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Wednesday 01 April 2015

Austria

Eighty Percent of Livestock Producing Regions Face High Threats from Mycotoxins according to BIOMIN

Eighty Percent of Livestock Producing Regions Face High Threats from Mycotoxins, according to BIOMIN Mycotoxin Survey

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Thursday 20 November 2014

Austria

Identec Solutions supplies CTAS Container Position Detection System to Terminal Petikemas Surabaya

Identec Solutions announces that PT Terminal Petikemas Surabaya (TPS), a joint venture between port operators Pelindo 3 and DP World, has selected Identec’s Container Position Detection (PDS) system solution to provide process automation across their yard operations.

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Monday 17 November 2014

Austria

Feed Additives Needed to Combat Multiple Mycotoxin Presence

Feed Additives Needed to Combat Multiple Mycotoxin Presence: Takeaway from 8th World Mycotoxin Forum

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Monday 03 November 2014

Austria

BIOMIN announces the EU authorization of FUMzyme®

BIOMIN announces the EU authorization of FUMzyme® as “substances for reduction of the contamination of feed by mycotoxins”.

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Tuesday 07 October 2014

Austria

Romer Labs Gluten G12 rapid tests obtain AOAC approval

Romer Labs®, a leading global food-safety diagnostic company, is proud to announce that both test kit lines, the AgraQuant® Gluten G12 ELISA test and the AgraStrip® Gluten G12 lateral flow test have obtained important approvals:

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Friday 26 September 2014

Austria

Mycotoxins a hot topic at the upcoming World Nutrition Forum 2014

An expert panel session at the World Nutrition Forum will set the tone for emerging issues and critical research in the development of novel strategies to manage the worldwide mycotoxin menace.

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Friday 29 August 2014

Austria

New water-based rapid test for Total Aflatoxin launched

Total Aflatoxin Quantitative WATEX test kit. The new water-based method will allow food, feed and grain producers to test for aflatoxins without using organic solvents, such as methanol, which are expensive, flammable, and must be disposed as hazardous waste.

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Tuesday 24 June 2014

Austria

Romer Labs launches new AgraApp for Food Allergen Testing with AgraStrip

RomerLabs® emphasizes its role as an innovative provider for food allergen testing solutions by launching the new AgraApp for Apple iOS7

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Wednesday 11 June 2014

Austria

New BIOMIN website offers fresh user experience, optimized for mobility

In an age of increased user mobility, the new BIOMIN website presents a fresh look with ease of navigation on all technology platforms—desktop and laptop computers, and mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones.

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Wednesday 04 June 2014

Austria

New BIOMIN website offers fresh user experience, optimized for mobility

In an age of increased user mobility, the new BIOMIN website presents a fresh look with ease of navigation on all technology platforms—desktop and laptop computers, and mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones.

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Friday 16 May 2014

Austria

Positive EFSA opinion on FUMzyme® mycotoxin biotransformation

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has published a positive Scientific Opinion on the safety and efficacy of FUMzyme®—the first purified enzyme to biotransform fumonisins into non-toxic metabolites—thereby marking a momentous development for mycotoxin risk management.

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Monday 05 May 2014

Austria

Positive EFSA opinion on FUMzyme® mycotoxin biotransformation

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has published a positive Scientific Opinion on the safety and efficacy of FUMzyme®—the first purified enzyme to biotransform fumonisins into non-toxic metabolites—thereby marking a momentous development for mycotoxin risk management.

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Monday 03 March 2014

Austria

Romer Labs significantly expands its Allergen portfolio with new testing solutions

Romer Labs significantly expands its Allergen portfolio: New AgraStrip®, new AgraQuant® F.A.S.T., new EnzymeFast® test kits and new Biopure allergen positive control materials launched

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Tuesday 13 August 2013

Austria

BIOMIN hosts biennial Asia Nutrition Forum across six cities

BIOMIN, a leading company in the global animal health and nutrition industry, announces the dates and destinations for the company’s biennial event, BIOMIN Asia Nutrition Forum. The forum will cater specifically to the Asian audience, spanning six cities across Asia from 14 to 24 October. The six cities are Qingdao, Guangzhou, Ho Chi Minh City, Seoul, Tokyo and Hyderabad. The theme of the forum is “NutriEconomics® – Balancing Global Nutrition & Productivity”, with a focus on people, performance, profit and planet.

