Fish farmers in Uganda’s Luwero worried over high-priced feeds

According to the Luwero district fisheries office, Luwero generates 20 tonnes of fish every year. (Image source: Adobe Stock)Fish farmers in Luwero district have said that the high costs of buying feeds have affected the sizes of fish harvested and revenue from their production

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Evonik’s GuanAMINO improves growth rate and hatchability when mixed with poultry feed

GuanAMINO is converted to creatine after consumption. (Image source: Adobe Stock)Feeding of livestock accounts for approximately 70% of the total cost of production and energy is the most expensive nutrient, so anything that can reduce this cost will be attractive to the feed producer, the farmer and the consumer

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WEDA launches hygienic PVC pens in wooden look

 The new wooden look boards are UV-resistant and very easy to assemble. (Image source: WEDA)Responding to specific requirements of pig keepers, WEDA Dammann & Westerkamp have come up with hygienic pen walls and modules in a natural wooden look

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Cobb’s new online tool shows better feed conversion ratio

The new tool complements additional resources for unlocking flock potential available on Cobb’s website. (Image source: Adobe Stock)The newest resource from Cobb Europe – an online tool designed for industry professionals across Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) – shows exactly how much a point-of-feed conversion is worth, with respect to changing feed cost and bird live weight

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‘High-welfare results possible with any breed of broiler chicken’

Perdue Farms continues to educate its growers on the best ways to maintain a high standard of chicken. (Image source: Adobe Stock)Perdue Farms' senior vice-president of technical services and innovation Dr Bruce Stewart-Brown said that high-welfare outcomes are possible regardless of the breed of broiler chickens

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