SAPPO AGM & Conference

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INNOVATIVE FEED ADDITIVES, CUSTOM MADE PREMIXES AND SPECIALTY FEEDS.
At 4Mix International, we are firm believers in the mantra of unlocking the potential available in every animal for their primary products. ​For every animal to meet the genetic potential contained within, other factors such as management, rearing conditions, animal health and nutritional status also need to be optimised. That is why our focus at 4Mix is to ensure the best possible health for the animal, and a key method of supplying this to the animal is through quality feed ingredients and additives.

If you are a modern business, the ripple effect of a newly implemented business solution could easily unbalance your organisation. Having the ability and experience to predict and manage these effects is what sets AccTech Systems apart from our industry peers. AccTech Systems is a professional services firm that partners with customers to run their enterprises efficiently and effectively through the deployment of best of breed business solutions. Since its inception in 1994, AccTech has grown to be a world leader in the field of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Point of Sale solutions.

AFGRI Animal Feeds is a world-class supplier of advanced animal feed products and services. AFGRI prides itself for being a South African market leader in Swine feed production. With strategically placed mills, highly trained technical staff to support farmers, AFGRI is geared to ensure that its clients achieve superior animal performance.

Our products offer simple feed solutions such as phytonutrients, organic trace minerals, flavouring palatants and sweeteners, driving natural growth promotion, immunity, intakes and growth, and speciality raw materials such as calcified sea weed and salmon oils contributing unique and specialized nutrients to feed formulation and nutrient specifications. With a strong technical team servicing customers’ requests, exploring opportunities and proposing solutions to needs, is Allied Nutrition’s commitment to all involved in the SA feed industry.

Company profile 

At Animate we continuously strive to achieve our goal of providing infeed additives and other solutions through a carefully developed product range.

This philosophy enables us to make a difference and add real value to the intensive animal health, production and feed industry. We also strive to continuously improve our service as well as our range of products and solutions we offer. We are dedicated to being of service to the animal food production chain by assisting livestock producers, feed manufacturers, integrators and veterinarians in improving the performance of the end product. We constantly strive for maximum competitiveness and differentiation in every facet of this industry.

Alltech, a global leader in animal health and nutrition, was founded in 1980 by Dr. Pearse Lyons in Kentucky, USA. Alltech South Africa was established in 1994, in Stellenbosch. This facility is the headquarters for Africa and the Middle East with additional offices in Gauteng and Dubai.  Alltech South Africa has more than 25 employees across functions such as Quality Control, Accounting, Sales and Marketing to serve our customers throughout the region.  Alltech South Africa is guided by the ACE principle, our commitment to have a positive impact on the Animal, Consumer, and Environment.

ASA Products (Pty) Ltd. was established in 1991 to import quality starter diets and milk powders from Europe. As the market grew, the cost of importing quality diets became expensive. So ASA developed its capability to manufacture these products locally in South Africa. We pride ourselves in giving your piglets the best possible start in life. As we look to the future, we are proud to be South Africa’s top manufacturer and supplier of baby piglet nutrition.

Big Dutchman is the International leader in Pig Production Farm Systems, specializing in the following: Site Layouts and Pig Flows, Modern Housing systems, Housing Equipment, Penning Systems, Automatic feeding systems, Ventilation systems, Slurry storage, handling solutions. We look forward to meeting you at this years’ SAPPO Conference and being of service to you!!!!

We care for healthy animal nutrition – Naturally ahead

BIOMIN are dedicated to developing innovative and sustainable solutions that ensure our customers’ success through healthy and safe animal nutrition. The application of science and expertise is based on first understanding and appreciating our customer’s needs and concerns. This principle enables us to deliver solutions that support animal health, optimize performance and production efficiency.

BIOMIN, a leader in animal nutrition and health, develops and produces feed additives, premixes and services for the improvement of animal performance, in an economically viable way. Our products cover solutions for mycotoxin risk management, holistic approaches towards promoting growth naturally as well as specific solutions that address dietary requirements for swine, poultry, dairy and beef cattle.

bOEHRINGER INGELHEIM

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health Business Unit

Boehringer Ingelheim is the second largest animal health business in the world, with net sales of almost 4 billion euros in 2018 and presence in more than 150 markets.  Across the globe, our 10,000 employees create the future of animal wellbeing through their daily work. We believe in prevention over treatment and therefore, we focus on developing innovative solutions in the field of vaccines, parasiticides and therapeutics. With a large portfolio of advanced, preventive healthcare products, tools and services, we support our customers in taking care of the health of their animals.

