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Musselmjöl - nytt miljövänligt fodermedel

Wahlberg, Carolina (2012) Musselmjöl - nytt miljövänligt fodermedel. [Mussel meal - a new environmental-friendly feed ingredient.] Jordbruksaktuellt, 21 September 2012.

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Summary

Mussel meal is produced in a pilot plant near Gothenburg in Sweden. Mussels filter sea water, and can thus recycle nitrogen and phosphorus from effluents. Instead of being a waste, surplus mussels from mussel producers can be converted into protein feed for animals. Mussel meal has already proved to have a high feeding value for poultry. Now mussel meal will be tested as a feed for growing-finishing pigs, within the CoreOrganic-funded research project ICOPP.


EPrint Type:Newspaper or magazine article
Subjects: Animal husbandry > Feeding and growth
Food systems > Recycling, balancing and resource management
Environmental aspects > Air and water emissions
Research affiliation: European Union > CORE Organic II > ICOPP
Sweden > Formas
Sweden > Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) > Animal Nutrition and Management
Sweden > Other organizations
Related Links:http://www.coreorganic2.org/
Deposited By: Neil, Dr Maria
ID Code:24651
Deposited On:18 Dec 2013 11:07
Last Modified:21 Jan 2015 09:18
Document Language:Swedish/Svenska
Status:Published
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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