Discover the newest digestibility system
The newest expansion provides us with insights into raw materials that are best suitable for inclusion within our fish feeds.
4 Pillars of fish nutrition
Alltech Coppens has developed a method of quantifying quality indicators, such as growth, FCR, water quality and carbon footprint, by categorising them within the 4 Pillars of fish nutrition — Palatability, Performance, Pollution Control and Planet. Philip Lyons, global manager aquaculture research, explains how the pillar concept drives feed innovation.
Insights from a catfish farmer
Frank Foolen, a catfish farmer in the Netherlands, gives insights into farming claresse and the importance of digestible feeds. Claresse is a hybrid that originates from a natural cross between two fish sorts from the European catfish family, sustainably farmed in a RAS.
The future of applied research
The newly expanded research centre represents the cornerstone of Alltech’s commitment to aquaculture and broadens the spectrum of research. Robin Biermann, manager Alltech Coppens Aqua Centre, discusses the advantages of the new expansion to the ACAC and the importance of these developments for farmers, now and in the future.