We at Chemuniqué are a team of passionate people, committed to enhancing animal production in Sub-Saharan Africa. By applying great science, we challenge the boundaries of accepted practice with a spirit of creativity and innovation. We believe in broadening the frontiers of what is possible today, to meet the nutritional needs of tomorrow.

ASK US WHY: By applying great science, we challenge the boundaries of accepted practice with a spirit of creativity and innovation.

DANBRED IS SYNONYMOUS WITH MODERN PIG BREEDING

The Danish breeding system was introduced in the 1890’s and is today a modern, unique and extremely efficient breeding program. Our focused and robust breeding objectives over more than 120 years has made DanBred a world leader when it comes to pig genetics and adds the most progress and value for tomorrow’s pork producers. 

The result of our breeding program is significantly superior efficiency. Danish animals have high fertility, long life, excellent meat quality, great feed efficiency and the potential for continued genetic development. Your business can also benefit from our progress, if you choose our DNA.

Your Business. Our DNA

Dalein Plaasbou (Pty) Ltd, pioneer company of the Dalein Group, has been supplying the Southern African Pig industry with knowledge and equipment since 1976. Top quality equipment is imported and manufactured locally to optimise longevity of our client’s piggeries. Our engineering background, 3D design office, workshops and support of sister companies provide the ultimate platform to ensure professional assistance to our clients.

De Heus expanded into southern Africa in 2008. This investment in the South African feed market was based on the De Heus global strategy of prioritising strong local presence in areas with high agricultural potential. Today there are four De Heus production sites in South Africa: Umlaas Road in KwaZulu-Natal, Klerksdorp (North West Province); Modimolle (Limpopo) and Kleinberg (near Mossel Bay in the Western Cape).  De Heus South Africa has become known as the largest private, non-integrated feed supplier in the country.  De Heus in South Africa is strongly supported by the Netherlands operation, and customers in South Africa are regularly visited by local technical advisors and product managers as well as specialised De Heus experts from the Netherlands.

De Heus expanded into southern Africa in 2008. This investment in the South African feed market was based on the De Heus global strategy of prioritising strong local presence in areas with high agricultural potential. Today there are four De Heus production sites in South Africa: Umlaas Road in KwaZulu-Natal, Klerksdorp (North West Province); Modimolle (Limpopo) and Kleinberg (near Mossel Bay in the Western Cape).  De Heus South Africa has become known as the largest private, non-integrated feed supplier in the country.  De Heus in South Africa is strongly supported by the Netherlands operation, and customers in South Africa are regularly visited by local technical advisors and product managers as well as specialised De Heus experts from the Netherlands.

Evonik is one of the world’s leading specialty chemical companies. The central elements of our strategy for sustained value creation are profitable growth, efficiency and values. In 2017, Evonik’s more than 36,000 employees generated sales of € 14.4 billion.

Evonik Animal Nutrition is a highly reliable, globally operating provider of science-driven products and services for sustainable and efficient production of meat, fish, eggs and milk. The organization is marked by scientific excellence and sensitivity to the needs of our customers and society. 

PIC is the international leader in the provision of continuous genetic improvement in pig breeding stock and in world class technical support to the global pork supply chain. PIC RSA produces and multiplies superior PIC boars and gilt products in South Africa and Africa. PIC combines quantitative analytics with leading-edge biotechnology to develop breeding stock that helps our customers maximize profitability. PIC was founded in 1962, operates in 30 countries on 6 continents. Our PIC genetic products and breeding programs are tailored to meet the individual needs of our customers. Our farms are certified as export compartments and comply to SAPPO’s compartmentalization initiative.

Newquip is your one stop shop for intensive pig farming supplies. A family owned company with many years of experience. Newquip supplies with pride a reliable range of pig equipment and consumables at affordable prices without compromising quality. We offer feeders, drinkers, flooring, crates, penning, ventilation, heating, ear tags, catheters, guide boards, marking sticks and much more…With in house design and manufacture we offer tailormade solutions just for you.

