17/11/2019 News

Eating less red and processed meat remains necessary

What does the research say? The research was conducted by the international research group NutriRECS. The researchers looked, among other things, at the relationship between eating red meat and processed meat and the risk of cardiovascular disease, cancer and diabetes. For this they have listed the data from dozens of studies. The conclusion is that for people who […]

17/11/2019 News

The Netherlands on track in the fight against food waste

The Dutch have started to waste less food at home. In 2019, the Dutch wasted 34.3 kilos of food per person; almost 7 kilos less than in 2016. There was also less drinking washed away via the sink and the toilet. The Netherlands is therefore on course to achieve its goal: a halving of food waste by 2030. The results […]

17/11/2019 News

Efficient cows are always light and fine

Feed conversion is an important key figure in breeding pigs and chickens. Dairy farming will also make that move. Because with cows that produce a lot of milk from little feed, the farmer can save thousands of euros in feed costs per year. Breeding organization CRV is investing 2 million euros in a project on feed efficiency in cattle. any type […]

17/11/2019 News

Nevedi: nitrogen measure raises many questions

The Dutch Association of Feeding Industry (Nevedi) believes that the government's nitrogen measure raises many questions. In itself, Nevedi says it is positive that the government is opting for the current approach, which is based on the total ration. However, the branch organization for the animal feed industry believes that the use of additives cannot naturally be seen as the solution […]