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Precision delivery coated butyrate: tackling Salmonella in pigs while increasing performance

Authors: Tim Goossens, PhD & Daniel Ramírez, MVZ Business Development Managers Digestive Performance Nutriad International, Belgium   When Salmonella is present in the gastro intestinal tract (GIT) of pigs, it might contaminate carcasses during the slaughter process, and become a source of food poisoning and bacterial gastro-enteritis in humans.  While some natural compounds can limit […]

Towards optimal use of feed additives: evaluating separate and combined applications of a butyrate and a botanical product

  Gut health Gut health is important for maximizing the health, welfare, and performance of poultry.  It can be defined as the capability to execute normal physiological functions and to maintain homeostasis, in various conditions, with and without stressors. These normal physiological functions include nutrient digestion and absorption, fostering a stable microbiome, maintaining intestinal integrity […]

The potential of feed additives in reducing antibiotic usage

Over the last years, feed additives that support gut health have gained special attention from animal producers worldwide. Especially during the last decade, in many regions interest has been further nourished by regulatory ambitions to restrict the use of antibiotics, either as antimicrobial growth promoter (AGP) or as veterinary drugs. Attention should be given to […]

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NUTRIAD STARTS DISTRIBUTION IN JAPAN

Multinational specialty feed additives producer Nutriad announced it has reached an agreement with Watanabe Chemicals to distribute its’ products in Japan. This will allow Nutriad to become the first European producer to introduce a Sodium Butyrate portfolio into the Japanese market. The step further confirms Nutriad’s growth strategy in Asia. With an annual feed production […]

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NUTRIAD ORGANIZES MINI-SYMPOSIUM AT ISFNF IN SPAIN

The 18th edition of the International Symposium on Fish Nutrition and Feeding (ISFNF) will be held in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain from 3 to 7 June 2018. This ISFNF event will be celebrating more than 40 years of research. Nutriad is a proud sponsor and organizes a mini-symposium on June 7 under the […]

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NUTRIAD PRESENTS AT ASIAN TECHNOLOGY AND NUTRITION CONFERENCE

Multinational feed additives producer Nutriad participated in the South-East Asia Feed Technology & Animal Nutrition Conference 2018 that took place from May 28-June 1, 2018 in Phuket, Thailand. Belgium headquartered Nutriad was a platinum sponsor of the event organized by the U.S. Soybean Export Council and contributed with two technical presentations on the latest trends […]

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Exposure-based mycotoxin biomarkers in the field evaluations

Currently, there is a growing interest in mycotoxin biomarkers in the farming community based on the increasing number of farmers enquiring about this topic. The term ‘mycotoxin biomarker’ in that context is being associated with the so-called exposure-related indicators (mycotoxins and their metabolites in body fluids, faeces or organs). This type of biomarkers is seen […]

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Sitec 2018

SITEC is a technical event promoted annually by Nutriad since 2013. , SITEC celebrated its 5th event this year and attracted 100 professionals to Foz do Iguaçu – PR, South of Brazil. The participants were from diverse sectors in animal production, which included nutritionists, veterinarians, managers, consultants and research institute representatives. The event was divided into […]

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Nutriad appoints Country Manager China

Belgium headquartered feed additives specialist Nutriad announced the appointment of Liza Fan as Country Manager China. Multinational Nutriad has been active in China for many years under the brands FFI and NATS, and recently invested in a new state-of-the-art production facility in Nantong. The company offers a broad portfolio of additive solutions for livestock and […]

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Nutriad presents on pig feed intake in tropical conditions

Multinational feed additives producer Nutriad, headquartered in Belgium, was a Gold Sponsor of the Pig Feed Quality Conference that was held in Bangkok (Thailand) on April 26 & 27. This year’s conference centered on nutrition of the sow, increasing feed intake in tropical conditions and reducing feed costs. Nutriad’s expertise on swine nutrition and health […]