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Issue 19 Vol 21, May 20, 2021. Previous issues are archived at www.aquafeed.com
Send your news to Lucía Barreiro: news@aquafeed.com

 
Wenger - Aquatic Feed Division
 
HEADLINE NEWS

Unibio appoints new CEO to drive next stage of growth

Unibio appoints new CEO to drive next stage of growth
David Henstrom will join the company from Cargill to accelerate the company’s expansion.
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Scoular unveils new brand identity for its barley-based protein

Scoular unveils new brand identity for its barley-based protein 
Emerge™, both traceable and non-GMO, is the only barley-based protein for the aquaculture and pet food industries.
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Menon expands US footprint with new co-packing facility

Menon expands US footprint with new co-packing facility 
The new co-packing facility will allow for increased production of up to a few thousand tons per week of MrFeed®.
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Bühler partners with TAM Systems to bring sustainable innovations to the animal feed industry

Bühler partners with TAM Systems to bring sustainable innovations to the animal feed industry
The partnership will make Bühler's equipment portfolio more accessible to a greater number of feed processors.
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eniferBio partners with Foods of Norway

eniferBio partners with Foods of Norway 
One of the main objectives is to produce yeast from tree biomass to be used as a sustainable protein source in feed for both agriculture and aquaculture.  
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Insect-based aquafeeds don’t change the taste of salmon and trout

Insect-based aquafeeds don’t change the taste of salmon and trout
Testers found no significant difference between traditionally-fed salmon and insect-fed salmon and trout, except for a more intense coloration of the flesh and improved juiciness.
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Study finds Schizochytrium oil can replace fish oil in salmon and trout

Study finds Schizochytrium oil can replace fish oil in salmon and trout 
A study by Dalhousie University found that both trout and salmon grew as well or better than fish that were fed on fish oil and stored more DHA in their fillets.
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Cargill empowers female entrepreneurs in the shrimp sector with business skills

Cargill empowers female entrepreneurs in the shrimp sector with business skills
The company, together with the Edes Business School of the Universidad Técnica Particular de Loja, will train and improve income potential for 100 women from Mexico, Nicaragua, Honduras and Ecuador.
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Feed industry shows its concerns as key contributor to EU Farm to Fork

Feed industry shows its concerns as key contributor to EU Farm to Fork 
EU animal feed associations showed their concerns on the new strategy and held a joint virtual conference discussing the role of animal nutrition in achieving the goals of the Farm to Fork strategy.
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Registration open for Water Conditioning and Probiotics webinar

Registration open for Water Conditioning and Probiotics webinar
The fourth session in the series, Trends in Aquaculture Hatcheries, will focus on water conditioning and probiotics and will be held on June 14 at 5 pm UTC, 7 pm CET, 12 pm - Guayaquil.
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INGREDIENTS & COMMODITIES

Peruvian & European fishmeal
Prices per m/t FOB vessel Peru port ranged from US$ 1,430/1,450 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$1,515 – 2,100.
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RESOURCES, PAPERS & PUBLICATIONS

IFFO reports 30% improvement in the fishmeal and fish oil global output

IFFO reports 30% improvement in the fishmeal and fish oil global output 
The total cumulative productions of the countries considered in IFFO’s market report through the first quarter of 2021 were higher year on year.
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Salmon industry advancing in sustainable farming practices

Salmon industry advancing in sustainable farming practices
The latest Global Salmon Initiative’s sustainability report showed high rates of ASC certification, reduces reliance on marine ingredients in feeds and support for healthier diets and more resilient global good systems.
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FAO report on agricultural trade and policy responses during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic

 FAO report on agricultural trade and policy responses during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic
Covering the first half of 2020, the report provides an overview of short-term changes in trade patterns and policy measures related to agricultural trade that countries adopted in response to the pandemic.
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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

NEW! Aquafeed/Petfood Product Manager - France 
Phosphea is looking for a product manager to be in charge of the marketing of its aquaculture and petfood ranges of products. 
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Project Manager Sustainable Nutrition - Singapore
Evonik is seeking a project manager to manage R&D projects in the field of aquaculture.
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Aquaculture Nutritionist - Canada
Cooke Aquaculture is looking for an aquaculture nutritionist to join is Nova Scotia team.
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Research Scientist in Fish Nutrition - Canada
The Center for Aquaculture Technologies (CAT) is seeking a research scientist in fish nutrition who is customer-focused and experienced in applied animal nutrition research. CLOSING MAY 31, 2021.
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Aqua Solutions Manager - Philippines
Pilmico is looking for an aqua solutions manager to generate volume and sustainable growth of the company’s finfish and shrimp aquafeed segment.
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Sales Manager Aquaculture - Asia & South America
Corbion is looking for a sales aquaculture manager for Asia and South America. 
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IN THIS ISSUE:

  • Vacuum or pressure: Which is the better density control solution?
  • High moisture extrusion - a promising new method for making aquafeed with unique properties
  • Fish protein concentrate can partly replace water as plasticizer in the fish feed extrusion process
  • Plants extracts in aquafeeds: Standardization as a key parameter
  • Phytogenic feed additives to counteract mycotoxin impact on fish health
  • Improved DNA-analyses as tools to cover the need for evidence-based transparency in the aquaculture industry

Next issue: July 2021
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WORTH A VIEW

1st session of Feeds for Hatcheries
Watch the great panel that joined us in the first session of the two-day webinar on feeds for hatcheries discussing how to improve larval performance through feeds in both fish and shrimp.
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EVENT NEWS

Application open for GAA Ninth Annual Global Aquaculture Innovation Award
The competition recognizes individuals and companies finding new solutions to the key challenges facing aquaculture.
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Join FEFAC public annual event Future Proofing Feed
FEFAC will host its public annual meeting on June 11 at 09:30 CET on a 3D virtual conference platform. 
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World Aquaculture 2020 to be held in December 
World Aquaculture 2020 will be held from December 5-8, 2021 at the Singapore EXPO Convention and Exhibition Center.
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