Ingredient suppliers profiled

Ingredient suppliers profiled

IN the listing that follows, Feedstuffs has profiled companies involved in the business of supplying feed ingredients to the feed industry and animal producers.

The list was compiled from responses to an electronic survey Feedstuffs sent to feed ingredient manufacturers and distributors. More than 650 names for the survey were gleaned from the database Feedstuffs uses each year to compile the annual Feedstuffs Reference Issue & Buyers Guide.

These companies were asked about their respective businesses, including marketing area, product types, best-recognized brands and future opportunities for growth.

The companies listed here are those that responded to the survey. Additional feed ingredient suppliers may be found in the Reference Issue & Buyers Guide, whil will be published Sept. 11.

 

Agri-Flavors Inc., P.O. Box 56, 6121 Alabama Hwy. 69 S., Guntersville, Ala. 35976; www.agriflavors.com. Marketing area: U.S. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: flavors, mold inhibitors, surfactants, deer attractants. Best-recognized brands: Anise Flavor 2X Dry, Agri-Sweet, Berry 1-100, Green Apple K Dry, Green Apple K Sprayable. Opportunities for growth: flavors and attractants for deer.

Agri-Nutrition Services Inc., 1240 3rd Ave E., Shakopee, Minn. 55379; agri-nutritionservices.com. Marketing area: midwestern and western/northwestern U.S. Distributes products manufactured by other companies (does not manufacture any products). Product types offered: premixes, base mixes and ingredients. Best-recognized brands: ANS.

Agrolabo SpA, Via Masero 59, Scarmagno, Torino (Italy) 10010; www.agrolabo.it. Marketing area: Italy, European Community, extra-European Community. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: dried yeasts, Aspergillus spp. extracts, metal amino acid chelates, natural extracts, organic acids, mycotoxin binders, flavorings. Best-recognized brands: Zimoyeast, Ultragrow, Maac, Aminolite, Lymphavit. Opportunities for growth: green and sustainable new products for animal nutrition.

American Biosystems Inc., 345 Luck Ave., Roanoke, Va. 24016-5013; www.americanbiosystems.com. Marketing area: U.S. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: fermentation products and enzymes. Best-recognized brands: COMBO, COMBOmate, SUPER AO, SUPER AN. Opportunities for growth: growth in enzyme blends to improve feed quality of lower-cost ingredients such as wheat, barley, sorghum, cottonseed meal, etc.

Anitox, 1055 Progress Circle, Lawrenceville, Ga. 30043; www.anitox.com. Marketing area: global. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: antimicrobials, preservatives, mold inhibitors, pelleting aids. Best-recognized brands: Termin-8, Maxi-Mil, Salmex, MonoProp Mold Killer, Fungex Liquid Mold Inhibitor.

Baja Agro International S.A. de C.V., Privada Kino Este No. 100A-1, Parque Industrial Mision, Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico 22870; www.yucca.com.mx. Marketing area: worldwide. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: Yucca schidigera dry plant powder, Yucca schidigera concentrate liquid extract. Best-recognized brands: BIOPOWDER, BIOPETS, BIOAQUA, BIOLIQUID 3000, BIOLIQUID 5000. Opportunities for growth: U.S., European Union, Southeast Asia, Mexico, Latin America and Oceania.

Bentonite Performance Minerals LLC, 3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas 77032; www.bentonite.com. Marketing area: U.S., international. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: Wyoming sodium bentonite. Best-recognized brands: Agri-Flex, Bara-Kade, Expanda, National. Opportunities for growth: future growth of the AGRI-FLEX Bentonite product line as a pelletizing aid.

Berg+Schmidt America LLC, 950 Technology Way, Suite 111, Libertyville, Ill. 60048; www.berg-schmidt.com. Marketing area: U.S. and Canada. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: rumen inert fats, lecithin, congugated linoleic acid, medium-chain triglycerides. Best-recognized brands: BergaFat, BergaPur, Lodestar CLA L50, LipoVital C-92. Opportunities for growth: pet food, swine and equine sectors with functional lipids.

