September 14, 2018

FEFAC Secretary General Alexander Döring wins DVT award

On 13 September 2018, the German Feed Association (DVT – Deutscher Verband Tiernahrung) handed out their award to Alexander Döring for his contributions to the feed industry. It is the fourth time DVT hands out its feed industry award.» read more
September 14, 2018

EP Report on AMR highlights feed contribution to solutions

On 13 September the European Parliament adopted a report by Karin Kadenbach (AT, S&D) in response to the European One Health Action Plan against Antimicrobial Resistance published by the European Commission in June 2017.» read more
September 07, 2018

ATF conference on 7 November 2018

The Animal Task Force will hold its annual seminar on 7 November 2018 in Brussels on the thematic "Balance Production / consumption - Animal farming for Humans’ well-being and planetary health" » read more
August 16, 2018

Feed Additives Conference 2018

The Feed Additives Conference 2018 will take place on 26-28 September in Amsterdam. This year, the programme is more appealing to compound feed manufacturers, with sessions on feed formulation and scientific advancements in nutrition and specific fees including 1-day tickets are available for compound feed manufacturers.» read more
July 17, 2018

FEFAC makes European Protein Plan factsheet available

The two-page factsheet aims to provide the feed perspective in the light of the development of the European Protein Plan.» read more
July 03, 2018

Industry4Europe coalition proposes governance structure for EU Industrial Strategy

The governance structure paper follows on two previous Industry4Europe papers which have allowed for an informed dialogue to be established with EU policy makers. FEFAC is one of 122 members of the coalition.» read more
June 21, 2018

FEFAC welcomes political agreement on medicated feed

The EU Institutions have reached an agreement on the proposal for a Regulation on Medicated Feed. The deal follows shortly on the adopted compromise that was made on the proposal for a new Veterinary Medicinal Products Regulation, which was part of a package with the Medicated Feed proposal due to interconnections between both, in particular as regards measures against AMR.» read more
June 01, 2018

FEFAC reaction to FAO statement on antimicrobial growth promoters

AMR is a global threat and FEFAC highly appreciates the global work and effort by the FAO to advocate for preservation of animal health and responsible use of antibiotics.» read more
May 25, 2018

FEFAC PEFCR Feed for food-producing animals published

The PEFCR Feed for Food-Producing Animals is now publicly available for download. It received a final positive opinion by the Environmental Footprint Steering Committee on 15 February 2018.» read more
May 14, 2018

FEFAC President Nick Major joins GCF Global Steering Committee

On 1 May 2018, the Governors’ Climate & Forest Task Force launched a Global Steering Committee (GCF) to bring together local governments with international experts in an effort to tackle tropical deforestation. FEFAC President Nick Major has joined on behalf of the European compound feed industry.» read more
April 03, 2018

FEFAC position on deforestation

FEFAC has published its position on deforestation.» read more
March 23, 2018

IFIF-FAO “Feed Manual” featured in WTO STDF publication on safe trade solutions

A new publication by the WTO Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF) features 25 stories showing how good practice in food safety, animal and plant health has helped small-scale farmers and processors in developing countries trade more easily and improve their livelihoods.» read more
March 08, 2018

Website GMOinfo.eu launched

On 8 March 2018, EuropaBio launched the website GMOinfo.eu with information about GMOs in 10 different languages.» read more
January 19, 2018

First Sorghum ID board meeting

Sorghum ID, the newly established professional platform for the promotion and development of Sorghum production and use in the EU, held its first board meeting on 18 January 2018 in Paris. On the menu of this first meeting, a focus on the weaknesses and strengths of sorghum as ingredient of animal feed and its potential for development.» read more
December 14, 2017

EPRUMA shows progress in delivering commitments to the responsible use of veterinary medicines

On 5 December 2017, EPRUMA presented its ongoing activities at the European Parliament in Brussels to promote the responsible use of veterinary medicines.» read more
December 11, 2017

The UN SDGs and relevant FEFAC initiatives

FEFAC has published an overview document of how its initiatives link up with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).» read more
November 17, 2017

Celcaa, Copa-Cogeca and FoodDrinkEurope call for comprehensive EU-UK trade deal

On 16 November 2017, Celcaa, Copa-Cogeca and FoodDrinkEurope jointly communicated their position as regards the developments around Brexit.» read more
October 24, 2017

#Industry4Europe initiative publishes Joint Reaction Paper

The coalition of 119 European industrial associations from a wide range of industrial sectors, of which FEFAC is a signatory, highlight the important contribution of European industry to productivity, innovation and economic prosperity.» read more
October 02, 2017

European Commission publishes EU Industry Policy Strategy

On 13 September 2017, the Commission launched a Communication on “Investing in a smart, innovative and sustainable Industry”.» read more
September 20, 2017

Website dedicated to stop promotion of molasses as a biofuel feedstock launched

On 18 September 2017, the website “molasses for food” was launched to call for the removal of molasses from the Annex IX of the revised Renewable Energy Directive. FEFAC is one of eight EU associations that form the coalition (EFFPA, CEFIC, AIBI, COFALEC, Brewers of Europe, CAOBISCO & CIUS).» read more
December 30, 2015

Feed & Food 2016

The 2016 edition of the FEFAC statistical yearbook Feed & Food was finalized and edited in December 2017.» read more