Science Strategy

Trouw Nutrition's research and development (R&D) is organized in the Trouw Nutrition Science Strategy. The strategy is designed to use the opportunities offered by science to support Trouw Nutrition businesses in implementing their strategies. Innovation opportunities are split into quantitative nutrition and functional nutrition.

The Animal Nutrition R&D science focus areas are identified as follows.

In Quantitative Nutrition they are:
• Evaluation of feed ingredients
• Animal modeling
• Additives for feed efficiency
• Nutritional solutions for sustainable animal production

In Functional Nutrition they are:
• Young animal feeds
• Gut health concepts
• Feeds for transition stages
• Controlling zoonosis

In Aquaculture R&D the science focus areas are identified as follows.

In Quantitative Nutrition they are:
• Optimizing feed value
• Flexibility in raw material choices
• Optimizing feed quality at lowest cost
• Gaining a greater understanding of feed performance

In Functional Nutrition they are:
• Efficient proactive nutrition
• Specific health solutions
• Young fish feeds
• Feeds adapted to specific environmental and farming conditions