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AFMA Matrix

AFMA Matrix is a quarterly scientific magazine published on behalf of the Animal Feeds Manufacturer’s Association (AFMA) in South Africa and Southern Africa. This is the only magazine in South Africa dedicated to the animal feed industry and ideally positioned to facilitate discussion between role-players, whether in the form of the latest industry news or the latest feed research. Contact us: lynette@plaasmedia.co.za.

Read AFMA Matrix in September

The September issue of AFMA Matrix features a variety of informative articles ranging from the fourth agricultural revolution to twin-screw extrusion and load shedding. This special edition also includes the programme for the AFMA Forum 2023 and articles by speakers who will be presenting at the Forum.

Also look forward to the following articles:

  • The 4th agricultural revolution.
  • AFMA Forum 2023 programme.
  • Consumer and market trends.
  • Writers Cup winner announcement.
  • Fibre fermentation in the chicken.
  • Antibiotics and antimicrobial resistance.
  • Gut health.
  • Systemic inflammation.
  • And much more!

 Click here to download a PDF version of AFMA Matrix. The magazine is also available as an interactive flipbook at digimags.agriorbit.com.

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#kykweervrydag Plaas TV 21 Augustus – 25 Augustus 2023

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The role of feed-grade amino acids in the bioeconomy: Contribution from...

Estimated reading time: 15 minutes Bioeconomy will make for a better future. Policymakers recognise this with the inclusion in the EU Bioeconomy Strategy. For the...

AFMA Intervarsity Writer’s Cup 2023: Winner round 3/own research

The effect of ionophone use and essential oil compounds in calf diets on animal growth and the prevalence of antibiotic resistant Escherichia coli Estimated reading...

Alternative byproducts to replace soya bean in pig nutrition

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes This article discusses alternative byproducts to replace soya bean in pigs’ diets and their effects on growth performance and...

Swiss feed milling experience shared on local soil

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes Feed milling refers to the combination of processes utilised to produce feed suitable for animal consumption. The course came...