Top 5 soybean meal alternatives
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Top 5 soybean meal alternatives

Soybean meal (SBM) is an excellent protein source for many livestock species and it is currently the most common protein component in compound feed for pigs, poultry and dairy cattle. However, because ...
New natural growth factor for pigs
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New natural growth factor for pigs

Nuwen has unveiled CalseaGrow, a new natural growth promoter for pig feed manufacturers. "This new product is the result of a careful selection of the best of marine and terrestrial plants, designed to ...
UE and UK 2020 compound feed production remains stable
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UE and UK 2020 compound feed production remains stable

With an increase of 0.1% compared to 2019, the EU+UK compound feed production remained fairly stable in 2020, according to data provided by FEFAC members. According to FEFAC the EU+UK compound ...
Proposed EU ban on cage farming
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Proposed EU ban on cage farming

The European Parliament wants the Commission to legislate on the issue of farmed animals. Initiated by a citizens' initiative, this project aims to reduce and end caged farming in the EU by 2027. While ...
A changing dairy industry
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A changing dairy industry

FranceAgriMer has devoted a study to the changes in dairy processing over the period 2010 to 2019: changes in production, diversity of regional dynamics... "Since 2010, the cow's milk sector has been ...
Digital revolution kicks off in animal feed sector
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Digital revolution kicks off in animal feed sector

Digitalisation is happening in all types of industries, and the animal feed sector is certainly one of them. By working with feed data in a more digital way, we can not only better manage the nutritional ...
Is the price of organic milk threatened by volume growth?
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Is the price of organic milk threatened by volume growth?

Although the increase in organic milk volumes is beginning to slow down, the sector must nevertheless deal with a surplus that is sometimes difficult to exploit, as sales are increasing less quickly than ...
Feeling the heat
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Feeling the heat

What is your first response when you are feeling too warm? Do you reach for a cold drink, seek out shade or put the fan on its highest setting? We humans may groan when temperatures rise, but our bodies ...
NaturéO accelerates on the click & collect sector
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NaturéO accelerates on the click & collect sector

The organic product retailer NaturéO has drawn up a dynamic balance sheet for the year 2020 with a turnover up by 7.3% to 139.3 million euros. For 2021, the distributor will consolidate its entry ...
Grain market once again a weather market
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Grain market once again a weather market

The climatic conditions in most production areas currently largely determine the development of grain prices. The trend is moderately positive across the board. The upward trend in wheat prices in the ...
Green gas and society project
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Green gas and society project

In the Pense-Folie business park in the Loiret region of France, livestock effluents, canteen waste and the remains of industrial cakes produce a green gas that can be used to supply hundreds of homes: ...
Growing grain supply is pushes prices down
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Growing grain supply is pushes prices down

Worldwide, the grain supply is increasing, according to all forecasts. The grain market waited anxiously for the report on March 31 about the expected areas of maize and soy in the United States and about ...
Farmland prices in European countries, region by region
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Farmland prices in European countries, region by region

The latest update of European agricultural land prices by Eurostat confirms the significant differences between countries. According to these 2019 figures, France is among the countries where land is ...
Wheat and peas to imitate meat
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Wheat and peas to imitate meat

A Lille startup announces the construction of "one of the largest French factories for alternative meat products". They will be made from pea and wheat proteins. The new factory, whose construction has ...
How to get the most out of starter feed in young ruminants?
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How to get the most out of starter feed in young ruminants?

A good start is the key to getting the maximum performance from all livestock. Good feed intake from the start can help achieve this. However, it is not always easy when there are challenges for example ...
Biogas : an online toolbox
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Biogas : an online toolbox

A brand-new consulting and engineering platform helps farmers to implement their methanisation project.The Bank of the Territories (Caisse des Dépôts Group), with the support of the European ...
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