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Friday 21 June 2013

Austria

Finishing yong bulls

Bull fattening often requires intensive systems revolving around a corn silage diet but, in an exploration of alternative feeds, the Austrian Agriculture Chamber recommends grass silages, sorghum and alfalfa as other feeds to combine in a finishing ration.

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Saturday 18 May 2013

Austria

New breeds of cattle

Breed progress has been boosted by the addition of some attractive young animals to the genomic breeding index, according to the April breeding value estimation.

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Sunday 24 March 2013

Austria

Aflatoxins pose new risk to european maize production

The European Commissions' Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) has reported 10 notifications on aflatoxin B1 in maize of European origin since the last maize harvest in autumn 2012.

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Tuesday 26 February 2013

Austria

New salmonella marketing scam

In-vitro testing at the IFA Tulln (Austria) in August 2012 showed that Schaumacid S, a liquid feed acid developed by Schaumann, gave a lasting reduction of Salmonella bacteria.

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Monday 25 February 2013

Austria

Speciation Service to Assure Product Authenticity: Romer Labs offers DNA Testing

Over the last weeks, news headlines have been dominated by the European-wide scandal on undeclared horse meat in food. Tighter control measures are now being discussed in numerous countries and at EU level in order to prevent future adulteration. Cutting-edge PCR methodology can be used to detect very low levels of horse DNA in food.

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Saturday 01 December 2012

Austria

Animal feed companies akin to "Snake Oil Salesman"

Botanical feed additives support sustainable livestock operations, thereby promoting the health of farm animals as well as reducing their impact on the environment and public health.

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Monday 29 October 2012

Austria

Tractor hits train

Three people are facing jail after more than 30 elderly German tourists were injured when a tractor pulling them in two trailers up a mountain trail to a local hotel swerved to avoid a herd of cattle - and plunged down the side of a mountain at Navis in Tirol.

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Thursday 09 August 2012

Austria

People: Delacon appoints new sales managers

Phytogenic feed additives producer Delacon has recently established new regional sales administrations for the Asia and Pacific area and for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

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Friday 27 July 2012

Austria

No more cow bells

Residents of the small town of Stallhofen had complained that the constant clanging of the bells as the cows moved around at night had kept them awake.

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Wednesday 13 June 2012

Austria

Romer Labs Launches New Website

Continually striving to expand the company’s global brand, Romer Labs has passionately been working on a new website design over the last few months to give visitors a user friendly experience. The new online platform offers great insight into the world of food safety diagnostics, covering topics such as mycotoxin analysis, food allergen & gluten testing.

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Sunday 06 May 2012

Austria

Schauer Agrotronic feeding pigs

Austrian equipment manufacturer Schauer Agrotronic recently launched Easy Diamond, a feeding tank concept which enables the best possible hygiene inside.

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Wednesday 01 February 2012

Austria

Negligence on pig farm

The Styrian Animal Protection ombudswoman, Barbara Fiala-Kock has been left shocked and appalled at the case of animal cruelty but was surprised above all that nobody noticed the suffering animals sooner. When pigs are hungry they scream and squeal.

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Thursday 05 January 2012

Austria

Farm incomes

Despite an increase in income, price volatility concerns are still playing on the market, with the price of corn in recent weeks by 25 per cent, while energy prices are rising constantly," said Gerhard Wlodkowski, president of LK Austria.

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Saturday 24 December 2011

Austria

Getting the best from piglets

Young pigs are known to be particularly susceptible to intestinal problems, which not only discomfort the animals but also slow their growth – and thus increase the cost of meat production.

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Friday 16 September 2011

Austria

Pig farming problems

The Social Democrat (SPÖ) recently suggested farmers should not be allowed to keep pigs in cages for more than only a few days a year. Animal rights activists have criticised agricultural and farming firms for years for their extensive usage of the controversially small cages.

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Tuesday 23 August 2011

Austria

Dealing with foxes

A researcher from the NSW Department of Primary Industry is not supporting a call by the state's Farmers Association for a bounty system on foxes.

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