Live Demonstration of Trouw Nutrition’s Real-Time Feed Analysis
1 June 2018
Trouw Nutrition will demonstrate NutriOpt®, a modular precision-feeding system made up of proven components that offer the latest nutritional science data and technology, at the 2018 World Pork Expo (WPX)
St. Louis, June 1, 2018 – Trouw Nutrition, a global leader in animal nutrition, will showcase NutriOpt during WPX. Visitors can stop by the booth to attend a live demonstration of the NutriOpt precision-feeding system, which enables customers to make better business decisions, starting with a near infrared spectroscopy (NIR). The NIR machine at the booth will connect to the NutriOpt Nutritional Database, one of the largest calibration databases in the industry. The company’s team of swine experts will demonstrate the advantages and capabilities of NutriOpt at Booth J427 in the Jacobson’s Building at the 2018 World Pork Expo, the world’s largest pork industry-specific trade show, June 6-8, at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines.
“With the live NutriOpt demonstration, attendees will get the opportunity to see first-hand how quick and precise the technology is and how it could benefit their business,” said Amanda Bockhorn, Trouw Nutrition quality assurance laboratory manager. “In this demo, users will be guided through the ingredient NIR scanning process, transfer of data to the portal, and calculation of nutritional composition. Within a matter of minutes, key benefits, such as risk reduction, optimized nutrition, and improved profitability, will be demonstrated, showing how the NIR can be utilized in a way that most feed mills aren’t doing today.”
Trouw Nutrition’s near-infrared procedures are ISO certified by the Dutch Accreditation Authority.
Trouw Nutrition’s skilled professionals will feature Selko® POmix, a blend of natural, plant-based antioxidants that could partially replace Vitamin E above NRC animal nutritional requirements; Optimin®, proven organic trace minerals for the ultimate in mineral nutrition; and Protimax® ready-to-feed antibodies, a spray-dried whole egg, containing specific combinations of egg-based antibodies for young pigs.
Additionally, WPX attendees can learn about gut health and decreasing digestive stress during key production periods by lowering the pH of piglets’ drinking water with Selko® ProHydro, a synergistic blend of free and highly buffered organic acids.
At Trouw Nutrition, we work with each individual customer to design an efficient nutrition strategy to accomplish their specific goals within their unique environment while factoring economic performance and food safety. Join us at Booth J427 for refreshments and to learn more!
About Trouw Nutrition
Trouw Nutrition, a Nutreco company, is a global leader in innovative feed specialties, premixes, feed additives and nutritional services for the animal nutrition industry. It provides products, models and services to boost productivity and support animal health through all life stages. With unique, species-specific solutions, Trouw Nutrition has been meeting the needs of farmers and home-mixers, feed producers, integrators and distributors since 1931. Headquartered in the Netherlands, the company has locations in 28 countries and employs approximately 8,000 people.
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