2023 has been a challenging year for aquafeed manufacturers due to the high price of raw materials and low seafood prices. Aquafeed.com talked with some feed technology suppliers to get their insights and how they see 2024.
The production of soybeans increased from 31,000 tonnes in 2022 to 50,000 tonnes in 2023, with increased opportunities for exports to the EU.
The Innovative FEED Act aims to improve the regulatory environment for new animal feed ingredients.
Mathieu Castex will succeed Le Treut as Lallemand Animal Nutrition president, general manager.
The project is expected to produce around 300,000 tons annually of aquafeeds for shrimp and fish farmed in cages.
The company developed a method to use AI to accurately determine the volume of animal feed in a bin using a time-of-flight sensor or other similar hardware.
A diet supplement already consumed by humans for its anti-aging benefits could be used to help salmon digest feed and improve their natural disease resistance.
Symrise Aqua Feed specializes in developing, testing and manufacturing sustainable ingredients and palatability enhancers that help aquafeed manufacturers produce high-performance diet and feed with low carbon footprint.
Recent developments in Ghana indicate that the production of commercial fish feed based on alternative ingredients will begin shortly.
In this final part of the series, we will discuss how the fishmeal and fish oil shortage and high prices are impacting the aquafeed industry and the potential effects on aquafeed producers and farmers in the medium term.
In the EU’s quest to be less dependent on importing proteins for animal feed, alternatives must be viable and competitive. Insect-derived ingredients tick a lot of boxes to be the right candidate. Speakers at the recently held IPIFF annual conference addressed this once more.
NovoBind’s novel biotherapeutic solutions have shown positive results in whiteleg shrimp against EMS.
Would high fishmeal and fish oil prices allow for faster scale-up of novel ingredients?
Full Circle Biotechnology is the first insect producer to combine solid-fermentation with BSF production reaching 10 times higher yield and lower costs than BSF meal.
Feed formulators have many alternatives to fishmeal and fish oil, but they are not without challenges.
The cancellation of the first Peruvian anchovy season and the current high prices of fishmeal and fish oil brought new challenges to the aquafeed industry. In this context, what are the alternatives?
Single-cell producer Unibio is one of the registrants of the challenge with a combined product of Unibio’s Uniprotein® and a functional palatant from Lucta.
The company renews the concept of bulk good packaging by combining precision, efficiency, and versatility.
Pelagia developed a new fishmeal that creates optimal conditions in fish to support allostasis.
The company added three new products to its range of aquaculture products to support animal welfare and performance in aquaculture.
The new machine is of particular interest for fish feeds and pet food production.