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23 August 2017
Pig Industry News from United States Alternatives to zinc oxide for more potent piglets
The nutritional and environmental experiences by weaning piglets contribute to gastro-intestinal and immune system disturbances. These can result in an increased susceptibility to gut disorders and, in...
08 August 2017
Pig Industry News from Canada Dedication to research and students wins professor Novus Teaching Honor
Dr. Gregoy Bédécarrats, professor at the University of Guelph, Canada is the 2017 Novus Outstanding Teaching Award recipient. A successful academic career, innovative research and his dedication to encouraging...
31 May 2017
Pig Industry News from United States Novus: Offering More Knowledge and Value at World Pork Expo
As a science-based company, Novus takes pride in presenting quality research and data to customers to help increase understanding of animal growth, gut health, nutritional needs, and solutions to optimize...
17 March 2017
Pig Industry News from Brazil First Iberoamerican Swine Event Tackles Issues in Early Piglet Development
BRAZIL - The first Iberoamerican Swine Nutrition Roundtable, hosted by Novus International, Inc., brought together swine experts from Italy, Spain, and Latin America to discuss the various challenges facing...
13 March 2017
Pig Industry News from China Mark Your Calendar for the Novus Graduate Scholars Program (NGS) Launch
CHINA - Since its introduction in China, the Novus Graduate Scholars Program (NGS) has been held successfully for 11 years by Novus International, Inc., and this year's launch is set for March 20 at Sichuan...
07 March 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Piglets Have Allergies, Too
ANALYSIS - The global swine industry adopted early-weaning practices a generation ago. However, early weaned piglets have been plagued by poor growth performance, known as the “post-weaning lag,” writes...
16 February 2017
Pig Industry News from United States Novus Hosts Next Generation Swine Nutritionist Council Meeting
US - Last week, Novus International hosted the inaugural meeting of the Next Generation Swine Nutritionist Council....
31 January 2017
Pig Industry News from Global PROVENIA Feed Supplement for More Potent Piglets
GLOBAL - PROVENIA feed supplement is a unique protected source of flavouring compounds, including benzoic acid. ...
23 January 2017
Pig Industry News from Global Copper is Essential for Piglet Performance
GLOBAL - The weaning process is a stressful one for piglets. A new environment, penmates and feed source can all impact their feed intake and growth potential. ...
Pig Industry News from Global Feeding Sows for Successful Offspring
GLOBAL - The swine industry has made great strides in swine reproduction; most specifically in the areas of increased litter size, increased milk production and improvements in productivity traits, writes...
15 November 2016
Pig Industry News from Global Enzymes Are Key Puzzle Piece to Feeding the 9 Billion
How do we feed the world’s future population and the growing global demand for protein?...
08 November 2016
Pig Industry News from Global Protease Enzymes Make Lower-Cost Sorghum Viable in Animal Feed
Could sorghum be the feed ingredient that helps optimize producers’ bottom-lines?...
01 November 2016
Pig Industry News from Global Two Kinds of Diarrhea, One Solution
It is often assumed that if an animal has diarrhea, it’s caused by a pathogen. E. coli, Salmo­nella, Rotavirus and other bacteria can and do cause many intestinal infections. However, sometimes nutrition...
25 October 2016
Pig Industry News from Global What Makes Iberian Ham So Unique?
Dry, cured hams have been produced throughout southern Europe for centuries. Spain, Italy, Portugal and France have highly valued hams, employing a variety of pig breeds and curing methods. ...
18 October 2016
Pig Industry News from United States Novus CEO Receives Prestigious International Business Award
US - During a special ceremony hosted by the Boeing Institute of International Business in the John Cook School of Business at Saint Louis University, Novus President and Chief Executive Officer, Francois...
03 August 2016
Pig Industry News from United States Project Horizon Helps Producers Transition to Antibiotic Free Production
ANALYSIS - Novus International launches Project Horizon, a commitment to helping producers navigate through the transition to antibiotic-free production. ...
22 June 2016
Pig Industry News from European Union Novus International Reinforces Global Enzyme Presence with CIBENZA® EP150 Registration
EU - Novus International, a global leader in animal health and nutrition solutions, has obtained approval for CIBENZA® EP150 enzyme feed additive in the European Union as of June 8, 2016....
10 June 2016
Pig Industry News from United States Novus Continues and Expands 25-year Industry Commitment at World Pork Expo
US - The playing field for pork production has been elevated and continues to rise in 2016. As producers face more regulations and challenges than ever from suppliers, consumers and the US Government,...
09 June 2016
Pig Industry News from United States Novus Launches Project Horizon at World Pork Expo
US - Today at an exclusive event in their tent at World Pork Expo, Novus International, Inc. launched Project Horizon, their commitment to helping producers navigate through the transition to antibiotic-free...
07 June 2016
Pig Industry News from United States Novus International Celebrates 25 years of Helping Feed Tomorrow
US - Novus International commemorates 25 years of business this month. The Company, which originated as the Feed Ingredients division of Monsanto, started on its path of Health through Nutrition when Mitsui...
11 May 2016
Pig Industry News from Global Industry Insights: Increased Production, Improved Animal Welfare Meet Global Needs
ANALYSIS - The growing population, increases in household income and water scarcity are key drivers for the protein industry, and technology that can increase production and improve animal welfare will...
17 February 2016
Pig Industry News from United States New Novus Video Commemorates 25th Business Anniversary
US - GLOBAL - Novus International Inc. has released a new video that celebrates the silver anniversary of the company. The video, a compilation of employee interviews from earliest employees to new hires,...
03 February 2016
Pig Industry News from United States Novus International Releases CIBENZA® DP100 Video
Today, Novus International, Inc., a global leader in animal nutrition, announced the release of a video highlighting the world’s leading protease feed enzyme, CIBENZA® DP100 feed additive. The video...
08 December 2015
Pig Industry News from United States Novus Employees Donate One Million Dollars to Local Charities
US - Since 2010, Novus and its employees have supported local charities through the United Way’s Annual Giving Campaign...
04 December 2015
Pig Industry News from United States Novus International’s Scott Hine Recognised Amongst Top 100 STEM Leaders
US - Novus International, Inc., a leader in animal nutrition through health, announced today their VP of Products & Solutions and Chief Innovation Officer has been recognised as one of the top 100 CIO/CTO...
07 November 2015
Pig Industry News from United States Novus International Releases Seventh Annual Sustainability Report
GLOBAL - Novus International, Inc. has released its 2014 Sustainability Report, which documents and measures the Company's comprehensive social, environmental and economic sustainability program....
03 November 2015
Pig Industry News from United States Novus Secures Key Intermediate Plant for ALIMET® Production
US - Novus International, Inc. announced today that it has acquired the Methylmercaptopropanal (MMP) plant from Union Carbide Corporation, a subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, in St Charles Parish,...
28 October 2015
Pig Industry News from United States Novus Launches New Global Campaign: “Realize the Hidden Value”
GLOBAL - Novus International, Inc., a leader in animal nutrition, recently launched a new global advertising campaign, “Realize the Hidden Value”, which highlights the added-value of the Company’s...
09 September 2015
Pig Industry News from United States Research Shows Supplementing Animal Diets with Zinc Chelate Can Offer Superior Advantages
Study results showed significantly greater zinc bioavailability for chelated zinc relative to zinc sulfate...
29 July 2015
Pig Industry News from United States Novus International Joins The Sustainability Consortium®
Partnership shows sustainability remains a critical component of Novus International’s business strategy...
 
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