• Animal nutrition

    DSM’s animal nutrition business showing strong, sustained volume growth

    The company called it “a very good performance”​ particularly when building upon 8% organic growth in the prior year. The vitamins maker said the strong, sustained volume growth in the nine months was underpinned by customers’ desire to operate at higher inventory levels given the widespread and ongoing supply certainty concerns. The business benefitted from continued good business conditions across all species and especially strong demand in China and Latin America. Q3 review ​ In an update on progress for Q3 2021, the specialty chemicals producer said its animal nutrition unit delivered 12% organic sales growth, led by very strong volume growth of 14%, supported by the reopening of global…

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    FDA: Purina Animal Nutrition Voluntarily Recalls Cattle, Wildlife Feed

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is reporting that Purina Animal Nutrition is voluntarily recalling one lot of the following products for cattle livestock and for wildlife such as deer, antelope, and wild sheep due to the potential of elevated urea levels. Pet Age has confirmed the FDA report with a media representative from Purina Animal Nutrition. The affected products include: Formula No. Item No. Description Package Info. Lot No. IntendedSpecies 376C 3006237-206 Purina® PRECON Cattle Starter 50# Bag 1OCT18GOZ1 Cattle 30PR 0046877 Purina® 4- SQUAREStocker/Grower 14 50# Bag 1OCT15GOZ1 Cattle 30PF 0047449 PURINA® 4- SQUARE®Breeder 20 50# Bag 1OCT15GOZ1 Cattle 528P 3005417-201 PURINA® Antler Advantage Wildlife 16 ARS Bulk…

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    EU Commission seeks feedback as it looks to revamp animal welfare rules

    The initiative will explore several options for addressing the shortcomings identified in a recent evaluation of such legislation, which looks to regulate animal welfare at farm level, during transport and at slaughter. The consultation​​ period is open until January 21, 2022; the Commission is hoping to present a revised legislative proposal to member states and the European Parliament by Q4 2023. EU legislation on the welfare of farmed animals consists of one directive concerning the protection of animals kept for farming purposes and four directives laying down minimum standards for the protection of laying hens, broilers, pigs and calves; it also includes regulation on animal transport as well as rules…

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    Animal Nutrition Chemicals Market Projected to Reach $15.33 Billion by 2024 | In-Depth Analysis with Top Key Players

    Animal Nutrition Chemicals Market Surge in livestock production, increase in consumption of animal-based product, increase in pet health care center, veterinaries contributed to growth of market PORTLAND, OR, UNITED STATES, October 21, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — According to the report published by Allied Market Research, global Animal Nutrition Chemicals Market garnered $10.28 billion in 2017, and is estimated to garner $15.33 billion by 2024, growing a CAGR of 5.9% from 2018 to 2024. The report offers an extensive analysis of changing market dynamics, key segments, major investment pockets, market share, and competitive intelligence. Surge in livestock production, increase in consumption of animal-based products, and increase in pet health care centers and…

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    BASF, Cargill to jointly develop animal feed enzymes

    MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA, US — The BASF and Cargill animal nutrition business partnership is expanding to include research and development capabilities and new markets to the existing feed enzymes distribution agreements. The companies will develop, produce, market and sell enzyme products and solutions with the goal of reducing nutrient waste, improving feed efficiency and promote animal growth and well-being.   Along with the new development agreement, BASF and Cargill aim to expand their distribution partnerships over the coming months, adding further countries across multiple continents to the cooperation. This extended partnership builds upon the successful distribution collaboration both partners have developed across Brazil and the Middle East and Africa (MEA) in…

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    DSM Animal Nutrition and Health, bettermoo(d), Sapphire Dairies

    This week, we have interviews with Christie Chavis, vice president at DSM Animal Nutrition and Health; Sajid Shehzad Sufi, director sales & marketing at Sapphire Dairies; and Nima Bahrami, CEO and founder of bettermoo(d). We also have our weekly look at the global dairy markets with Charlie Hyland at StoneX. New RTD latte from Sapphire Dairies​ Sapphire Dairies Pvt. Ltd. provides consumers dairy products by managing the collection and packaging of milk from start to finish in Pakistan. Caffètru, its newly launched RTD Latte, has a blend of Arabica and Robusta coffee with milk from its own farm. “Caffètru offers coffee aficionados the authentic coffee experience made from the finest…

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    DSM sets up new animal nutrition and health unit as it streamlines business

    The Dutch company has established three distinct business groups. DSM will begin reporting according to this new structure from January 2022. With more than €3bn in existing sales, the company said its animal nutrition and health business will focus on products for “a radical, yet achievable, transformation in the sustainability of animal protein production.” ​ The unit incorporates products such as vitamins and carotenoids, the recently purchased asset, the Erber Group, a global supplier of eubiotics and a mycotoxin risk management expert, as well as the methane inhibitor, Bovaer. The unit also includes data-driven decision-making tools for famers like Sustell, and for veterinarians and animal health practitioners like Verax. Another unit,…