Trouw Vitamin and Wageningen College strengthen collaboration on sustainable livestock manufacturing
30 August 2021
Trouw Vitamin and Wageningen College are strengthening their collaborative efforts to speed up analysis and innovation into sustainable livestock manufacturing.
Trouw Vitamin, Nutreco’s animal diet division, and Wageningen College & Analysis (WUR) have expressed in a Letter of Intent their intention to strengthen collaboration to speed up scientific progress within the area of animal and meals sciences. The cooperation goals to reinforce sustainability of livestock manufacturing by growing data and accelerating improvements in animal diet to enhance animal well being and welfare.
The intention to provoke analysis tasks builds on a long-standing historical past of joint analysis in animal sciences. Present and future tasks give attention to youth diet, precision diet, and diet in relation to well being and welfare of livestock.
Remarking on the collaboration, Coen Smits, R&D Director, Trouw Vitamin, acknowledged, “We’re delighted to strengthen our partnership recognizing our long-standing collaboration in animal sciences. Trouw Vitamin’s management within the animal feed business, coupled with the famend group of scientists at WUR, informs our conviction that collectively we are able to speed up the continued growth in the direction of sustainability within the subject of animal diet and fulfil our dedication to our goal of Feeding the Future”.
Wouter Hendriks, chair of Animal Vitamin at Wageningen College & Analysis famous, “We welcome this dedication and the intention to strengthen our cooperation. This matches nicely with the WUR motto of our strategic plan: Discovering solutions collectively. By cooperation with a variety of societal companions, our WUR data within the areas of sustainability, animal welfare and well being may be translated into modern options and implementation in observe, thus realising societal influence.”