Top 10 animal feed industry articles from January

Top 10 animal feed industry articles from January

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Find out what you missed in feed news and blogs from last month

Updates African swine fever once again dominated the news, as well as forecasts for 2020.


  1. Better understanding of African swine fever in Europe

During the holiday season, there has been a dip in the number of new outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF) officially reported in Europe and elsewhere.

 

  1. New African swine fever outbreak reported in China

At a checkpoint on a highway in the Luzhou region of China’s Sichuan province, a group of 435 pigs were found to be infected with African swine fever (ASF).

 

  1. Indonesia’s African swine fever situation deteriorates

The death toll attributed to ASF among Indonesia’s pig population has risen to more than 42,000.

 

  1. 8 technologies that will influence poultry production

Technology has the ability to change the way poultry, egg and feed producers do business over the next few years.

 

  1. Mycotoxins appear in North American feed after flooding

After 2019’s harvest, high levels of mycotoxins have begun to crop up in animal feed and forage across North America, with likely ties to last year’s delayed harvest and wet weather.

 

  1. Alltech: Global feed production down 1.07% in 2019

The 2020 Alltech Global Feed Survey estimates that international feed tonnage decreased by 1.07% to 1.126 billion metric tons of feed produced last year.

 

  1. 3 animal feed industry trends to watch in 2020

As 2020 approaches, what trends should the animal feed industry expect in the next year?

 

  1. Tyson to build turkey feed mill in Storm Lake, Iowa

Tyson Foods is planning to build a new feed mill in Storm Lake, Iowa, to replace an older mill in the community.

 

  1. Darling Ingredients acquires EnviroFlight

Darling Ingredients Inc. has acquired the 50% joint venture interest of EnviroFlight LLC owned by Intrexon Corp., thereby increasing its ownership interest in EnviroFlight to 100%.

 

  1. 6 issues set to shape 2020 poultry feed production

Globally, consumer demand for poultry meat and eggs has maintained its upward trajectory.