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    Changing the narrative around animal byproducts for pet food | 2021-01-29

    KANSAS CITY, MO. — The notion that rendered animal ingredients and byproducts are not good solutions for companion animal nutrition is not only inaccurate, but ignores a significant opportunity to improve the sustainability of the pet food market, the animal agriculture industry and add value back into otherwise wasted ingredients. To illuminate the value of these ingredients, Ansen Pond, Ph.D., head of food safety, quality and regulatory for Pilgrims/JBS USA, provided a detailed account of sustainable benefits of rendering to the pet food industry during the American Feed Industry Association’s (AFIA) Pet Food Conference, held virtually Jan. 26. These benefits  

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