DuPont partners with APC Microbiome on US$7m infant health research project

USA – DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences has joined forces with APC Microbiome Ireland SFI Research Center (APC), a pioneer in the field of microbiome science, to launch a four-year joint research project that aims to […]

Joint venture to launch Africa’s first research and training feed mill in South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA – The Animal Feed Manufacturers’ Association (AFMA) of South Africa is launching the continent’s first research and training feed mill to be located at the University of Pretoria’s (UP) Miertjie le Roux Experimental […]

Sustainable crop research and development platform CONSUS get new partner

UK– CONSUS, a crop research and development partnership between University College Dublin (UCD) and Origin Enterprise, has added Iteris ClearAg environmental intelligence to its crop modeling platform. CONSUS is a €17.6 million five-year dedicated digital, […]

Amorepacific Group opens green tea probiotics research center in Seoul

SOUTH KOREA – Amorepacific R&D Center, the research arm of South Korea headquartered Amorepacific Group, has opened the Green Tea Probiotics Research Center in Seoul to expand globally competitive microorganism research in green tea as […]

Cargill invests US$6.4m to expand food pilot facility in North American

USA – Cargill is investing US$6.4 million to expand its food pilot capabilities at its North American Pilot Development Center in Savage, Minnesota, as the company seeks to accelerate customer product launches. The expanded facility […]

Motif FoodWorks partners with The University of Queensland on meat analogs

AUSTRALIA – Animal-free ingredient innovation company, Motif FoodWorks, has joined forces with The University of Queensland (UQ) in Brisbane, Australia, to test and identify new formulations to improve the texture of plant-based meat products. Motif […]

Arla Foods breaks ground for US$44m ingredients innovation centre in Denmark

DENMARK – Danish dairy cooperative, Arla Foods has started construction of a new €40 million (US$44.07m) modern innovation centre for the ingredients business in Nr. Vium, Denmark. The new innovation centre will be home to […]

ADM opens new Animal Nutrition Technology Center in the US

USA – ADM Animal Nutrition, a division of Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), has opened a new Animal Nutrition Technology Center in Decatur, Illinois, US to expand its research and development capabilities. The facility will […]

SpaceBakery project secures US$6.93m in funding to support research

BELGUIM – The SpaceBakery project, a unique consortium composed of seven Belgian organisations has secured a total of €6.3m (US$6.93m) in funding to support the project’s research on finding sustainable food production technologies. Led Puratos, […]

Purple Carrot launches The Garden Incubator to accelerate plant-based brands

USA – Boston-based plant-based meal kit company, Purple Carrot, has launched a new service, The Garden Incubator, that will be made available to select early-stage plant-based companies looking to scale. Purple Carrot intends to use […]