Farming News Daily http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk This is the RSS syndication feed for farmingnewsdaily.co.uk. New Fullwood dealer appointed in Denmark Leading milking equipment manufacturer, Fullwood Limited, has today announced the appointment of a new installation and service dealer in Denmark. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/150713/new_fullwood_dealer_appointed_in_denmark.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 15 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Poultry welfare Chickens need to grow more slowly if their welfare is to be improved and there must be greater focus on the nutritional requirements and feed use in relation to the chicken genotype, according to the preliminary results of an experiment with organic chickens at Aarhus University. Oganic broilers fare best if their growth is not too rapid. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050713/poultry_welfare__.aspx 5mpublishing Fri, 05 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Feeding pigs Eating a diet containing too many easily-digestible carbohydrates and not enough fibre – like in white bread – increases the risk of obesity and diabetes. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/200613/feeding_pigs_.aspx 5mpublishing Thu, 20 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Straw bedding for calving is best A study in at Aarhus University looked at 17 Holstein cows in calving pens and bedding selection in the two day run up to calving. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170513/straw_bedding_for_calving_is_best.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 17 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Culling livestock The use of nitrogen gas foam as a humane way to cull animals that are in pain is being tested at the Swine Research Centre of Wageningen University. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/160413/culling_livestock_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 21 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Potato's and pigs Scientists from Aarhus University in Denmark have not managed to reproduce tests done in South Korea in which extracts of potato protein could be used to prevent scours in young pigs. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170413/denmark___potatos_and_pigs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 17 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Sales of Danish genes soar Total turnover for Danish boar semen and breeding pigs reached over £170m last year, up 14 percent on the year and 50 percent more than in 2008 when selling genes from Danish pigs for export sgtarted in earnest. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/190313/sales_of_danish_genes_soar_.aspx pig world Sun, 31 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Cheese factory to close Danish-Swedish multi-national dairy company, Arla Foods, has closed its factory in Falkenberg, Sweden making 130 employees redundant. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/290313/cheese_factory_to_close_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 29 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT New face ar Danish Crown Danish Crown's subsidiary Friland will meet springtime with a new CEO as Henrik Biilmann signs on for the company http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/270313/new_face_ar_danish_crown_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 27 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT New man at Danish Crown On Monday, 18 March, Uffe Frovst will take up his appointment as new domestic market manager in Danish Crown http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/220313/new_man_at_danish_crown_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 22 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Pig farm investment in China A number of Danish investors, including DanBred International, Scandinavian Farms and IFU (Investment Fund for Developing Countries) has invested in Chinese pig production. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/080313/pig_farm_investment_in_china.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 08 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Dairy farming Last year saw strategic developments in Arla's growth markets and historic expansion in Europe. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/260213/dairy_farming_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 26 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Feeding pigs A trial by the Danish Pig Research Centre (VSP) demonstrated that finely ground feed improves weaner productivity. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/150213/feeding_pigs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 23 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Pig farmers get together at conference The EPP-Congress under the headline Today’s pig production – optimize the potential! http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/130213/pig_farmers_get_together_at_conference_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 17 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Pre-weaning pigs Freedom during farrowing is one of the latest trends in European sow management – as could also be seen at EuroTier and Agromek. Eskegaard breeding farm in southern Denmark has decades of experience with the concept – and have been using combi-pens for several years. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/120213/pre_weaning_pigs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 12 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Big plans for dairy giant Arla's Board of Directors has approved the Group's investment plan for 2013. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/310113/big_plans_for_dairy_giant_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 03 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Big dairy plans During 2013, Arla will invest in a number of dairy expansions and new facilities in order to increase global production of its most profitable products. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010213/big_dairy_plans_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Looking at livestock breeds The legacy of Danish cattle and pigs like the Landrace is explored in the report. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/310113/looking_at_livestock_breeds_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 31 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Danish Crown to fatten more pigs After several years of falling production of pigs for slaughter in Denmark, Danish Crown now plans to help its owners invest in new buildings and in converting sow stalls. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/070113/danish_crown_to_fatten_more_pigs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 11 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Pig research Part of the world-leading breeding system DanAvl is now certified according to the quality management system ISO 9001:2008 - the internationally recognised standard for quality management of businesses. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/090113/pig_research_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 09 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Pig breeding Danish Agro, Vestjyllands Andel and Danish Crown have decided to strengthen Hatting-KS through a new joint ownership structure. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/080113/pig_breeding_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 08 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farming mik While much of European industry is flatlining or worse, Denmark's mink industry is enjoying a bumper year, as fur is back in vogue and extreme weather in China and Russia is giving an extra boost to the business. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/281212/farming_mik.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 28 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Capitalising on ignorant Polish and Russian farmers Danish company Pharmacosmos continues its expansion. The company has launched its injectable iron supplement in Poland and Russia. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/191212/capitalising_on_ignorant_polish_and_russian_farmers_____.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 22 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT The pig herd The sharpest decline was a two per cent fall in sow numbers, while the numbers of piglets increased marginally. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/101212/the_pig_herd_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 10 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Longer pigs mean more back bacon Since having been tamed and domesticated some 10,000 years ago, pigs have been getting longer. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/031212/longer_pigs_mean_more__back_bacon_.aspx 5mpublishing Sun, 09 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT ABP Petfoods Division acquires Arovitt Group ABP Petfoods Division acquires Arovitt Group (Denmark) http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/071212/abp_petfoods_division_acquires_arovitt_group__.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Pig welfare In early November, the Danish Parliament ratified an agreement on new strict rules for the use of antimicrobials in production animals and on animal welfare – both in the barn and during transport. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/051212/pig_welfare_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 05 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Danish Crown Danish Crown has successfully maintained its strong position in a sector which has been faced with serious challenges in recent years. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/291112/danish_crown___.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT New marketing Scam for organic meat Researchers from Aarhus University focus on meat and ethical quality in a research project which is to highlight the potentials and possibilities of free-range pig farming. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/281112/new_marketing_scam_for_organic_meat___.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 28 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Pig research Adding bioactive amino acids to the feed of pregnant sows may save the lives of many newborn piglets. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/231012/pig_research_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 23 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT Danish Crown just keep getting better Almost one year on from the launch of DC Compass, the message from the helm is that the company's efforts are producing results. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/151012/danish_crown_just_keep_getting_better__0.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 21 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT Marel at Meat ShowHow 23/October/2012 Marel at Meat ShowHow 23/October/2012 http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/161012/marel_at_meat_showhow__october.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 19 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT Pig research Danish authorities have reported an increase in the amount of human infections with Methicyllin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacteria CC398 - also prevalent in pigs. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/151012/pig_research_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 15 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT Sows for Finland In a deal with Danish pig breeding specialist DanAvl, Finland’s Finnpig is set to receive DanAvl’s pig genetics. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/111012/sows_for_finland_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 13 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT More comfort for sows More comfort for sows http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/081012/more_comfort_for_sows_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 08 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT Dairy giants profits down Danish head-quartered co-op, Arla, reported a 11% increase in turnover to DKK30bn (€4bn) for the first six months of 2012, but due to depressed international dairy markets operating profits fell by 6% to DKK669m (€90m). http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250912/_dairy_giants_profits_down.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 29 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Hamlet Protein Hamlet Protein http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/270912/hamlet_protein.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 27 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Dairy talk Growth and efficiencies characterised the first half of 2012 for Arla. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/100912/dairy_talk_.aspx 5mpublishing Mon, 10 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Pharmacosmos launches Uniferon in the Baltics Pharmacosmos launches Uniferon® in the Baltics http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280812/pharmacosmos_launches_uniferon_in_the_baltics.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sat, 01 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT Organic poultry Researchers from Denmark’s Aarhus University are examining the effect of feed, breed and slaughter time on meat quality of organic chickens, as part of a larger project - SUMMER - aimed at encouraging organic meat consumption in consumers. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/300812/organic_poultry_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Pig research Danish researchers have published an article in the Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition on the effect of saponins found in quinoa hulls on piglet performance. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280812/pig_research__0.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 29 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Animal health for Russia Danisco Animal Nutrition, a business segment of DuPont Industrial Biosciences, has announced the appointment of Marina Sirukhi as new sales manager for Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210812/animal_health_for_russia_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 26 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Showing farm goods in the Ukraine Danish pavilion at Animal Farming 2012 http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/240812/showing_farm_goods_in_the_ukraine_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 24 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Organic grassland Grasslands in a crop rotation are important because they improve soil fertility, provide quality forage and have several environmental benefits, but they are often large and have low plant diversity. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/230812/organic_grassland_.aspx 5mpublishing Thu, 23 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Getting rid of farm antibiotics Fermented liquid feed has the potential to help reduce the industry’s dependence on antibiotics, a literature study compiled by Aarhus University shows. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/200812/getting_rid_of_farm_antibiotics_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 20 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Lamesness in fat pigs Danish scientists have published an article in Livestock Science quantifying the economic impact of lameness on finisher pigs using expert opinion. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/200812/lamesness_in_fat_pigs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 20 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Pig research Choosing team players may mean faster growth rates. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/160812/pig_research_.aspx pig world Thu, 16 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Jyden Bur pig equipment for Russia Danish Jyden Bur targets Russian pig market http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/150812/jyden_bur_pig_equipment_for_russia_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 15 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT Feeding pigs made easy by Trunox Trunox launches novel robust ad lib pig trough http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/070812/feeding_pigs_made_easy_by_trunox_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 07 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT 125 years of Bacon 125 years of food history http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050812/_years_of_bacon_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 05 Aug 2012 00:00:00 GMT