Farming News Daily http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk This is the RSS syndication feed for farmingnewsdaily.co.uk. Bio Business Awards 2015 More entries than ever and even better quality in this year's Bio Business Awards as World Bio Markets Celebrates its 10th Year Anniversary http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040315/bio_business_awards_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT New Cobb award goes to young Dutch farmer A new award, recognizing commitment of farmers in the Netherlands, has been introduced by Cobb Europe. The first person to receive this accolade is Jelle Jukema in recognition of rearing his 25th flock of Cobb500 broilers. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/060115/new_cobb_award_goes_to_young_dutch_farmer_.aspx BHR Communications Tue, 06 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT 10 Food Trends Worth Watching “From Clean to Clear Label” and “Convenience for Foodies” lead the Innova Market Insights food & beverage Top 10 Trends list for 2015. Innova Market Insights will present these trends in a webinar on November 6 (4pm CET, 10am EST). Register here! http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/041114/_food_trends_worth_watching__.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Tue, 04 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT The Downpipe Cleaning for Liquid Feeding Systems Isn’t almost every pig farmer familiar with the laborious and time-consuming cleaning of downpipes in liquid feeding systems, e.g, by means of a rinsing device? From now on, the new computer controlled WACS of WEDA makes dirty downpipes a thing of the past. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/220914/the_downpipe_cleaning_for_liquid_feeding_systems.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT Seatrade joins shipping debate at Cool Logistics Global 2014 Seatrade Reefer Chartering to join Maersk, CMA-CGM, Port of Antwerp and the Citrus Growers Association at 6th international perishable logistics and transport conference http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/110814/seatrade_joins_shipping_debate_at_cool_logistics_global_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT Joining forces against antimicrobial resistance Last 25 and 26 of June 2014, ministers of health and agriculture and representatives of Member States from different regions of the World Health Organization and of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), together with the Directors-General of WHO, OIE and FAO, have gathered in The Hague, The Netherlands, to discuss ways to face the challenges posed by the threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR). http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/270614/joining_forces_against_antimicrobial_resistance.aspx oie.int Fri, 27 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMT Packed out programme announced for global perishables logistics forum Following the resounding success of the conference last year, Cool Logistics Global returns to Rotterdam this September with a big '3P' agenda focused on Perishables, Protectionism and Profitability. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020614/packed_out_programme_announced_for_global_perishables_logistics_forum.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Mon, 02 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMT Mycotoxins in Focus at VIV Europe 2014 BIOMIN partners with AllAboutFeed and VNU Exhibitions to bring the latest on mycotoxins to VIV Europe. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/300414/mycotoxins_in_focus_at_viv_europe_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 30 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT Food deliveries to the doors of the super rich Yacht provisioning companies are used to delivering the world’s finest culinary delights to superyachts around the globe with little or no notice. However, Neko Yacht Supply has revealed that its clients are now requesting ‘home deliveries’ directly to their villas. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/160414/food_deliveries_to_the_doors_of_the_super_rich.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT Aviagen hatches star students in the Netherlands The latest session of the Aviagen® Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) Production Management School has just completed in the Netherlands with optimising hatchery performance being the focus of this most recent module. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/270314/aviagen_hatches_star_students_in_the_netherlands.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT Dyadic International to present at World Bio Markets Dyadic International, Inc. ("Dyadic") (OTC Pink: DYAI), a global biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development, manufacture and sale of enzymes and other proteins for the bioenergy, bio-based chemicals, biopharmaceutical and industrial enzyme industries, announced today that its President and CEO, Mark Emalfarb, will be discussing enzymes, catalysts and microorganisms that reduce the cost of advanced biofuels at the World Bio Markets exhibition at The RAI, Amsterdam, Netherlands during its Panel Discussion: Reducing the Cost of Advanced Biofuels at 2:00 p.m. local time on March 5, 2014. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210214/dyadic_international_to_present_at_world_bio_markets.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 21 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMT Global Industry Bodies, Leaders and Educators to Keynote at World Bio Markets 2014 Pioneers, thought-leaders and opinion-formers from across the globe, including UN and European bio-industry climate change experts, are set to create a vibrant agenda at the 9th annual World Bio Markets event In Amsterdam, 4-6th March 2014. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040214/global_industry_bodies_leaders_and_educators_to_keynote_at_world_bio_markets_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Tue, 04 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMT Test Kitchen in Netherlands Demos Latest Thermal Processing Technologies This conveniently located test kitchen enables large and small food processors to test advanced cooking and chilling systems that can provide important economic and quality advantages. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/261113/test_kitchen_in_netherlands_demos_latest_thermal_processing_technologies.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Tue, 26 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT Waste Reduction and Regaining Trust Top Food and Beverage Trends for 2014 “Waste Not Want Not” and “You Can Trust Us” top the Innova Market Insights’ food & beverage Top 10 Trends list for 2014. Innova Market Insights will present its trends at this year’s FiE, Frankfurt on November 19-21, booth #8H88. