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Feed Additives, Premixes and Vitamins

The feed additives market has always been changing aligned with feed industry requirements. Sometimes, the availability changes the dynamics, while sometime limited resources and economic scenario force the trend change. However, the factors are changing now, and it is consumer awareness or lack of awareness along with government regulations is …

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Consumers and Governments Shaping Feed Additives Industry

Ankur Kalra Manager – Chemicals & Materials Infoholic Research In old medieval ages, the livestock were fed from farms and waste from household. The idea of industrial production of animal feed which began in late 1800s and evolved since then, gave birth to the feed additive industry in parallel. The …

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The food sector is looking for possible solutions for the protein deficit. Various organizations especially Promoting Insects for Human Consumption & Animal Feed (IPIFF) are conducting activities paving the way for the use of insects in the animal and human diet. Global population is expected to reach 9 billion by …

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Insects: A pillar of tomorrow’s food industry

Research revealed that customers are strongly in favor for the introduction of insects in fish feed which they view as “natural” and “sustainable” as many species like salmon feed on insects in the wild. They believe, however, in the importance of being made aware through clear communication. Maye Walraven Head …

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Alternative proteins: Insects as a Nutritious and Sustainable Feed

Insects are able to recover nutrients from organic residues and bring them back into the food value chain, thereby contributing to a circular economy. Today, this sustainable solution is not only feasible – it can be realized on a large scale and in a very efficient way.    Mariana Nieto …

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European Protein Plan – Building in the Animal Nutrition Dimension In the development of a comprehensive European Protein Plan, the European feed industry is seen by DG AGRI as a crucial stakeholder as it represents the biggest user of protein in the EU. In the past year, FEFAC has highlighted …

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The difference between the protein consumption and production is defined as protein deficit. When the current situation in the European countries is considered, it is seen that protein deficit has become an inescapable issue. European Feed Manufacturers’ Federation (FEFAC) is frequently stressing the protein deficit in the EU feed sector …

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Feed Raw Materials And Raw Material Supply

The first response to the consumer’s complaints about the meat prices are about the high production costs. The main cost in husbandry is feed with a roughly 70 percent rate. In this context, the production and supply of the feed raw materials are very critical.  The measures taken for replacing …

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Feed Raw Material Supply and the Importance of Long-Term Planning

For the production of raw materials, which are important for feed production, Contracted production between the feed sector and producers for the production of raw materials, which are important for feed production, should be promoted, and there should be ways for such producers to utilize from various incentives. So, instead …

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