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22 countries present at feeds and nutrition course

For the fourth time, Schothorst Feed Research organised a Feeds and Nutrition course. Around 85 people from 22 countries were present.

The Feeds and Nutrition course is designed to quickly inform the participants about the main theoretical and practical aspects of everything involved in feed production. The course took place from June 2-6 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and included nine modules (feedstuffs, EU legislation and HACCP, feed processing, least cost formulating, mycotoxins and ANF's, dairy nutrition, swine nutrition, poultry nutrition, interpretation of lab analyses).

Course and excursion
85 people followed the course, of which 67 came from the Netherlands, six from the Far East, six from the Middle East, three from the US and three from Africa. In total, 22 countries were represented.  The course was followed by an excursion to a Dutch broiler farm.

About SFR
Schothorst Feed Research (SFR) is an independent private research and consultancy institute for animal nutrition, dedicated to assist its clients in the development and implementation of nutritional knowledge into profitable and innovative feed concepts that are socially acceptable. It is based in Lelystad, the Netherlands.

The next Feeds and Nutrition course takes place from June 1-5, 2015.

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