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/191113/waste_reduction_and_regaining_trust_top_food_and_beverage_trends_for_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Tue, 19 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT SFK LEBLANC, formerly SFK Systems A/S, (Denmark) and NAWI BV (The Netherlands) definitive merger SFK LEBLANC, formerly SFK Systems A/S, (Denmark) and NAWI BV (The Netherlands) today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. The resulting company, operating under the name SFK LEBLANC, will be one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-end slaughter, cutting and deboning lines for the red meat industry and logistic solutions for the food processing industry. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050913/sfk_leblanc_formerly_sfk_systems_as_denmark_and_nawi_bv_the_netherlands_definitive_merger.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Thu, 05 Sep 2013 00:00:00 GMT Only 1 month left: Book now to secure your place at Cool Logistics Global 2013 The global perishable logistics community will meet in Rotterdam this September to reconnect and contract new business. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/270813/only__month_left_book_now_to_secure_your_place_at_cool_logistics_global_.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Tue, 27 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMT Syngenta demo innovation in field vegetable production Syngenta will be presenting the latest global trends and developments in field vegetable production, during a four-day knowledge platform of Open Field Demo Days, to take place in Andijk, Holland, from 24 to 27 September 2013. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/200813/syngenta_demo_innovation_in_field_vegetable_production.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Wed, 21 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMT Cobb investing in new facilities for product development New and upgraded facilities for product development are being established by Cobb in the Netherlands, adding to the extensive provision for trials in the country. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/160813/cobb_investing_in_new_facilities_for_product_development.aspx newsroom - farmingnewsdaily.co.uk Fri, 16 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMT Milk genetics Results from a study within the 'Melk op Maat' project, part of the Dutch Milk Genomics Initiative, have revealed that genetic variation in the vitamin B12 content of milk from dairy cows could potentially provide natural enrichment of this important source of vitamin B12 for human consumption. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010713/milk_genetics_.aspx 5mpublishing Sat, 06 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Gas stunning for poultry In farm euthanising or slaughtering of poultry or pigs with the use of nitrogen foam may be the way to go in the future. An abundance of nitrogen, captured in foam bubbles, ensures a stress free death in a short period of time. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040713/gas_stunning_for_poultry_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Pig indusstry and global meat demand Leaders of international agri-businesses just ended two days of discussion on how to feed the growing world population from increasingly restricted resources by implementing innovative and collaborative strategies. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/270613/pig_indusstry_and_global_meat_demand_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 01 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT The Breed4Food consortium Dr Bernard de Geus has been appointed Director of the Breed4Food consortium. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010713/the_breedfood_consortium_.aspx 5mpublishing Mon, 01 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT The Breed4Food consortium Dr Bernard de Geus has been appointed Director of the Breed4Food consortium. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280613/the_breedfood_consortium_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 28 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Vectored vaccines from Merial Vectored HVT vaccines such as Vaxxitek HVT+IBD solve the three main problems experienced with classical vaccines against IBD according to Merial’s Research Program Leader, Michel Bublot. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/280613/vectored_vaccines_from_merial_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 28 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Getting the most from poultry The conclusion of the recent InnoVision conference was that increasing the efficiency with which farm animals utilise the nutrients they absorb from their feed will be the next important step in increasing farm productivity. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250613/getting_the_most_from_poultry_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Choice Genetics The two swine genetics companies Newsham Choice Genetics and Pen Ar Lan, part of the second largest multi-species genetic company in the world, Groupe Grimaud, are changing their name to Choice Genetics and have added new technologies to their genetic evaluation platform. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/170613/choice_genetics_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 17 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Beak trimming banned on poultry The Netherlands aims to forbid the practice of beak trimming in layer hens as from September 2018. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/140613/beak_trimming_banned_on_poultry_.aspx worldpoultry Fri, 14 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Vaccinatinf livestock The Netherlands minister of agriculture has said to remain fully committed to obtaining international acceptance of emergency vaccination as a legitimate measure in the fight against infectious animal diseases. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/130613/netherlands___vaccinatinf_livestock_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 13 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farm antibiotics The question of how much antibiotics to use on farms, and how this compares to other farms can be answered by using the Wageningen website to calculate the antibiotic use on farms. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/030613/farm_antibiotics_.aspx 5mpublishing Mon, 03 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Getting more milk from sows Genetics and swine husbandry have moved on apace in 20 years, yet the swine industry globally is struggling with a lack of improvement in overall litter performance. How to deal with multi-factorial problems like MMA or PHS? http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/230513/getting_more_milk_from_sows.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 23 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Animal feed research Dutch company Agrifirm and Swedish company Lantmännen Lantbruk are set to expand their research collaboration by working together with Felleskjøpet Forutvikling, a subsidiary of the three Norwegian Felleskjøpet co-operatives http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/150513/animal_feed_research.