Wednesday, February 21, 2024
HomeMagazinesAFMA Matrix

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:

Read AFMA Matrix in January

AFMA Matrix kicks off 2024 with an array of in-depth, industry-specific articles ranging from an analysis of the South African soya bean and crushing industry to an insightful article on feed trends in 2024 and beyond. Underutilised feed sources and edible insects in animal feed make for a must-read edition of AFMA Matrix in January.

Also look forward to the following articles:

  • Production of defatted soya bean flours for animal feeds.
  • Insight into the world of fibre analysis.
  • The protein revolution – an AFMA Intervarsity Writer’s Cup 2024 article
  • Composition and utilisation of feed by monogastric animals in the context of circular food production systems.
  • Nutritional strategies to diminish aquafeed wastes.
  • Underutilised feed sources for ruminants.
  • And much more!

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

Read previous issues

Read selected articles

RSG Landbou: 2 Oktober 2023 – geborg deur Plaas Media

Goeie nuus vir landbou en inwoners wat afhanklik is van water uit die Kougadam – sedert Maart vanjaar het die dam met meer as...

Plaas TV: Klimaatslim boerdery, AFMA Forum, Agbiz Graan- en Oliesade-simposium en...

Hierdie week het Plaas TV weereens vir interessante kykstof gesorg en vandag is #kykweervrydag. Hier is ’n opsomming van dié week se episodes: Die Veeplaas Klimaatslim Ambassadeur-projek...

#kykweervrydag Plaas TV 21 Augustus – 25 Augustus 2023

Hierdie week het Plaas TV weereens vir interessante kykstof gesorg en vandag is #kykweervrydag. Hier is ’n opsomming van dié week se episodes: Mark en ligging is...

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...