EEUU.- Más de 100 personas participaron de la conferencia “Practical Advances in Aquafeeds” organizado por el medio Aquafeed el 23 de febrero, en el marco del Aquaculture 2013 realizado en Nashville.

La conferencia fue dedicada a los desarrollos en las dietas con aplicaciones prácticas para el sector comercial. Aquafeed ya había organizado eventos similares en Asia y Europa.

Aquafeed a puesto a disposición de los interesados el programa y las presentaciones (formato pdf) para ser descargados.

Presentaciones:

Trends and advances in feed formulation – towards lowest cost fish production
Dr. Alex Obach, Managing Director, Skretting Aquaculture Research Centre, Norway


Evaluation of new aquafeed products
Eric Bell, Product Line Manager, Protein ingredients, Cargill Corn Milling, USA


Extrusion options for product specific aquafeeds
- Joe Kearns, Aquaculture Process Engineering Manager,Wenger Manufacturing, USA


Drying energy efficiency and uniformity in aquatic feeds
Finn Normann Jensen, Director of Global Business Development & Marketing , Andritz Feed & Biofuel, Denmark


Phytogenics: a new tool to improve performance in aquatic species
Dr. Pedro Encarnacao, Head Aquaculture Department , Biomin, Singapore

Potential of extra nutritional additives to keep shrimp healthy and farmers wealthy
Gilberto Hernández González, Manager Aquaculture, NutriAd Central/North America, Mexico

Feed Cost Savings and Improved Performance with 2-hydroxy-4-(methylthio) butanoic acid (HMTBa) Supplementation
Dr. Craig Browdy, Executive Manager Aquaculture Research, Novus International, USA

The future for soy in aquaculture feed development – addressing basic and applied research needs to meet the growing demand for aquaculture feeds?
- Dr. Steven Hart, Executive Director, Soy Aquaculture Alliance, USA