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Do we still need crude protein in animal feed?

Is the term crude protein used in animal feed formulations still up to date? This is explored in a recent article by All About...

Effects of feed on health need more attention

Prof Dr Josef Kamphues from the University of Veterinary Medicine in Hanover, Germany, has launched a plea for producers to keep in mind that...

Impact of foetal programming on dairy herds

Foetal programming relates to the idea that stress during a critical period of in utero growth can have long term effects on the offspring....

Workshop commits to focus on fish for global nourishment

Participants at the Global Workshop on Nutrition-sensitive Fish Agri-food Systems which closed 8 December in Siem Reap, Cambodia agreed that while evidence is mounting...

Feeding the blue wildebeest

The wildebeest migrations are possibly the most well-known of all animal migrations worldwide. The white bearded wildebeest, a close relative to our blue wildebeest...

Cargill acquires full ownership of Provimi premix

Further expanding its commitment to growth in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), Cargill is acquiring full ownership of the Provimi-branded Cargill Premix & Nutrition SSA business...

Celebrate World Animal Day at first Soweto Dog Show

Mars Petcare, known for brands such as Pedigree® & Whiskas® along with its sister company, Royal Canin, have partnered with the Soweto Animal Rescue...

Apply now for 2018 postgraduate food security programme

A developer of new food products, a teacher at a youth prison and a nutritionist are among those breaking new ground as the first...

Kemin Smart Milk: Mycotoxins increase in 2017

The annual Kemin Smart Milk seminar and roadshow was held on 31 July at Kemin Offices, Olifantsfontein, in Johannesburg. After the Gauteng session, the...

Seed Kit to make balanced nutrition affordable

In an effort to help break the chain of poverty and hunger in South Africa, agriculture firms, Laeveld Agrochem and AgricultSURE, have joined forces...