• Animal nutrition

    ADM opens new animal nutrition lab

    ROLLE, SWITZERLAND – Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) announced on Nov. 15 the opening of its new animal nutrition laboratory located in Rolle, Switzerland. The new lab will support the development of science-based feed additives to meet customer needs for petfood, aquaculture and livestock species worldwide, the company said. ADM said scientists in the lab will accelerate the development of innovative products to address some of the main challenges of animal production with sustainability at the forefront. For example, scientists will develop precise methods to characterize molecules and its modes of action, as well as to support product stability studies and traceability in feed. “The opening of our new laboratory is…

  • Dog

    San Antonio dog owner shares tearful reunion with lab who went missing 10 years ago

    SAN ANTONIO – It’s a new beginning for a San Antonio dog owner and his labrador after being reunited for the first time in 10 years. Animal Care Services reconnected them Wednesday after Samson, the lab, went into their care last month, along with six other dogs. “Samson went missing a decade ago and it broke his family’s hearts,” ACS said in a statement on social media. “They did everything they could to find him, but never did. Still, they never forgot him.” Samson was in bad shape when he arrived at ACS, according to staff members. He was dirty, covered in fleas, but it wasn’t until the animal shelter…