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The crucial function of trace minerals in cattle

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes Balanced trace mineral supplementation plays a key role in livestock nutritional plans and beef cattle health programmes. A deficiency...

The connection between grain markets and feed prices

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes Grain is definitely the biggest source of energy in feed and that the cost of grain influences the cost...

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

A sustainable and circular bioeconomy is an option for a better future (Sturm and Banse, 2021; Chavarria et al., 2020; Fritsche et al., 2020)....

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...

Efficiency of soya bean meal replacement by rapeseed meal and/or canola...

Estimated reading time: 7 minutes Researchers have been invested in finding solutions for poultry feeding which support high layer performance at lower feeding costs....

Total mixed rations: A tale of three types of feed

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes Total mixed rations (TMR) are fed to animals that are entirely dependent on the nutrition the producer provides and...

Swiss feed milling experience shared on local soil

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes Feed milling is the combination of processes used to produce feed suitable for animal consumption. It forms an important...

Making feed go further in challenging times

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes Poultry feed prices rose between 50 and 80% above industry averages in the last two years, resulting in a...

Getting the best out of feed for feedlot cattle

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes Since the UP-Agric Feedlot Challenge kicked off on 5 July 2022, sleeping in has become a thing of the...

Voermol: Here’s to 60 years of feeding ruminants

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes This year, Voermol Feeds celebrates its 60th year of existence. Traditionally, the stone representing a 60th anniversary is a...