Mercedes Vázquez - Añon, Senior Director of Animal Nutrition Research and Facilities at Novus International, Inc., talks about trace mineral nutrition strategies on reproduction and progeny development.
With the surge in the prices of corn and soybean in the past few months, what can animal producers do to efficiently utilize the nutrients from available raw materials?
Get some answers from the article - Managing High Ingredient Costs to Make More Cents - by Annafe Perino, Product Manager, Novus Southeast Asia Pacific, published on eFeedlink.
Novus International recently organized four webinars under the Young Animal Nutrition Series. The objective of these webinars was to share the importance of focusing on early animal production stages and the nutritional practices suitable for young animals. The key industry opinion leaders who were speakers during the webinars included Dr. Francesc Molist from Schothorst Feed Research, Dr. Rommel Sulabo from the University of the Philippines Los Banos, Dr. Megan Edwards from Integral Nutrition, Rick Kleyn from Spesfeed Consulting and Peter Chrystal from Poultry Research Foundation.
Dan Meagher has officially taken the helm as CEO and president at Novus International, Inc., with plans to lead the company to further success in the animal nutrition space.
“My goal is to be one Novus; one company focused on our core strengths,” Meagher said. “We have a great technology in the HMTBa molecule (found in the company’s methionine product, ALIMET® as well as other products), we will seek new and innovative technologies, and we will continue to build upon our history of research and development by creating more products and solutions. Our resolute vision remains to help feed the world wholesome, affordable food in a sustainable manner.”
Since the African Swine Fever virus (ASF/ASFv) reached China in August of 2018, articles have been published and
seminars held on “what to do next” to improve biosecurity in an effort to prevent the spread of the disease. With
the absence of an available vaccine, ASF has continued to jump from one farm to another in affected countries.
The question seems to be, are we missing something to help manage the spread of ASF or is the spread of ASF
beyond our control?
Feedinfo spoke with Ermin Magtagnob, Technical Services Manager-Philippines & Vietnam at Novus, to discuss market conditions in Southeast Asia, and find a bit more about the role ACTIVATE® DA can play to mitigate ASF, which continues to spread throughout the region.