Health and performance—go for the max

Health and performance—go for the max

PreAcid maximises the available butyric acid in the intestinal tract

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Strengthen shrimp against salinity stress

Strengthen shrimp against salinity stress

Shrimp are sensitive to sudden changes in water salinity (salinity stress). This can lead to increased mortality, loss of appetite, cannibalism and increased susceptibility to infection. A frequent cause is heavy rainfall, which decreases the number of ions (e.g. calcium, magnesium) per litre of water and also affects water hardness (alkalinity). Shrimp have natural mechanisms

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Healthy feet with Anta®Phyt

Healthy feet with Anta®Phyt

The fact that the issue of improving animal welfare is very much in the public eye makes it even more pressing for farmers, feed producers and politicians alike. It is only through proper management that we can ensure social acceptance of meat production in the long term. However, feeding is also critical. A case in

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Outcome of an extraordinary project

Outcome of an extraordinary project

Report on the introduction of the new ERP system at Dr. Eckel published A Mittelstand company takes the next obvious step towards Industry 4.0 by professionalising its production and warehouse operations by way of a new computer system specifically for planning and control. Nothing out of the ordinary, you would think. However, setting up the new ERP

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Where you get to meet the entire world

Where you get to meet the entire world

Mechthild Heil (MdB) visited Dr. Eckel Animal Nutrition

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Tail biting: Don’t give stressors a chance

Tail biting: Don’t give stressors a chance

Every pig farmer knows that cannibalism or caudophagia is a major behavioural disorder in pigs. It is just as well known that this is due to a variety of stressors. This does not make preventing it any easier. In addition to the obvious tail biting lesions, necrosis and ear lesions are often observed – these

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