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January 26, 2009: Bangkok seminar held by Forberg International and KM.18 Engineering

Mixing processes, mixing equipment and typical nutrition-feed technology interaction were key topics at a successful seminar held at the Dusit Princess Hotel, Bangkok recently.
Forberg International together with its representative in Thailand, KM.18, hosted the event. Guest lecturer was Professor Birger Svihus, Professor of Nutrition at Norwegian University of Environmental and Life Sciences. Various scientific topics and valuable analyses were presented.
Professor Svihus lectured on the extent of grinding raw materials in relation with optimal pelleting process and consequently with nutrient digestibility and poultry health.
He has identified the crucial role of structural materials in the diet on proper development of digestive tract and maximised digestibility of diets for broilers and layers.
Vladimir Jozin (MSc animal feed) spoke about mixing, vacuum coating and steam heat treatment. Forberg® Steam Heat Treatment System is designed for production of mash feed for layers and is offered as an alternative to the conventional production lines for layers feed.
Compared to conventional production lines, the Forberg Steam Heat Treatment System is less complicated and less demanding in terms of energy, resource and time and yet produces healthy and high quality feed for layers.
All together 60 attendees joined this seminar, representing the largest manufacturers of feed and poultry feed industry in Thailand.
Forberg International AS has been working with KM.18 since early 1990s and has been active in the feed industry since the beginning of the 1980s.
Situated in Norway, Forberg International serves clients world-wide with the famous Forberg® mixer, rotating vacuum coater and heat treatment system and assists them through their high expertise within this field.