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The global feed industry currently has to cope with multiple challenges, of which rising production costs, animal diseases, and supply chain disruptions by geopolitical events are the most dominant ones. On the midterm horizon, climate change will darken the industry’s perspective even further. How can industry stakeholder navigate in such most turbulent times, secure profitability, and at the same time transfer the sector towards more sustainability?


Since July 2022, Philipp Hug is the new president of the SFT. The family father has been working at Bühler AG for 22 years. He spent eleven of those years abroad: eight years in China and three years in Indonesia. Philipp completed his first apprenticeship as a truck mechanic, followed by training in marketing, sales...


After ten intensive months of training, 12 experts, 11 men and 1 woman, in compound feed technology have been awarded the Diploma of the renowned Swiss Institute of Feed Technology (SFT). Participants from Switzerland, Germany and Austria took part in the 38th edition of the specialization course. For the first time in the 40-year history of the Diploma course, the best performance was achieved by a woman, Rahel Lehmann from Switzerland.