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Because there is still

Azelis offers Amylofeed 4a1612i and

more value to get

Endofeed DC 4a1601 fungal-based enzymes

out of feed, Adisseo

from Andrés Pintaluba S.A. to the pig and

developed Rovabio

poultry feed trade in the UK.


Advance PHY, the second generation of feedase to further unlock

Amylofeed is a powdered concentrate

feed potential and alleviate the animal production footprint on earth

for cereal-based piglet diets incorporating ß-glucanase, ß-xylanase


and α-amylase activity. It is unique within the EU as the only product

Opening new perspectives to the simultaneous use of several

registered for piglets containing high amounts of amylase produced


by fungal fermentation. Fungal enzymes are compatible with the lower

Traditional feeds contain fractions that animals are not able to digest:

feed pH induced by the use or organic acids in starter diets. Pintaluba

20 to 25% of the organic matter is normally not available for

trials demonstrate FCR improvements of up to 5% and piglet weight

animal metabolism. For more than 20 years, enzymes have been

gain improvements of up to 10% with Amylofeed in the diets.

used to improve feed digestibility and have allowed the use of more

Endofeed DC is the dedicated enzyme product for broiler,

raw materials to help animal producers reduce their feed costs. But

layer and fattening pig diets. The dual β-glucanase and β-xylanase

to date, the simultaneous use of different types of enzymes has been

activities against non-starch polysaccharides provide great flexibility

partially effective or undervalued.

in formulation as cereal costs fluctuate. Endofeed promotes average

To get the maximum value out of feed, Adisseo designed Rovabio


Advance PHY, the new feedase. Rovabio® Advance PHY is a multi-

daily liveweight gain improvements of up to 15% in broilers and up to 10% higher egg weights in layers following enzyme inclusion.

enzymatic solution which

In addition to their core enzyme activities, Amylofeed and Endofeed

addresses the whole

DC products have a range of ‘side activities’, including cellulases,

indigestible vegetable

hemicellulases, alpha-galactosidases and betamannanases.

fraction of feed, resulting

Feed inclusion rate for Amylofeed is 500g/T of finished feed and

in an improvement of the

Endofeed DC is 125g/T.

overall feed digestibility,

E-mail Azelis Animal Nutrition at:

including metabolisable

or call +44 1928 793090 for further information.



amino acids, available phosphorus, calcium and sodium.

BASF plc

It is the 2nd generation of feedase.

Utilize the full potential of your

Rovabio® Advance PHY is the fruit of many tests aiming at finding

feed with enzymes from BASF

out the most powerful enzyme combination, delivering the best cost

The best feed can only do half the

efficiency with maximum performance, sustainability and consistency.

job if pigs and poultry aren`t able to

With Rovabio Advance PHY, Adisseo opens a new way to consider

digest the nutrients properly. The

and use enzyme combinations.

pioneering research of BASF animal nutrition can help: our thoroughly


tested enzyme products support your animals to get more vitality and

Sarah Davies - Adisseo

productivity out of less feed – and help farmers save resources and


money. BASF as a leading manufacturer of phytase and NSP enzymes


offers the solutions to optimally utilize feed.

Natuphos E: Efficiency and stability

The new generation phytase Natuphos® E ensures a very fast and


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efficient release of phytate-bound phosphorous and other valuable

and animal age. Axtra® PHY is also supported by our proprietary

nutrients. By using innovative hybrid technology BASF has been able to

ThermoProtection Technology (TPT) to ensure maximum performance

provide a multi-faceted enzyme molecule. Our new Natuphos E enzyme

and ease of use at up to 95° C (203°F). The TPT coating also allows

technology results in unprecedented enzyme stability. This feature

rapid release of phytase in the upper part of the gut to achieve optimum

combined with the optimum enzyme activity of Natuphos E in its targeted


pH range, allows the highly efficient decomposition of anti-nutritive

Carbohydrase and protease solutions

phytate in the very beginning of the digestive tract and thus maximises the

Our position as the industry leader in feed enzymes originated from a

time available for the animal to absorb the nutrients that would otherwise

differentiated carbohydrase and protease portfolio based on xylanase,

remain bound to and complexed with phytate. Natuphos E ensures a very

amylase and protease just over 25 years ago.

