DVT conference in Berlin
Production and processes should become more sustainable and transparent to consumers. Digitisation is crucial to this. ‘Feed for Food: transparent, digital, secure’ was the theme of the Deutscher Verband Tiernahrung e. V. (the German feed industry association; DVT) annual conference in Berlin this year. Dr. Eckel co-sponsored the annual meeting, which is a major event for the
Active protection against dangerous hyperacidity: Anta®Phyt
Subacute ruminal acidosis (SARA) is a typical problem on modern dairy farms. The dangerous ruminal hyperacidity is due to an increase in the concentration of volatile fatty acids, which depresses the pH value to a level that is unfavourable for ruminants. This disrupts fermentation and has a negative impact on the animal’s health and performance:
Action plan to dispense with docking: The beginning of the end for docking?
Pigs should keep their tails. At least, that’s the intention of the new action plan. Here's what farmers can do.