Engineering your feed solutions

Orffa develops, customizes, sources and offers a complete range of feed additives and concepts for the animal nutrition and production markets.  The ever growing complexity of challenges faced by the feed industry requires dedicated specialists able to engineer specific applicable feed solutions. It is our mission to help the feed industry in finding such solutions.We invest in people, who are able to create, to select and to deliver feed additive solutions fitting the marketing requirements anywhere over the world.

Innovation, Partnership, Knowledge, Quality, Professionalism and Global Presence are key characteristics of Orffa’s dynamic growth strategy. 

REC is one of the major consulting firms that deal with the environmental impact assessment and impact management, of a various nature and scale, in the development of new piggeries and the expansion of existing ones. Our team is involved in the Environmental Impact Assessment and Environmental Management as a part of Environmental Authorization application, as well as in Environmental Monitoring and Auditing of these enterprises. We also provide advice to new pig farmers on the environmental factors to be considered, thereby assisting in a pre-feasibility or feasibility exercise. 

DIAG Import and Export CC are the leading supplier of veterinary instrumentation, diagnostic equipment and farm related products to the Veterinary and Agricultural market in Southern Africa.
The company was originally founded by Mr Harry Mahieu in 1985 and DIAG Import and Export CC acquired this business unit from Chemfit in December 2013.
DIAG Import & Export CC imports leading brands from the following companies – Kruuse, Midmark, Heska, Veterinary Instrumentation, Hebu, Kerbl, Genia, and Absolute Swine Insemination just to name a few. With the range of products we cover all segments (Companion animals, Equine, Bovine, Ovine, and Porcine) in the South African market.
We distribute products to the following countries: South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Mozambique, Mauritius and Madagascar and also all other African countries when needed.
DIAG Import & Export CC will only supply quality products to their clients with a service and guarantee that they can expected from a leading supplier.

Established in 1995, Topigs SA represents Topigs Norsvin International in Africa. The company is based in Gauteng and Mpumalanga, from where it services customers throughout South Africa and Africa in Namibia, Nigeria, Malawi, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Cameroon. The TN 60 sow and TN Tempo boar is ideally suited for African conditions. The excellent health status of our genetics and our distinctive in-house breeding program is considered a major competitive advantage. With a track record of top performing genetics, excellent client service and world-class technical backup you can trust Topigs Norsvin to be your partner for genetic success. 

Trigga was launched over 5 years ago, with a clear purpose: to revolutionise agricultural soft commodity trading, by creating a transparent, efficient and sustainable marketplace, driven by Fair Exchange. Our first agricultural sector was the pork industry, who we have been actively supporting to achieve truly fair and transparent market pricing based on supply and demand. At the heart of Trigga is an online soft commodities trading platform, built to disrupt the agricultural industry using technology – just like Amazon replaced book stores with eBooks. The platform uses an online auctioning system that enables agricultural product sellers to market their goods to any type of agricultural buyer, at any time, from anywhere across the globe. Whether you’re a producer, trader or processor – in a city, or in a rural area – Trigga can make trading better for you.

Virbac currently ranked 7th worldwide, the company is present in more than 100 countries, offering a comprehensive and practical range of products and services covering the majority of species and pathologies. Virbac innovation, based on both technological advances and listening to the customers, relies on reactive production facilities which meet the highest international quality standards. For nearly fifty years, these specific features have allowed the company to build a personalized relationship with veterinarians and farmers in every country. Through this privileged partnership, in which social, health and environmental issues come together, Virbac contributes, day after day, to shape the future of animal health.  

AN INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE: International presence has been an integral part of Virbac’s strategy since the very beginning. Starting in 1978, Virbac expansion abroad speeded up progressively in the 1980s and then in the 1990s. Today Virbac is present worldwide. 

Multi-specie focused, Wisium manufactures and supplies premixes, nutritional specialties and additives to industrial and on farm feed producers, providing a large array of dedicated and tailor-made services throughout Sub-Saharan Africa. Wisium is the international brand of the premix/firm-services business of Neovia which has been a major global player in animal nutrition and health for over 60 years.  Our new state of the art, 5500m² Premix factory in Brits, will bring world-class productivity and efficiency to the market by providing customers with the best animal nutrition solutions and feed safety. This will help customers improve animal performance and grow their business. 

Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products, genetic tests, biodevices and a range of services. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.