Feed Processing & Manufacturing Technical Articles

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Article published the December 5, 2019:

Understanding Corn Variability for Broilers

Corn kernel hardness is an important agronomic trait that could be affected by environmental conditions and post-harvest practices such as drying and storage. This dissertation discuss current literature relate...
Author/s :
Hernan Alejandro Córdova
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Article published the February 27, 2019:

Extraction and Characterization of Starch Fractions of Five Phenotypes Pachyrhizus tuberosus (Lam.) Spreng

1. Introduction Starch and its derivatives are used as ingredients and it is the main component in bakery products. It is also added in low quantities as additives to improve the sensory characteristics of a...
Author/s :
Luz Haydee Bravo
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Article published the July 26, 2018:

The effect of feed processing technology on the safety of feed

The main factors affecting the safety of feed include the quality of feed raw materials, the safe storage of feed raw materials, the control of the quantity of various additives in formula, the control of artif...
Author/s :
Jane Shen
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Article published the June 14, 2018:

Optimal grinding

An optimal grinding requires the right amount of intake of air, which is cleaned in the nozzle filters. This also guarantees an economic use of the hammer mill. The air is necessary to quickly transport the fin...
Author/s :
Gabriela Chiric
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Article published the June 8, 2018:

Over 125 Years Of Oilseed Processing

    COMPLETE OIL MILL PLANT DESIGN AND OPTIMIZATION Introduction to Oilseed Processing The primary goal of oilseed processing is to extract as much oil as possible from the seed while consum...
Author/s :
Eric Stibora
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Article published the April 25, 2018:

Rosentrater: "Pelleting of DDGS can result in much better product flowability"

In this interview with Engormix, Kurt Rosentrater, Associate Professor at Iowa State University and Executive Director at the Distillers Grains Technology Council, answered questions about several important fac...
Author/s :
Kurt A. Rosentrater
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Article published the March 22, 2018:

Art of Pelleting: Particle Size, Mash Conditioning and Die Specifications (Part 3)

Particle Size Optimum particle size for best pelleting results has been a matter of controversy for almost as long as feeds have been pelleted. Young (1960) found no significant differences in pellet durabilit...
Author/s :
Keith Behnke
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Article published the March 1, 2018:

Effects of Creep Feed Pellet Diameter on Suckling and Nursery Pig Performance

Introduction Nursery pigs often experience a lag in growth performance when transitioning from sows’ milk to dry feed during weaning. The lag is caused by several factors, including the dietary and envir...
Author/s :
Bob GoodbandDr. Joel DeRoucheyJason WoodworthJon De JongMike Tokach Steve Dritz
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Article published the January 26, 2018:

Expeller® pressing of wet processed corn germ

  Corn oil, as a product of the wet corn milling industry, represents a very small part of the total industry output but, nevertheless, constitutes an important part of that output by virtue of the rela...
Author/s :
Eric Stibora
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Article published the December 14, 2017:

Elimination of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus in an Animal Feed Manufacturing Facility

Introduction The United States swine industry has suffered dramatic losses following the emergence of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) in May 2013. The virus is a highly contagious and deadly coronavirus...
Author/s :
Anne HussCharles StarkJason WoodworthSteve Dritz
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