Agenda

Practical Short Course on Feeds & Pet Food Extrusion

until 24-01-2014 - Texas
276 North America

Details event

19 - 24 January 2014
Texas
Texas A&M University
mnriaz@tamu.edu

A one week Practical Short Course on Feeds & Pet Food Extrusion will be presented at Texas A&M University by staff, industry representatives, and consultants. The program will cover information on designing new feed mills and selecting conveying, drying, grinding, conditioning and feed mixing equipment. Current practices for production of pet foods, preparing full-fat soy meal; recycling fisheries by-products, raw animal products, and secondary resources; extrusion of floating, sinking, and high fat feeds; spraying and coating fats, digests and preservatives; use of encapsulated ingredients and preparation of premixes, and least cost formulation are reviewed.