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 19 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Farrowing sows A PhD study from Dr Anne Wientjes, Wageningen University, showed that litter uniformity is compromised by severe sow body condition loss during lactation and improved in sows with a prolonged weaning-to-pregnancy interval (WPI). http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/100513/farrowing_sows_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 10 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Merial improving pig production Improving the performance of swine reproduction requires attention to a wide range of health, genetics, nutrition and management factors, according to speakers at the fifth Merial Swine Forum, held in Budapest, this month. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/030513/merial_improving_pig_production_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 03 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Online auction meat processing equipment Online auction meat processing equipment due to moving production operations of Aarnink Vleeswaren in Deventer (NL) http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/020513/online_auction_meat_processing_equipment.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 03 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Changes at Vion after UK debacle caused by bad management Vion, the Netherlands’ largest pork processor and producer of other foodstuffs for humans and animals, intends to make its two principal activities Food and Ingredients independent. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010513/changes_at__vion__after_uk_debacle_caused_by_bad_management_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 01 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Complicating a simple matter of feeding pigs Optimising dietary fibre, maximising energy and protein utilisation must ensure a healthy gastrointestinal micro flora termed as ‘Eubiosis’; lactic acid-producing bacteria are promoted whilst suppressing the pathogenic bacteria. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180413/complicating_a_simple_matter_of_feeding_pigs_.aspx pigprogress.net Sun, 21 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT New man at Roxell Ben Dehaeck, 36 years old, has joined Roxell as Product Specialist for broiler systems. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180413/new_man_at_roxell.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 21 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Van Aarsen in Panheel has appointed Hans van der Weijden as their new sales director Van Aarsen in Panheel has appointed Hans van der Weijden as their new sales director. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/110413/van_aarsen_in_panheel_has_appointed_hans_van_der_weijden_as_their_new_sales_director.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Sun, 14 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Any old story will do to sell farm drugs Necrotic enteritis is a common but financially the most devastating bacterial disease in broiler flocks. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/120413/any_old_story_will_do_to_sell_farm_drugs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Online auction refrigeration equipment Rosreco BV in Haarlem (NL) Online auction refrigeration equipment Rosreco BV in Haarlem (NL) http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/090413/online_auction_refrigeration_equipment_rosreco_bv_in_haarlem_nl.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Wed, 10 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Pig farming in trouble again Research carried out in the Netherlands, Germany and the US raises new concerns about the potential health effects of intensive livestock farms for neighbouring residents. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/040413/pig_farming_in_trouble_again_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 04 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT Bird flu Avian Influenza, known as bird flu, was detected on an organic poultry farm with 24,000 hens in Zeewolde, the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs reported on Tuesday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/250313/bird_flu_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 25 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT New dairy equipment Dutch swine and poultry equipment manufacturer VDL Agrotech is showcasing its new range of mix weighers at VIV Asia in Bangkok, Thailand. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/220313/new_dairy_equipment_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 22 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Handling eggs Netherlands-based egg handling company Moba is to brand its ‘Moba Group’ label more strongly in future communications – starting with VIV Asia 2013. A new website is launched to support this new branding strategy. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210313/handling_eggs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 21 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Meyn at VIV Asia Having already introduced its new whole leg precutter to the US market at IPPE in Atlanta, Meyn is now showing the innovation at VIV Asia 2013 in Bangkok, Thailand. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/210313/meyn_at_viv_asia_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 21 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Heated plates for pigs Rotecna has developed 3 new electric heated plates models of big dimensions that allow heating the areas where a specific high comfort micro-climate is required in farrowing, weaning or wean to finish. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/180313/heated_plates_for_pigs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Mon, 18 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Animal feed companies ripping off farmers Framelco has developed a new method to increase efficacy and bio-availability of products. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/140313/animal_feed_companies_ripping_off_farmers_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Thu, 14 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Housing pigs The Netherlands Researchers at Wageningen University and Research Centre have researched the effects on the emissions from pig houses of a low protein diet with and without the partial replacement of calcium carbonate by calcium chloride. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/050313/housing_pigs_.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 05 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Rabobank forecasts have cost the meat and farming industry billions Dutch group Rabobank RABO.UL is expected to get a fine of more than $440 million for manipulating Libor interest rates, news agency Bloomberg reported on Tuesday. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/010313/rabobank_forecasts_have_cost_the_meat_and_farming_industry_billions.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Another drug 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. http://www.farmingnewsdaily.co.uk/news/260213/another_drug_marketing_scam.aspx Argentine Beef Packers S.A. Tue, 26 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT