Driven by a historical shift in food production with farmed fish surpassing global beef production for the first time in modern history, Cargill today announced it has formed a joint venture with Naturisa to build a USD$30 million shrimp feed facility near Guayaquil. The transaction involves the construction of a new world-class shrimp feed mill that will produce 130,000 metric tons annually an.. Full Story »
Virginia Poultry Growers Cooperative have announced plans to invest nearly USD$62 million over the next three years on a new 80,000 square foot turkey processing plant in Hinton, Virginia.
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Tips for appearance quality control of extruded feed
The preference of good-looking products on the fiercely competing market have had feed manufactures pay more attentions to the appearance quality of extruded feed pellets.
Muyang therefore in here offers some operational tips to help eliminate appearance problems and a.. Full Article »
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