• Animal Nutrition

    Multi-state immersion experience engages nutrition professionals | Livestock

    Beef councils from Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and Oklahoma hosted a select group of 17 registered dietitians from 12 states for a three-day, virtual Nutrition Adventure. Attendees were selected given their high level of involvement on social media, blog platforms and within university dietetic programs. The checkoff-funded event emphasized beef’s nutritional profile and culinary versatility through practical applications. Participants learned about emerging human nutrition research, as well as the lean cuts of beef and how best to prepare them from leading experts. They then used this information during interactive sessions to help better prepare them to share it with clients and  

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  • Animal Nutrition

    Barentz on the asset trail, Japfa buys dairy farms in China, federal funds for US carbon capture project, high feed prices hurting UK pig sector

    Barentz International is expanding its activities in North America. The company has entered into an agreement to acquire Pestell Nutrition Inc, a distributor of feed additives, nutritional ingredients, macro and trace minerals, and pet specialty ingredients for the animal health, animal nutrition, and pet food sectors across Canada and the US. Headquartered in New Hamburg, Ontario, Canada, Pestell Nutrition has a significant position in Canada and a fast-growing expansion into the US animal nutrition market, said Barentz. With over 20 warehouses and transloading facilities throughout North America supporting its distribution capabilities, the Canadian company had a turnover of around €200m  

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  • Animal Nutrition

    Animal nutrition company joins forces to enrich human health

    Devenish Executive Chairman Owen Brennan: “We are thrilled to partner with Mara on this new venture which will enable us to deliver on our shared vision of improving human and animal health through nutrition.” Devenish and Mara Renewables Corporation have launched their new joint venture called Humanativ, which not only formalises a long-standing partnership between the 2 but also enables them to deliver a unique, patented omega-3 DHA solution to the global animal nutrition market. …less than 20% of the world’s population are getting the required levels of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) through their diet. Naturally enriching meat  

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  • Animal Nutrition

    Global Animal Nutrition Ingredients Market Advancements and Outlook 2020 to 2027 Addcon Group, Adisseo France SAS, Ajinomoto Co., Inc., Aliphos Belgium S.A. and others

    Zion Market Research has recently updated its massive report catalogue by adding a fresh study titled “Global Animal Nutrition Ingredients Market Advancements and Outlook 2020 to 2027 Addcon Group, Adisseo France SAS, Ajinomoto Co., Inc., Aliphos Belgium S.A. and others”. This business intelligence study encapsulates vital details about the market current as well as future status during the mentioned forecast period of 2025. The Animal Nutrition Ingredients Market report contains broadening quantifiable details of Animal Nutrition Ingredients Market, which empowers the client to do the future move and envision right execution. The progression rate is reviewed on a thorough examination  

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  • Animal Nutrition

    BIOMIN participates in research project to improve animal health

    BIOMIN, leading animal nutrition and feed additive producer, has participated in a four-year, US$11mn EU-backed research consortium The role of animal host-microbiota interactions is crucial to understanding gut health, and thus improving animal health, welfare and performance. (Image source: Adobe Stock) The aim is to address the challenges of pig and poultry production by creating a new technology to analyse animal-microbiota interactions at the microscale and produce 3D visualisations. The Project 3D’omics, which involves 13 partner organisations from 11 countries and receives funds from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research & Innovation Platform, is led by the University  

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  • Animal Care

    Fort Worth Animal Shelter facing dire overcrowding

    The Fort Worth Animal Shelter is experiencing an overcapacity situation, with approximately 2,800 animals entering the shelter in April and May. The need for help from the Fort Worth community is immediate, especially for medium and large dogs, and cats. Adoption fees continue to be waived. All pets have been spayed/neutered, microchipped and received their first round of vaccinations. Even with the new North Animal Campus opening recently, the number of pets currently housed in the four facilities – including the Chuck and Brenda Silcox Animal Care and Adoption Center and the two PetSmart Adoption Centers – continues to grow.  

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  • Animal News

    Animal rights group sues park service over dying elk

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Dozens of tule elk at Point Reyes National Seashore have died from starvation and dehydration in the last year because the animals couldn’t get past a fence that the National Park Service placed to stop them from competing for food and water with cattle, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday against the federal government. Three California residents and the Animal Legal Defense Fund sued the park service in federal court in San Francisco claiming it is being negligent and more animals will die if the agency is not ordered to provide food and water during the  

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  • Pets & Animal

    Kinship and Shelter Animals Count Partner to Improve Animal Welfare Through Technology

    NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kinship, a company dedicated to reimagining pet parenting through innovative products and services, today announced a unique technology partnership with Shelter Animals Count (SAC), an independent nonprofit that is home to The National Database of sheltered animal statistics. As SAC’s premier technology partner, Kinship will advance SAC’s mission of enabling insights to save lives by helping design proprietary analytics tools for a bigger and faster scale. As the lead technology partner, Kinship and Shelter Animals Count will work together to advance shelter measurement and reporting capabilities in service of using data to help more  

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