The funding has supported five Pork CRC IPP appointments at $70,000 each and $150,000 was allocated to the internationally acclaimed Autism in Agriculture Project to help employ nine young autistic adults at SunPork Farms in SA.
The agreement will make high quality Danish Crown products available to the 466 million annual active consumers on Alibaba’s e-marketplaces.
Worldwide, deoxynivalenol and fumonisins continue to top the list of most prevalent mycotoxins. Most countries in Asia have shown an increased risk of mycotoxin contamination.
This two-days international scientific conference brought together animal nutritionists from the industry and academy.
The primary aim of the project is to find genetics that give the best performance for a group of pigs in a pen. A second aim is also to find out how the microbiome influences feed efficiency, carcass quality, and behavior. A third aim is to find ways of more accurately fine-tuning feed and genetics.