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Functional feed boosts sustainability of shrimp industry

Functional feed can be a solution for the diseases and environmental concerns in the...

Bisi optimistic about double-digit growth in 2021

Indonesia’s corn seed producer Bisi International expects double-digit growth this year. "Our financial performance...
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Early users of alternative ingredients now reaping benefits

Feedmillers who had previously diversified their formulations using alternative feed ingredients are reaping the...

North Sumatera exports pet food to Malaysia

The Agricultural Quarantine Agency in Belawan, North Sumatera, Indonesia recently shipped 34.5 tons of...

Logistics challenges hamper use of alternative ingredients

The logistics challenges in the current international shipping environment has complicated and added costs...

STP gains success with shrimp feed with less fishmeal

Indonesia’s Suri Tani Pemuka (STP), Japfa Group’s aquaculture arm, has successfully reduced the use...
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Designing feed additives to promote complex gut biomes

Complex gut biomes make chickens healthy, and in a diet without AGPs, this is...

Thai DLD urges layer farmers to adjust feed formulation

Thailand's Department of Livestock Development (DLD) has advised layer farmers to adjust feed formulation...

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Feedmills in East Nusa Tenggara to support livestock sector

The government of East Nusa Tenggara province in Indonesia plans to set up three...

Vietnam has potential to become Southeast Asian feed hub

Following significant investments from global feed concentrate and additive companies, Vietnam could become a...

USGC promotes Manuel Sanchez and Caleb Wurth

The US Grains Council in Asia has promoted Manuel Sanchez and Caleb Wurth. Mr...

Featured Articles

Feedmills in East Nusa Tenggara to support livestock sector

The government of East Nusa Tenggara province in Indonesia plans to set up three medium-capacity (5000-15,000 tons/month) feedmills in Timor, Flores, and Sumba islands — three production centers of pig, poultry, and beef cattle. ARIEF FACHRUDIN writes that hope...

Quality Feeds grows with Bangladesh’s aquafeed sector

Aquaculture is one of Bangladesh’s biggest success stories and companies like Quality Feeds are cashing in on this achievement by investing heavily in the...
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Controlling crop disease one click at a time

Plantix, a startup in India is trying to increase early detection of crop disease or pest attack with an AI-based mobile app that can...

Special Reports

FEEDMILL CONSTRUCTION REPORT 2021 – Another quiet year for the industry as pandemic stalls expansion

The Asian feed industry has had no respite from the impact of the pandemic. It has stalled expansion plans amid slowing economies and uncertain recovery, reports the ASIAN AGRIBIZ team. Adding to their woes are logistical disruptions that have...

CONSTRUCTION REPORT 2020 – Covid-19 hits feedmill construction across Asia

Covid-19 has forced a number of new construction projects to be shelved, while others have been put on hold for at least the next year. With social restrictions curtailing demand for livestock products, Asian feed production is bracing for a...
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Featured Technical Advice

Variability in nutrient measurement of feed ingredients

AMY MOSS, PETER CHRYSTAL, TAMSYN CROWELY and GENE PESTI* demonstrate that high variability in nutrient measurement of feed ingredients can drastically reduce the profitability of poultry production. Feed accounts for more than 65% of poultry production costs; thus, accurate feed...

Towards inorganic phosphate-free diets

Recent independent trials demonstrate Axtra Phy Gold’s ability to allow formulation of inorganic phosphate-free high phytate all vegetable diets, to improve pig and poultry...

Feed mixing to perfection with dry-methionine

BALACHANDAR JAYARAMAN, PRADEEP KRISHAN and JOO PHIAW ANG* focus on the impact of supplemental liquid methionine hydroxy analogue-free acid (MHA-FA) versus dry DL-Methionine (DL-Met)...

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Asian Feed Magazine focuses on livestock nutrient requirements, feed ingredients, and milling technology. The magazine covers broiler, layer, duck, pig, dairy, shrimp, and pet feed for nutritionists, feedmillers, veterinarians, integration management, grain traders, ingredient and technology suppliers.

Subscribers receive, a print magazine six times a year, access to the on-line version, and unlimited use of the feature and technical libraries spanning back ten years.

Latest Issues: Content & Access

October/November 2021 issue

• Feed-grade amino acids: Alternatives to soybean meal; • Feed form affects apparent metabolizable energy of feed ingredients in broilers; •East Nusa Tenggara to build three medium-capacity feedmills; • East Nusa Tenggara to build three medium-capacity feedmills; • Methionine application - spray accuracy and homogeneity • Quality Feeds grows with Bangladesh’s aquafeed sector; • Copper toxicity in broilers - a hidden effect?; and much more . . .

August/September 2021 issue

Sustainability made easier with feedmill automation; Using NIR technology to mitigate rising feed cost; eFishery’s goes big in efforts to boost output; Targeted application of enzymes reduces economic impact of COVID-19; Insectifii builds a following for insect meal in India; Variability in nutrient measurement of feed ingredients; and much more . . .

June/July 2021 issue

Revisiting broiler precision feeding and nutrition as feed prices soar - Part 2 - Defining formula specifications; New feedmill strengthens Stars Food’s value chain; Feed mixing - closer to perfection with dry-methionine; Holistic 3-step approach to improve gut health; Reducing heat stress susceptibility in broilers; Which copper source for my feed?; and much more . . .

April/May 2021 issue

Revisiting broiler precision feeding and nutrition as feed prices soar - Part 1; Precise analytics – when and where you need it; ADM charges ahead in the Asia-Pacific; Holistic 3-step approach to improve gut health; Asian feedmillers tighten their belts as ingredient prices surge; Myco(toxin) measurement and mitigation; and much more . . .

February/March 2021 issue

Agrichexers rises to the challenge; The influence of feed grains in reduced crude protein broiler diets – wheat versus maize; Rhone Ma gives cows a ‘Boosta’; Holistic 3-step approach to improve gut health – Step 1 of 3 - Improving drinking water and feed raw material quality; Warehouse automation: A missed opportunity; Exploring the true value of phytase: phosphorus and beyond; and much more . . .

December 2020/January 2021 issue

Mavin levels up ‘made-in-Vietnam’ tilapia; Mixing homogeneity of dry and liquid feed additives; Benefits of carotenoids in laying hens and eggs; Substituting molasses with palatants; Super Feed finds its sweet spot; Predicting the nutritional variability of corn; Using lupins and barley in Asian dairy diets; and much more...
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Feed Inputs

Novus shares importance of young animal nutrition

Novus International recently organized four webinars under the Young Animal Nutrition Series. The objective...

Improving lifetime performance of farm animals

Replacing livestock due to health and disease issues comes at a significant economic cost,...

What 30 years in agriculture means for Novus

On June 6, Novus celebrates 30 years of supporting animal protein producers globally.Its mission...

Reducing our reliance on marine resources

Seafood is an excellent source of protein, as well as omega-3 EPA and DHA...

Making efficient use of natural resources

Today approximately 50% of the world’s grain harvest and 70% of the world’s soy...

Biomin launches Mycofix Plus 5.Z with ZENzyme in Asia Pacific

Biomin has launched its newest mycotoxin risk management solution, Mycofix Plus 5.Z with ZENzyme,...