The best student nutrition poster

Congratulations to poultry intern, Kyle Venter, from the team at Chemuniqué! The AFMA Technical Committee has selected his nutrition poster, entitled: “The in vitro analysis of acid-binding capacity of South African feed ingredients for broiler chickens and possible effects on performance”, as the best Student Nutrition Poster for 2019. Recognising excellence in animal nutrition The…

Call for nominations: Professor Rob Gous Scholarship 2020

To commemorate the contribution of Professor Rob Gous to animal nutrition, and more specifically poultry nutrition in South Africa, the Animal Feed Manufacturers Association (AFMA) annually awards the Professor Rob Gous Scholarship. This scholarship is funded by Chemuniqué (Pty) Ltd. Scholarship details We invite all tertiary training institutions in South Africa to nominate a student(s)…

The 72nd AFMA AGM

The 72nd annual AFMA AGM was held at the Arabella Hotel and Spa in Kleinmond, Western Cape on 13 September. The audience of more than 100 members of the Animal Feed Manufacturers Association (AFMA) members, leaders from industry organisations, academia, and government officials were told that agricultural qualifications and competencies must be aligned if the…