The EU again authorizes the use of animal protein for animals, this time excluding intraspecies cannibalism.

hec News, Animal nutrition

20 años despues de la crisis de la Encefalopatía Espongiforme Bovina (EEB), también conocida como crisis de las «vacas locas», la Unión Europea ha vuelto a aprobar, después de largos estudios, el uso de proteina animal en alimentación de animales, siempre que se cumplan unas determinadas reglas que excluyen expresamente el canibalismo intraespecies. Recordamos aquí nuestra entrada al respecto del …

Cannibalism intra species

hec News, Animal nutrition

We understand that it is totally forbidden within the same animal species and not only for the protein, but for all slaughterhouse by-products. Therefore, sebum can not be used in ruminants, lard can not be used in pigs, etc. According to the European Commission http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEMO-04-107_en.pdf MEMO / 04/107 Brussels, 6 May 2004 QUESTIONS And Answers on animal by-products Intra-species ...

Our products and the «OMG-Free»

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For those who wish, we have guaranteed GMO-free products. Following what was ordered by Brussels in regulations 1829/2003 and 1830/2003, currently in force, we have begun to inform in our delivery notes and invoices if our product is "free of GMOs" or is "produced from GMOs", in all or in part (it is enough that a ...