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Nutriad launches multilingual website

Europe head quartered Nutriad, producer of feed additives, recently launched a Portuguese; Chinese and Spanish version of its corporate website. “This next step in our corporate communication will allow a broader group of customers to access information, about species and market trends in general and feed additives in particular, in their own language” stated Nutriad […]

Nutriad present at first VIV MEA

Nutriad were proud supporters and exhibitors at the first VIV MEA held in Abu Dhabi from 15-17th February. Our busy booth was host to many visits and discussions with existing business partners and new contacts from across the region and wider afield including India, Pakistan and Asia Pacific. Alongside the exhibition we held Product and […]

EFSA warns: antibiotic resistance on the rise in the EU

The Europeans Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and the Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) have published a report highlighting that antimicrobial resistance poses a serious risk to human and animal health. The report presents the results of the analysis of data submitted by Member States for 2014. Vytenis Andriukaitis, EU Commissioner for Health and […]

Mycotoxin survey in dry pet food – Brazil 2016

Mycotoxins are highly toxic secondary metabolic products of moulds. They are generally produced by Fusarium, Aspergillus and Penicillium species and found on common feedstuffs such as grains. The discussion about the potential risk of mycotoxins in companion animals has increased due to increased recalls of different pet food products in recent years. Mycotoxins certainly present […]

Nutriad lecture on stress in animal production

On the 26th of November, Anne-Harm Algra, Nutriad Sales Manager Benelux,  gave a lecture for V.U.G. Voorthuizen, one of the leading veal vet practices in the Netherlands. 250-300 Farmers attended this meeting centered on the topic of “From repairing to preparing.” Mr. Algra described the ecosystem of the intestine and its crucial role on animal […]

Mycotoxin UK & Ireland wheat survey 2015

Mycotoxins are highly toxic secondary metabolic products of moulds. Mycotoxin producing moulds damage crops and can cause great economic losses at all levels of food and feed production. Moreover, many of the mycotoxins impair health, cause diseases and may even result in death in humans and animals when contaminated food or feed products are consumed. […]

Adimix for Dogs

SUMMARY The aim of the present study was to determine the effect of dietary addition of coated butyrate on gut health related faecal traits in dogs. A food with or without coated butyrate was tested in a crossover study with 17 dogs. Faecal samples were collected and frozen until analysis for proximate components. Fresh faecal […]

Effect mycotoxins on companion animals

Introduction Mycotoxins are highly toxic secondary metabolic products of moulds. They are generally produced by Fusarium, Aspergillus and Penicillium species and found on common feedstuffs such as grains. They may cause different toxic effects in animals, called mycotoxicoses, varying from immune suppression, estrogenic or neurotoxic effects to death in severe cases. The sensitivity to the […]