fast and efficient release of phytate-bound phosphorous, thus making it

Today, our Axtra® XAP, Axtra® XB, Danisco Xylanase, and

readily digestible for pigs & poultry. As a consequence of the breakdown

Avizyme® solutions deliver superior cost savings and performance

of vegetable phytate, important minerals and trace elements, as well as

benefits by optimizing feed formulations and reducing the impact of

amino acids and energy are made available to the animal, in addition to

feed variability across different monogastric diets. These solutions

phosphorus. In a nutshell, the new phytase Natuphos® E unlocks vital

also support gut health, minimizing the negative impact of indigestible

nutrients with an unprecedented overall stability resulting in convincing


economic and environmental benefits.

Value-add enzyme services

Natugrain TS: Improved nutritional value

Our online Optimize Feed™ Service is an easy-to-use tool that enables

Natugrain® TS, the feed enzyme product from BASF, contains the highly

customers to calculate the optimum dose of phytase needed to achieve

purified NSP-splitting enzymes endo-1,4-beta-xylanase and endo-1,4-

the strongest performance benefits and cost savings. It uses accurate

beta-glucanase. Due to well-balanced enzyme activities, Natugrain TS

and well-researched matrix values based on substrate levels, animal

is well suited to counteract the anti-nutritional effects from pentosans

species, diet variation and the age of the animal to maximize:


and beta-glucans that constitute the major part of NSPs in commonly used feed-stuffs. Natugrain® TS improves the nutritive value of diets

• uptake of phosphorus and reduce the need for costly inorganic phosphorus supplementation

containing NSP-rich components such as wheat, barley, rye, triticale,

• release of energy and amino acids by rapidly reducing the anti-

oat, sunflower, and a number of milling by-products. Trials have shown

nutritional effects of phytate, using extensive global data on raw

that Natugrain TS can also be effective in corn / soy diets by releasing ®

material substrates.

additional energy. All in all, Natugrain® TS supports a more sustainable

• It also helps you to establish the right dose of phytase to

livestock production by improving the digestibility of cereals. And from

balance calcium and phosphorus levels, avoiding costly bone

a technical point of view Natugrain convinces with its broad application

and metabolic disorders.

range as well as with its outstanding stability during feed processing.

• For more information on our feed enzymes solutions, visit

PO Box 4, Earl Road, Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle or

Cheshire SK8 6QG

contact us on

Tel : 01772 603119

Danisco Animal Nutrition is a business division of DuPont.

E-mail : Web :

DSM Animal Nutrition & Health The RONOZYME ® feed

Danisco Animal Nutrition

enzyme range from DSM

For almost 30 years, we have

offers a comprehensive

helped animal producers resolve

spectrum of enzyme

challenges and maximize the

activities to increase feed

return on their feed investment. We achieve this by collaborating with

ingredient nutrient digestibility resulting in improved utilisation of feed.

them to deliver healthy nutrition solutions that optimize the utilization

This assists in reducing feed costs and the environmental impact of

of nutrients and modulates microbial populations for the animals on the

rearing animals for food.

farm. Today the evolution continues as we discover ever more about

The RONOZYME® products are produced as unique free flowing,

how to deliver greater value to industry producers, helping them meet

virtually dust free, thermostable granular forms, ensuring superior

the world’s growing demand for quality animal protein.

handling characteristics and stability during feed manufacture.

