Adam Sackett
INSTA-PRO International Based in Grimes, Iowa, Insta-Pro International develops industry-leading equipment for producing  chemical-free livestock and poultry feeds, vegetable oils and soy food products. We partner with university and independent researchers to optimize nutritional value for...
Article published the January 10, 2023
In previous blogs, we discussed the process and benefits of extruded rice bran and how extrusion improves digestibility of rice bran in broilers. Today I will review the global demand along with the economic feasibility for purchasing a rice bran stabilization facility.For the past 2 years, the global market for rice bran has grown. In 2021, Vietnam became the number one e ...
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Article published the November 10, 2022
Back in 2017, I wrote about the shelf life of soy ingredients made with Insta-Pro equipment, such as Full Fat Soy, ExPress® Soymeal and Express® Soy Flour.  As we learned back then, the dry extrusion process does an excellent job of stabilizing the soy products, and with only around 5-6% moisture, these products last up to 12 months when stored up to 140F, which is a higher ...
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Article published the August 22, 2022
Today I would like to discuss the basics of how an extrusion facility works and how to calculate if the facility will be financially feasible. In this scenario, we will consider all the meal and oil produced is sold into the meal market.For starters, let’s say you are begin from scratch. You will need to invest in land, a building, and site infrastructure such as water, sewer, electricity, e ...
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Article published the July 5, 2022
Recently, a study was completed at Virginia Tech University comparing Insta-Pro ExPress® meal vs. Conventional SBM in layer diets.  As expected, the feed conversion ratio was improved when substituting ExPress® meal into the diet, from 1.927 to 1.892.  This is calculated by taking the feed intake by the egg mass.  When looking at the change in FCR and the different ingredien ...
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Location:Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Profile: Businessman / entrepreneur / shareholders
Occupation: Global Product Director