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January 27, 2022
CP Foods to phase out coal at its aquafeed mills in Thailand
The company will end coal use for its operations in Thailand in 2022 and will transition to greener and more sustainable energy sources. 
Global feed production increases 2.3% in 2021
The eleventh edition of Alltech’s annual feed production survey estimated that international feed tonnage has increased by 2.3%, to 1.235 billion metric tons of feed produced in 2021.
Enorm Biofactory will build the largest insect factory in Scandinavia and plans to produce 11,000 tons of insect meal per year.
Viterra to acquire grain and ingredients business of Gavilon
The addition supports Viterra’s long-term strategy of significantly increasing its presence in the United States.
BASF expands production capacity for feed enzymes
The expansion of BASF’s Ludwigshafen enzyme plant has started production and larger volumes of feed enzymes are already available.
Orffa expands presence to South Korea and Turkey
The company aims to have a direct presence in the top feed-producing countries and service the animal feed industry with its innovative and science-based specialty feed solutions.
Tunicate (Ciona intestinalis) meal has been recently studied as an alternative ingredient to substitute fishmeal protein in Atlantic salmon diets.
F3 Challenge contestants sell 3,000 MT of fish-free carnivore feed in first reporting period
A combined total of 145 metric tons of F3 feed was sold in the salmonid category, 2,951 metric tons in the shrimp category, and 7.72 metric tons in the other carnivorous species category.
Calysta names new chief science and sustainability officer

World’s first industrial genomic selection program for insects launched

BAP certification program grew in 2021

Antarctic krill fishery rated as one of the world’s most sustainable fisheries
Donau Soja harvest grows by 49% in 2021
Donau Soja and Europe Soya certified farms reported 715,000 tons of certified soya from 11 European countries after the 2021 harvest.

Peruvian & European fishmeal
Prices per m/t FOB vessel Peru port ranged from US$ 1,530/1,550 m/t for 65/66% protein to US$ 1,780/1,820 for 68% protein, 500 hist, 120 TVN. European fishmeal prices are in the range of US$1,440 – 1,705.
Read more at Hammersmith Marketing.

Cargill issues 2021 world mycotoxin report 
The survey, which includes key global trends, ingredient contamination rates and regional mycotoxin prevalence data, found increasing mycotoxin prevalence in the past four years.

Aqua Nutrition Specialist - Ecuador
Cargill is looking for an aqua nutrition specialist to provide nutritional and customized formulation support to its team and customers. 
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Southeast Asia Animal Nutrition Commercial Director - Thailand
A well-known brand in the global animal nutrition industry is looking for a Southeast Asia animal nutrition commercial director. 
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Principal Scientist - Ecuador
Cargill is looking for a principal scientist to join its Aqua Nutrition R&D team to develop shrimp nutrition technology to drive the development of shrimp projects.
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Regional Sales Manager SEA - Singapore
Corbion is looking for an AlgaPrimeTM sales manager to develop and expand opportunities within the aquafeed and farming industry in Southeast Asia.
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