Actual news

Limited availability by phone

Publication date: 14-05-2018

Due to work on our telephone lines, Schothorst Feed Research might not be available by direct phone on May 14 and 15. Our staff members are available by mobile phone and e-mail. Sorry for the inconvenience.   
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Online document database

Publication date: 26-01-2018

Since 26th of January 2018 the ‘online document DATABASE’ (ODD) is available. After logging in you can search the documents Schothorst Feed Research has published.
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Schothorst Feed Research puts renewed experimental facilities for broilers into operation.

Publication date: 04-01-2018

Renewed experimental facilities for broilers were put into operation on 19 December at Schothorst Feed Research.
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SFR training at the COFCO Head Quarters in Beijing

Publication date: 17-11-2017

An in company training was held by SFR at the COFCO Head Quarters in Beijing China October 16-18.
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SFR visits its clients

Publication date: 09-11-2017

One of the strategic pillars for 2017–2018 is client satisfaction. It is important for our staff to maintain an understanding of our clients and practice. Our teams visit a wide range of clients every so often to listen and see clients’ day-to-day operations and what challenges they face, in order to learn from them.
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Successful conference on “Gastric ulcers, an underestimated problem?!”

Publication date: 06-11-2017

The conference on “Gastric ulcers, an underestimated problem?!” took place on Wednesday, 27 September. Seventy-eight nutritionists, advisors, researchers and veterinarians from the Netherlands and Belgium attended this interesting and informative day.
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Visit to the Haus Riswick centre with ruminal zootechnical support

Publication date: 03-11-2017

This year’s excursion for attendees of the zootechnical support for ruminants was held in Cleves, Germany. A great deal of practical research is carried out in Germany which is also useful in the Dutch dairy farming sector. The programme started in the lecture rooms of the Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences, a recently established university of agricultural studies.
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An accurate database: essential for efficient feeding

Publication date: 28-09-2017

On 6 September All About Feed organised a webinar on improving feed efficiency. The first speaker at this webinar was Piet van der Aar. The title of his presentation was: "An accurate database: essential for efficient feeding".
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Venky’s, big in poultry in Asia

Publication date: 14-08-2017

SFR is very proud to welcome the Venkatershawara Hatcheries group from India as new member for the Advanced Feed Package. This VH group, in the world known as Venky’s, is the biggest integrated producer of poultry products in Asia
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Open Acces "Facts about fats"

Publication date: 19-07-2017

The book "Facts about fats" written by Jannes Doppenberg and Piet van der Aar (2010) is recently republished as Open Access E-book by Wageningen Academic Publishers.
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"All of this makes that the collaboration with Schothorst in the last 12 years for us has been very satisfactory"Suso Mendez, nutritionist Coren (Spain)
"Commercial nutritionist need to have an independent, trustworthy and scientifically orientated technical partner. AFGRI Animal feeds have found this assurance in our technical partners at Schothorts Feed Research"Dr. Franscois Crots, Technical & Sales Director Monogastric Nutrition
"With SFR’s inputs, we increased the accuracy of feed ingredients energy and nutrients values"Dr. Paul Lu R&D director DaChan Greatwall Group