Arvesta extends its participation in Palital to a full takeover

Arvesta takes participation in Palital in order for both companies to focus on international growth Leuven & Velddriel, 7th January 2021 -Arvesta, the full-service partner for farmers and growers, is taking further steps towards international growth and, in early January 2021, extends its participation in Palital, as the Dutch feed-additive specialist, from 30% to a […]

Arvesta takes participation in Palital

Arvesta takes participation in Palital in order for both companies to focus on international growth  Leuven & Velddriel, 12 May 2020 – Arvesta, the full-service partner for farmers and growers, remains committed to international growth and therefore signed a letter of intent with Palital at the end of January 2020 to take a stake in […]

Butyrate contributes to healthy poultry production

Effects of dietary butyrate supplementation on broiler chickens Palital colleagues Henry van den Bighelaar and Bart Boomsma are both co-author of this recently published scientific article in Archives Animal Breeding (Arch. Anim. Breed., 62, 527–536, 2019). The study, named “Effects of dietary butyrate supplementation and crude protein level on carcass traits and meat composition of […]

The effect of butyrate on Salmonella

Peggy Vervenne, Bart Boomsma Palital, Velddriel, the Netherlands Salmonella Introduction As a result of new European regulations, all member states of the European Union have to implement monitoring and control programs for Salmonella in poultry (European Parliament and European Council, 2003a, b). In laying hens, vaccination can reduce shedding and egg contamination (Davies and Breslin, […]

Magnesium butyrate in dry cows

Magnesium butyrate in dry cow nutrition for improving rumen development and feed intake during lactation start-up. High-yielding dairy cows need to be maintained at the highest feeding standards to ensure high milk production and optimal health. During the dry period, the feed intake is lowered and the metabolism is slowed down. This gives the cow […]

Entrepreneur of the year

Henry van den Bighelaar entrepreneur of the year

On Thursday, January 31, Henry van den Bighelaar, managing director of Palital, won the award for entrepreneur of the year Bommelerwaard; The region where Palital Feed Additives is located. The jury report “Every consumer wants a clean, reliable and safe piece of meat on his plate, and Palital is well on its way to conquer […]

Visit us at EuroTier

Palital Feed Additives will be present at EuroTier 2018. 13 – 16 November, 2018 Please visit us at hall 3 – booth B32 And learn all about our newest innovation: Rumen-Ready! See you in Hanover, Germany!    

Rumen Ready

Get your dry cows prepared!

Rumen-Ready: magnesium butyrate as the optimal form to support transition cows during this critical period. At EuroTier 2018, Palital Feed Additives launches Rumen-Ready, a feed ingredient specially designed to stimulate rumen re-development in dairy cows during the transition period, a period that enables the dairy cow to reset her metabolism after lactation and prepare for […]

Butyrate reduces impact of heat stress

Palital, Velddriel, The Netherlands Heat stress Introduction Heat stress is a major cause of lost production and reduced profits in tropical and subtropical areas. Virtually all birds and most commercial livestock, farmed in hot and humid countries, are genetically derived from strains originally bred in the cool climates of Europe and North America and therefore […]