Aquafeed Newsletter

Newsletter for Thursday, February 13, 2020

Forward The Industry’s leading information provider since 1998
Issue 6 Vol 20, Feb 13, 2020. Previous issues are archived at
Send your news to Lucía Barreiro:

Wenger - Aquatic Feed Division

Aller Aqua phasing out South American soy in EuropeAller Aqua phasing out South American soy in Europe
The European factories will purchase exclusively regionally produced soy.
Read story

Salmofood aims for a fish-free salmon feedSalmofood aims for a fish-free salmon feed
The company is performing trials to reduce the use of fishmeal and fish oil with alternative raw materials such as microalgae oil and insect meal.
Read story

Application of insect meals in aquacultureApplication of insect meals in aquaculture
Around the world, insect protein is rapidly gaining traction as a sustainable alternative to fishmeal. But how much do you really know about its properties, regulatory compliance and above all, its availability?
Read story


Aquaculture VC HATCH accepting applications for fourth accelerator programAquaculture VC HATCH accepting applications for fourth accelerator program
The aquaculture VC, HATCH has successfully closed its first $8M Fund at $8.4. The money will be further invested in its own portfolio and to recruit a fourth cohort for their accelerator program, which started accepting applications again on February 12.
Read story


Evonik announces global price increase for L-Lysine
The company will increase its net price of Biolys® (L-Lysine, Feed Grade 54.6%) worldwide by 18% on average with immediate effect. All existing contracts and supply agreements will be honored.
Peruvian & European fishmeal
Prices per m/t FOB vessel Peru port ranged from US$ 1,350/1,370 m/t for 65/66% protein to US$ 1,700/1,720 for 68% protein, 500 hist, 120 TVN. European fishmeal prices are in the range of US$1,365 – $1,630.
Read more at Hammersmith Marketing.


Territory Manager - Indonesia
Cargill is looking for a territory manager to deliver the right feed offerings, either new or enhanced, and innovative solutions to its customers.
View job details
Global Sourcing Manager - Norway
BioMar is looking for a global sourcing manager for marine raw materials to join the BioMar Global Sourcing team.
View job details
Sales Manager - Northern and Eastern Europe
Kemin AquaScience is looking for a sales manager to identify and build new business while managing existing accounts in Northern and Eastern Europe.
View job details
Technical Director - UK
IFFO is looking for a dynamic and strategic technical director. The candidate will work with the Senior Management Team implementing IFFO’s corporate strategy and exiting new engagements with members and stakeholders globally.
View job details
Marketing Manager - UK
Benchmark Animal Health is looking for a marketing manager to continue, drive and support all existing marketing activity with a close link to Benchmark at the group level.
View job details
Extrusion Manager - Canada
The Center for Aquaculture Technologies is seeking a manager to lead the pilot-scale fish feed extrusion technology center at its R&D Facility on Prince Edward Island (Canada).
View job details

Aquafeed Magazine
Read online      Subscribe (free)
Aquafeed Magazine


  • Wet rework handling during extrusion
  • Spray-dried plasma improves performance and reduces coefficient of variation in SRS challenged salmon
  • Towards 100% fishmeal substitution in shrimp aquafeed
  • Unlocking phytate potential through NIR technology
  • AQUOLIVE: Improving aquaculture production with bioactives from olive oil biomass
  • Columns: Albert Tacon – Aquaculture and aquafeed production trends
Next issue: April 2020
To submit an article or request advertising information email:
World Mycotoxin Report Impact 2020
An in-depth discussion on upcoming mycotoxin threats to poultry, swine, ruminants and aquaculture worldwide based on recent BIOMIN Mycotoxin Survey results, hosted by BIOMIN and Romer Labs. Check also the EMEA & APAC edition.
Watch video
U.S. DDGS targets the Southeast market
The U.S. Grains Council kicked off a new aquaculture-focused venture with two seminars in January 2020 in Vietnam and Thailand, that focused on the inclusion of DDGS and high-protein DDGS in shrimp, finfish and marine species.
Read story
Copyright ©  2020,,LLC , All rights reserved.

Aquaculture Jobs

Check out the latest industry job openings in our Job Board.

Follow Us

We are social. Connect with us on:

Sign Up For Our Publications

Select a newsletter/magazine and submit your e-mail to subscribe.

Aquafeed Publications
HATCHERY Feed & Management Publications