Phytase solution

In addition, RONOZYME® LIQUID BLENDS are available direct

Our advanced, highly bio-efficaceous phytase solution - Axtra PHY -

from DSM Heanor to meet the market need for post-pellet addition of

enables you to minimize feed costs and maximize performance through



flexible, evidence-based dosing that varies according to diet, species

RONOZYME® WX is an outstanding xylanase with high affinity

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for both soluble and insoluble arabinoxylans and is the ideal product

and concentration. This eliminates the use of IBC containers filled with

for wheat-based diets.

liquid enzymes, as production of the liquid enzyme can take place at


MultiGrain is an innovative thermostable


the site of use.

multicomponent carbohydrase with principal activities of xylanase,

The dry WSP enzymes are commercially available under the brand

β-glucanase and cellulase. It is the enzyme of choice for diets consisting

names OptiPhos® WSP and Hostazym® X WSP and are packed in 5 or

of barley to reduce gut viscosity and improve feed utilisation.

10 kg aluminium sealed bags (shipped as a box of 20kg).

RONOZYME VP is a multi-enzyme complex containing

The production of the water soluble enzyme powders (Hostazym®

β-glucanase, hemicellulase and a high level of pectinase activity. It

X WSP and OptiPhos® WSP) is part of Huvepharma’s know-how and

breaks down pectic substances and other Non-Starch Polysaccharides

part of its core business: fermentation and product formulation. The

(NSPs) in vegetable proteins, increasing the availability of amino acids

Huvematic® equipment is built by an external company, on the directions

and energy.

and guidelines of Huvepharma.


RONOZYME ProAct is a mono-component protease enzyme ®

The success of the Huvematic® and WSP enzymes has created

which increases digestibility of a broad range of feed protein sources

the new standard on accurate application of liquid enzymes to feed.

and complements the performance of other endogenous and

For further information on the Huvematic and our enzymes, please

exogenous enzyme to offer feed cost savings, whilst maintaining

contact Claudia Broadhead on +44 (0) 7413294945 or at Claudia.

broiler performance.

RONOZYME® HiPhos is a superior, high-performance phytase

Huvepharma NV

effective at releasing bound phosphorus from phytic acid. This product

Uitbreidingstraat 80

offers a cost saving solution as well as a reduced environmental

Antwerp, Belgium





RumiStar™ is a pure amylase which provides


more starch energy to

A multi-fermentation enzyme system for modern diets

the animal and increases forage digestion. This helps farmers to achieve increased feed efficiency as a result of cows making better use of their total diet. DSM Animal Nutrition & Health Stay connected:

KEMZYME® Plus is a synergistic multi-enzyme product, the only one

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registered in the EU containing five declared and quantified enzyme activities, which offers a wide range of benefits to poultry nutritionists. It shows high affinity for various feed substrates as it supplies 3 different NSP-ases, a protease and an alpha-amylase, to maximize valuable


nutrient release.

Huvepharma ’s Huvematic concept consists of the combination of

The combination of both fungal and bacterial enzymes enables

instant water soluble enzyme powders (WSP) and the provision of

an optimal activity throughout the entire GIT, resulting in increased

equipment to dose this powder into water to produce batches of 5 – 15

starch, amino acid and protein digestibility and extra release of energy.

litres of fresh liquid enzyme.

KEMZYME® Plus offers reliable and well researched matrix values on



crude protein (CP), amino acids (AAs) and apparent metabolizable energy (AME), obtained from various trials in broilers, turkeys and laying hens, ensuring consistent feed efficiency while saving up to €12/tonne in diet costs. It allows the flexibility of introducing alternative raw materials with a lower nutritional value and higher fiber content into your diets, reducing the dependency on corn, soybean meal and vegetable oil. Huvepharma’s R&D department, together with the technical enzyme

KEMZYME® Plus adds value to your diet with a profitable return

team, has developed an innovative concept for the use of liquid

on investment. As every enzyme activity is derived from non-GMO

enzymes: highly concentrated dry enzyme powders which dissolve

fermentation, KEMZYME® Plus can also be used in organic farming.

instantly in cold water. With these instantly soluble enzyme powders,

For more information on KEMZYME® Plus please visit:

liquid enzymes can be formulated at the feed mill in any desired amount

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