Bill Barr & Co. Inc., 8800 Grant Ave., Overland Park, Kan. 66212; www.billbarr.com. Marketing area: U.S. Distributes products manufactured by other companies (does not manufacture any products). Product types offered: amino acids, minerals, vitamins, enzymes, vegetable proteins, milk replacers, specialty products. Best-recognized brands: Ajinomoto, AB Vista, PCS, Premier, Suppli K. Opportunities for growth: pet foods, enzymes.

bioMatrix International, 1002 16th Ave. S., Princeton, Minn. 55371; www.biosecure.us. Marketing area: North America, Central America, Philippines, Egypt, South Africa, Spain. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: probiotics, prebiotics, enzymes, omega-3 fatty acids, essential oils. Best-recognized brands: MycoSecure, Biolex, FOS, Chicory pulp, MOS. Opportunities for growth: Central America and the Phillipines; omega-3 product line for the poultry, swine and pet industries; new technologies, the most recent being an all-natural antioxidant designed for use in pet foods.

Biomin America, 1842 Lockhill-Selma Rd., Suite 102, San Antonio, Texas 78213; www.biomin.net. Marketing area: global. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: probiotics, organic acids, mycotoxin binders/enzymes, phytogenics, yeast products. Best-recognized brands: Biofix, Mycofix, Digestarom, PoultryStar, Biotronic. Opportunities for growth: global, new solutions.

Brookside Agra, 1331 Park Plaza Dr., O'Fallon, Ill. 62269; Brookside-Agra.Com. Marketing area: 94 countries. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: all-natural animal feed and environmental products. Best-recognized brands: Flo Bond, Disrupt, Bio Pro, H2O Excel, Drain Excel. Opportunities for growth: Latin America, Middle East, Europe, Russia.

Bunnett & Co./Energy Feeds International, 7400 B Lohman Ford Rd., Lago Vista, Texas 78645; www.energyfeeds.com. Marketing area: U.S., Canada, Mexico, South America. Distributes its own products. Product types offered: bicarbonate of soda, bypass fats, potassium carbonate, feed phosphate, wood sugar molasses, zinc sulfate, zeolite, magnesium sulfate, protected choline chloride. Best-recognized brands: MagnaFat, Natural Soda, NutraCor, MagnaMCP, Zinc35. Opportunities for growth: expanded new speciality fats for cattle, poultry and swine; additional dairy supplements.

Cascade Products International Inc., 11650 S.W. 67th Ave., Portland, Ore. 97223; www.cascadeproducts.biz. Marketing area: western U.S., Canada, Asia and South America. Distributes products manufactured by other companies (does not manufacture any products). Product types offered: minerals and vitamins. Best-recognized brands: Cascadia. Opportunities for growth: continued growth in North America and Asia.

Central Bi-Products, 590 W. Park, Box 319, Redwood Falls, Minn. 56283; www.centralbi.com. Marketing area: Upper Midwest. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: rendered meat and poultry meals, animal fats and oils, feather meal, blood meal. Best-recognized brands: GroMor, GroKal. Opportunities for growth: new technologies and custom products.

CJ America Inc., 3500 Lacey Rd., Suite 230, Rosinweed Lane, Downers Grove, Ill. 60515; cj.net. Marketing area: North America. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: lysine, threonine, tryptophan and methionine. Best-recognized brands: Best Amino. Opportunities for growth: new technologies.

Diamond V, 2525 60th Ave. S.W., Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404; www.diamondv.com. Marketing area: worldwide. Manufactures its own products and distributes products manufactured by other companies. Product types offered: all-natural, microbial fermentation-based feed additives. Best-recognized brands: Original XP, Original XPC, DiaMune Se, SelenoSource, SynGenX.

Distributors Processing Inc., dba DPI Global, 17656 Ave. 168, Porterville, Cal.; www.dpiglobal.com. Marketing area: all. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: all-natural feed ingredients. Best-recognized brands: Micro-Aid Feed Grade Concentrate, Micro-Aid, Cocci-Guard, Sevarin.

Dyadic International Inc., 140 Intracoastal Pointe Dr., Suite 404, Jupiter, Fla. 33477; www.dyadic.com. Marketing area: global. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: non-genetically modified organism enzymes, enzymes, protein expression. Best-recognized brands: Graingain, Xylanase 2XP CONC, BrewZyme LP. Opportunities for growth: product line expansion; new technology.

Ecosyl Products Inc., P.O. Box 593, Byron, Ill. 61010; www.ecosyl.com. Marketing area: North America, South America, Europe, Asia. Distributes its own products. Product types offered: Lactobacillus plantarum silage inoculant. Best-recognized brands: Ecosyl, MTD1.

