Ruminant livestock generate a significant proportion of anthropogenic GHG emissions, and thereby contribute to Climate Change. Ruminants such as cattle. sheep, goats and buffalo produce meat and milk through enteric fermentation – a digestive process in which microbes decompose and ferment food in the digestive tract or rumen. This process produces methane which is emitted via belching. The amount of methane produced is directly related to the type of food consumed and the level of intake, in addition to...
We engineer and supply innovative technological solutions to improve fruit and vegetable cultivations and animal breeding. Our commitment is to a healthier, safer condition of all the actors involved in the agri-food chain (farmers, plants, animals, consumers) increasing the quantity and quality of food available, while at the same time reducing pesticide contaminations on products and in the environment.
Rendering is a process that converts waste animal tissue into stable, value-added materials. Edible rendering processes are basically meat processing operations and produce lard or edible tallow for use in food products. Edible rendering is generally carried out in a continuous process at low temperature (less than the boiling point of water). The process usually consists of finely chopping the edible fat materials (generally fat trimmings from meat cuts), heating them with or without added steam, and then...
Thanks to the durability, versatility, and simplicity of Octaform systems, it has been a popular choice of building material on farms for more than 20 years. Our corrosion-resistant PVC finish ensures that your structure will outlast and outperform just about any alternative. Octaform can also reduce the need for chemical pest control, antibiotics or other medical treatment often necessitated by conventional environments. Octaform’s food-grade PVC finish is easy to clean and will not absorb bacteria or...
The method is used for the determination of the mass fraction of total inorganic cations (ammonium potassium, sodium, magnesium, calcium) in all types of feedstuffs, compound feeds, fodders, premixes, fodder additives, and feed raw materials (of plant, animal, and mineral origin) by capillary electrophoresis.
The FATBOXX and FATBOXX max are perfectly new waste bins for disposing of cooking fats, oils, food wastes and liquid slops and slaughterhouse wastes and animal by-products. The special construction of the body and lid offer many benefits for end consumers and waste management companies.
Ammonia (NH3) is formed from the breakdown of urea in slurry and manure, and hence this is the main source of NH3 emission in the UK. High levels of NH3 emissions can cause a large amount of environmental damage to vegetation. As well as the outward environmental impact, high NH3 concentrations in and around livestock enclosures have a detrimental effect on the health and well-being of the animals.
The method is used for the determination of the mass fraction of free choline (synthetic and natural) in feedstuffs by capillary electrophoresis. The method can be applied for all types of feedstuffs, compound feeds, fodders, premixes, fodder additives, and feed raw materials. The present method does not allow the determination of bound choline.
The method is used for the determination of the mass concentration of oxalic, formic, fumaric, succinic, malic, citric, acetic, propionic, lactic, benzoic, sorbic, butyric acids in fodder additives and butyric acid in silage and haylage by capillary electrophoresis.
The method is used for the determination of the mass fraction of ascorbic acid and its salts in food additives and fodder additives (feed additives).The present method does not allow the determination of ascorbic acid in premixes.For the determination of acetic, benzoic, butyric, citric, formic, fumaric, lactic, malic, oxalic, propionic, sorbic, and succinic acids in fodder additives and butyric acid in silage and haylage use the method М 04-74-2012 (Lumex Instruments set, order No 0300001897).
Using the BactiDomus® Technology Nordevco is helping dairy producers with under-barn manure storage, improving barn environments, manure handling and mitigating the impact of manure on neighbours and communities. Nordevco has prided itself on not only providing solutions that are effective but on solutions that make economic sense.
In most case of under-barn manure storage, the cost of treatment is under $15.00 per stall. These costs are off-set by less fuel consumption for agitation, reduced maintenance...
Intensive commercial shrimp farming began in the late 1960s led in part by technological advances and growing market demand. Today, shrimp farming is so intensive (in some cases close to 300 000 shrimps per hectare) that it requires industrially prepared shrimp feeds, fertilizing the ponds to stimulate the growth of organisms, aeration to prevent oxygen depletion and regular tidal water exchange. Solmax geomembranes have been used in some of the largest shrimp pond projects in the world. There are several key...
Delta Hydronics Inc. is recognized as the leader in the Hydroponics Industry by designing, engineering and installing water heating and cooling systems for the hydroponic growing, harvesting and produce processing industries.
• Proven reliability for the long-term
• Complete mixing to reduce sludge settlement
• Keep basins homogenized which reduces further material investment
• Simple to install in lagoons with fluctuating water depths
• Eliminate odors
• Simply add additional equipment to increase capacity
• Surface mounted with float mounts
• Mixing to reduce sludge settlement and allow pumpable slurry
• Easy to install and maintain at the surface
• Wetted components constructed of stainless steel