Category: Preservatives

In vitro evaluation of the medium and long-term efficacy of the cimenol ring as a feed preservative

The aim of this study was to demonstrate the efficacy of a compound based on cimenol ring as a fungicide for balanced feed stored over a long period of time (up to 6 months).

Biovet visited Bangladesh to participate in the International Poultry Seminar and Show 2019

A Biovet S.A. laboratories’ team, formed by sales agent Ferran Brull and Dr. David Díez, travelled to Dhaka, Bangladesh, to attend the International Poultry Seminar and Show 2019. Such event was organized by the representatives of the World Poultry Science Association in the Asian country (WPSA- BB).

Biovet will hold its 32nd International Symposium in May in Tarragona

The Chamber of Commerce of Tarragona, Spain, will host the 32nd Biovet International Symposium on May the 27th and 28th 2019. The latest developments in natural additives for animal health and nutrition are expected to be presented in the annual gathering. Information about the use of applications of these products will be put in context […]

Conference in Peru: Natural alternatives against challenges in laying hens

In late February, Dr. David Díez visited Peru to take part in a conference on egg production and main challenges affecting laying hens. Biovet focused his intervention on explaining the causes and consequences of most common pathologies in the sector, and presented natural alternatives for its prevention and treatment.

Biovet presented two conferences in the International Poultry Science Forum at IPPE 2019

Biovet S.A. presented two of the conferences at the International Production & Processing Expo 2019 (IPPE), between February 12th and 14th in Atlanta, USA. Both talks focused on the use of pronutrients in poultry production. The first conference was about intestinal conditioners pronutrients, Alquernat Nebsui, while the second one was about the preservative Alquermold Natural.

Biovet presents its additives in Hungary

In February, Biovet S.A. has visited Hungary to meet with representatives of Gabomix Feed Ltd. Among the objectives of the visit, the presentation of veterinary products that Biovet will market in Hungary was the main purpose, as well as networking with some local animal production industries.

Antioxidant effect of cimenol ring

Concern about the accumulation of chemicals in feed also involves additives used to prevent oxidation of fats included in animal feed. For this, the antioxidant effect of the cimenol ring, active principle from plant extracts, has been evaluated. Mechanism of action Cimenol ring has an antioxidant effect: it prevents fat oxidation and maintains feed nutritional […]

Biovet S.A. travels to Thailand to present its natural additives to C.P. Group

In November 2018, Biovet S.A. Laboratories visited Thailand to meet with representatives of Charoen Pokphand Group (C.P. Group). The main reason of the visit to the Thai corporation was the presentation of two pronutrients: the intestinal conditioner marketed as Alquernat Nebsui and the intestinal optimizer, Alquernat Zycox.

Conference at IPPE 2019: Alquermold Natural for treatment and prevention of necrotic enteritis in broilers

Dr. Júlia Pié, in representation of Biovet S.A. at IPPE 2019, will give a lecture on the use of the natural preservative, Alquermold Natural, in the prevention and treatment of Clostridium perfringens-caused necrotic enteritis in experimentally infected broilers. The conference – scheduled on Tuesday the 12th of February at 8:45 am in room B313 of […]

Cimenol ring to prevent the invasion of enterocytes by porcine epidemic diarrhoea virus (PEDV)

Porcine epidemic diarrhoea virus (PEDV) can cause an acute and highly contagious enteric disease of pigs characterized by severe entero-pathogenic diarrhoea in piglets. Cimenol ring is a natural product effective as a broad-spectrum bactericide and fungicide, which may also be useful to prevent intestinal viral infections such as PED. This compound combined with citric acid has a greater efficacy.