Esmilco Inc., 209 Steel Rd., Fall River, Wis. 53932; esmilco.com. Marketing area: North and South America, Europe. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: private-label milk replacer and calf products. Best-recognized brands: Calfmilco, Advanced Milk, NewMilk. Opportunities for growth: export.

EW Nutrition, 3227 99th St., Des Moines, Iowa 50322; www.ew-nutritionusa.com. Marketing area: All U.S. states and international. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: specialized egg proteins (immunoglobulin Y), essential oils, toxin solutins (mycotoxin and bacterial toxins), probiotics, silage inoculants, other nutritional supplements and additives. Best-recognized brands: Globimax, Activo, Mastersecure, Progressiv, Stabilac. Opportunities for growth: industry sectors and new technologies.

Feed Energy, 3121 Dean Ave., Des Moines, Iowa 50317; www.feedenergy.com. Marketing area: Midwest. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: fats and oils. Best-recognized brands: ALL VEG 4000, HYPERCAL 3800, LIVE, LIVE PLUS, ASSURITY VEG BLEND.

Furst-McNess Co., 120 E. Clark St., Freeport, Ill. 61032; www.mcness.com. Marketing area: U.S. and Canada. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: dairy, beef and swine premixes, blends and commodities. Best-recognized brands: Furst-McNess. Opportunities for growth: specialty products that are formulated to improve animal performance across all species, particularly dairy, beef and swine.

G.A. Wintzer & Son Co., 204 W. Auglaize St., Wapakoneta, Ohio 45895; www.gawintzer.com. Marketing area: Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Kentucky. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: poultry meal, meat and bone meal, feather meal, yellow grease and blended feeding fats. Opportunities for growth: exports.

Georgia-Pacific, 303 South Temple Dr., Diboll, Texas 75941; www.gp.com. Marketing area: U.S. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: hemicellulose extract. Best-recognized brands: Temulose, Previda. Opportunities for growth: agriculture feed market, industrial applications.

H.J. Baker Inc., 13989 Poplar Lane, Louisville, Ky. 40299; www.hjbaker.com. Marketing area: global. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: animal proteins, fertilizer, sulfur. Best-recognized brands: Tiger-Sul, MetaboLys, Pro-Pak. Opportunities for growth: new technologies and global outreach.

Hamlet Protein Inc., 5289 Hamlet Dr., Findlay, Ohio 45840; www.hamletprotein.com. Marketing area: U.S., Canada, Mexico. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: soy protein. Best-recognized brands: HP 300, HP AviStart, HP 800 Booster, HP 100. Opportunities for growth: weaning feed.

Helm U.S. Corp., 1110 Centennial Ave., Piscataway, N.J. 08854-4169; www.helmus.com. Marketing area: U.S., South and Central Americas, Europe, Asia. Distributes its own products and products manufactured by other companies. Product types offered: animal feed supplements, vitamins, amino acids. Best-recognized brands: Helmvit, Helmox, Helmzyme. Opportunities for growth: chemicals, agro chemicals, human and animal nutrition.

International Nutrition, P.O. Box 27540, 7706 I Plaza, Omaha, Neb. 68127; www.ini-agworld.com. Marketing area: all states. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: nutritional and medicated feed-grade and water-soluble premixes for livestock, poultry and fish. Best-recognized brands: Microfeed, Pro Pep, Sweet Iron, Microferm, Spectralyte.

James Farrell & Co., 157 Yesler Way, Suite 600, Seattle, Wash. 98104; www.jfarrell.com. Marketing area: global for export, midwestern and western U.S. for domestic. Distributes products manufactured by other companies (does not manufacture any products). Product types offered: dairy ingredients, trace minerals, direct-fed microbials. Best-recognized brands: Darigold, Chr. Hansen Animal Health & Nutrition, Formost Farms, United Dairymen of Arizona, Principle brand minerals.

JR Simplot Co. — AgriBusiness, 999 Main St., Suite 300, Boise, Ida. 83702; www.simplot.com. Marketing area: North America. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: feed phosphates. Best-recognized brands: Simphos. Opportunities for growth: product lines.

Kauffman's Animal Health Inc., 21 Keystone Dr., Lebanon, Pa. 17042; www.KA-HI.com. Marketing area: Northeast U.S. plus international. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: vitamin and trace mineral premixes, direct-fed microbial products, equine nutritional supplements, bovine nutritional supplements, private-label blending and packaging. Best-recognized brands: KA-HI Equine Nutritional Supplements, Integri-Hoof Equine Hoof Supplement, Lira Gold Direct-Fed Microbials and Nutritional Supplements. Opportunities for growth: direct-fed microbial supplements.

