The August 2016 issue of Petfood Industrycovers the global players in the pet food industry. The U.S. market continues to dominate, but several other regions are taking an increasing share of the market as they become more developed.
The PureFeed AI-300 feeder from Schenck AccuRate was designed for low feed rates. The machine features quick disassembly, a dual-arm external agitation system and a disposable, recyclable feed hopper. The model is available in volumetric and gravimetric configurations for applications such as metering micro ingredients and color pigments, in feed rates up to 150 kg/hour, according to the company.