues.

Market Source hires general manager

Market Source, the buying division of Glendale, Wis.-based Maglio Companies, has hired Silvia Franco as general manager of its operation in McAllen, Texas. Market Source, the buying division of Glendale, Wis.-based Maglio Companies, has hired Silvia Franco as general manager of its operation in McAllen, Texas.

Shop Local at the Christmas Bazaar

The annual Walthill Christmas Bazaar will be held on Dec. 1 at the Walthill Fire Hall, located on the main street of Walthill, Neb. The Bazaar offers unique, handmade jewelry, shawls and bead-work made by members of the Omaha Tribe,Show More Summary

Slowing Down to Shop Small this Holiday Season

I recently attended the North Platte, NE, Shop Local Kickoff event, featuring state and local proclamations highlighting the importance of shopping local brick and mortar retail stores. The event made me think about my holiday shopping. This year, I’m challenging myself to make local purchases and encourage everyone else to do the same. Show More Summary

Industry Pleased with EPA Biofuels Rule

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced final renewable fuel volume requirement increases under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program. “By implementing the program enacted by Congress, we are expanding theShow More Summary

Insect protein in aquaculture step closer

The EU insect sector welcomes the proposal for authorising the use of insect proteins in aquaculture, and considers the guidance on novel food as good working basis.

Mycotoxins in Polish wheat and triticale

This year’s harvest of wheat and triticale in Poland is of concerning quality in terms of mycotoxin contamination. This is stated by animal nutrition company Nutriad, based on analysis of 73 wheat and 32 triticale samples collected across Poland.

Mycotoxin book launched by Kemin

At the recently held EuroTier in Hanover, Germany, Kemin presented a new book on Mycotoxins in Animal Feeds – Facts and Solutions.

Neonatal milk feeding discussed at EuroTier

During the Technical Forum at EuroTier, the initial insights from ongoing longitudinal studies on the benefits of enhanced neonatal milk feeding were presented by Trouw Nutrition LifeStart researcher, Dr Harma Berends.

Positive EFSA opinion for Fumzyme

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has published a positive Scientific Opinion on the safety and efficacy of a mycotoxin biotransforming enzyme from Biomin for the application in poultry feed.

Brexit and food processing

By some measures food processing is the country's most important industry, but is rarely treated as such. Relatively few estimates are available of the impact that Brexit might have on it. Boston Consulting Group, law firm Herbert Smith...Show More Summary

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