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 […]

Nutriad USA Strengthens Commercial Team

Nutriad Inc, US subsidiary of Nutriad International the multinational feed additives producer headquartered in Belgium, continues to expand its footprint across North America. Upon completion of an investment in production and lab facilities, the company’s commitment to excellence and growth resulted in the hiring of new sales staff. Evan Bartley joined Nutriad as South Central […]

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. […]

Reducing ZnO by changing gut microbiota

Zinc (Zn) plays an important role in the metabolism of swine and as such is an essential trace element for growing pigs. The element is also known to have negative side effects. Which alternatives exist? Maja Marien and Tim Goossens, business development managers digestive performance, Nutriad International In piglets higher levels of ZnO in feed […]

Nutriad opens new USA Plant

Multinational feed additives producer Nutriad officially opened its new facility in Hampshire (IL) – USA. The 50,000+ square foot facility includes offices, laboratory, warehouse and 3,000 Mt production capacity. During a festive ceremony with customers, distributors, suppliers, engineers, local authorities and employees Nutriad CEO Erik Visser stated: “The grand opening of our state of the […]

Nutriad sponsors technical workshop in Russia

Long Russian summer days exist from Moscow to Yekaterinburg to Yakutsk, but the White Nights have become an intrinsic part of St. Petersburg’s identity. During these days Nutriad sponsored a technical workshop “New ways to improve the profitability in poultry, swine and dairy.”  The event attracted more than 150 participants from leading Russian meat, egg, […]

Nutriad sponsors swine symposium in Poland

Nutriad was a proud Silver Sponsor of the 13th Digestive Physiology in Pigs (DPP) conference, held in Kliczków (Poland) from May 19-21, 2015. The DPP symposia are organized every three years at several venues in Europe and the USA, and function as a platform to present both basic scientific as well as applied studies on […]

Nutriad Hosts Technical Symposium Brazil

Nutriad Brazil recently hosted its’ second annual technical symposium (SITEC) for feed industry professionals in Florianopolis. Florianopolis is one of the key regions for poultry and swine production in Brazil. More than 30 animal production professionals attended the technical presentations. The information exchange between Nutriad technical and commercial staff and local nutritionists, veterinarians, consultants and […]