Kemin Industries, 2100 Maury St., Des Moines, Iowa 50306; www.kemin.com. Marketing area: U.S. and Mexico. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: acidifiers, antibacterials, anti-caking compounds, antioxidants, anti-salmonella products, butyrates, choline, chromium, cobalt proteinate, copper proteinate, feed efficiency agents, hay additives, lysine, manganese proteinate, rumen-protected methionine, microbial feed additives, mold inhibitors, mycotoxin binders, preservatives, propionates, silage additives, surfactants, zinc proteinate. Best-recognized brands: KemTRACE Chromium Propionate, LysiPEARL, MetiPEARL, ButiPEARL and Sal CURB. Opportunities for growth: through Total Nutrition, Kemin offers efficient, healthy and safe solutions to maximize profit and production; commitment to safety and quality.

LaBudde Group Inc., P.O. Box 420, 1239 12th Ave., Grafton, Wis. 53024; www.labudde.com. Marketing area: worldwide. Distributes its own products. Product types offered: alfalfa pellets, alfalfa dehydrated, alfalfa sun-cured, bakery products, barley products, beet pulp, blood meal ring dried, bone meal, brewers products, canola meal, cereal feed products, cheese powder, corn products, cottonseed products, distillers products, egg products, feed extenders, fermentation products, fish meal, flax products, food processing byproducts, gluten feed, linseed meal, milk products, millfeeds, nutrient carriers, oat products, peanut products, potato byproducts, poultry byproducts, rice products, roughage, soybean products, starch, sugar, sunflower products, vegetable byproducts, wheat germ meal, whey delactosed, whey products, whey whole, yeast products. Opportunities for growth: new products and the pet food industry.

Milk Products LLC, 435 E. Main St., P.O. Box 150, Chilton, Wis. 53014; www.milkproductsinc.com. Marketing area: North, Central and South America. Manufactures and distributes its own products and distributes products manufactured by other companies. Product types offered: agglomerated milk powder products, vitamin and mineral mixes. Opportunities for growth: increased product usage within existing markets.

Milk Specialties Global, 7500 Flying Cloud Dr., Suite 500, Eden Prairie, Minn. 55344; www.milkspecialties.com. Marketing area: North America. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: milk replacers and rumen-inert fats. Best-recognized brands: Energy Booster, Calvita, Nutra Start. Opportunities for growth: Southwest.

Mosaic Feed Ingredients, 13830 Circa Crossing Dr., Lithia, Fla. 33547; www.mosaicco.com. Marketing area: North America, including Canada and Latin America, Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: phosphate and potash products. Best-recognized brands: Biofos, Nexfos, Dyna K, Dynamate. Opportunities for growth: Latin America, North America.

NUTRIQUEST, 3782 9th St. S.W., Mason City, Iowa 50401; www.nutriquest.biz. Marketing area: global. Distributes its own products. Product types offered: yeast products, plasma products, pelleting aids, monitoring tool/service for dried distillers grains plus solubles. Best-recognized brands: CEL-CAN, ILLUMINATE, betaGRO, NUTRI-SURAN.

ORIGO, 1220 S. Valley St., P.O. Box 792, New Ulm, Minn. 56073-0792; www.origofat.com. Marketing area: U.S. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: dry fat, milk replacer. Best-recognized brands: Supercharger, Bypass Fat 99, Supercharger II, Baby Latte Milk Replacer.

PetAg Inc., 255 Keyes Ave., Hampshire, Ill. 60140; www.petag.com. Marketing area: global. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: prebiotics, feed additives, dried Aspergillus niger fermentation product. Best-recognized brands: FERMACTO, BOSPRO. Opportunities for growth: drug-free organic feeds.

Pharmtech International, 10100 Douglas Ave., Des Moines, Iowa 50322; www.pharm-tech.com. Marketing area: North America, Japan and China. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: custom blends of vitamins, trace minerals, enzymes and mircrobials. Best-recognized brands: OCM Global, Finisher Pak, Septic Treat. Opportunities for growth: most opportunity in North American and Pacific Rim; new products.

Priority IAC, 3504 Cty. Rd. CR, Manitowoc, Wis. 54220; forhealthycows.com. Marketing area: U.S. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: smart bacteria. Best-recognized brands: Gold Spike Highly Concentrated Capsules, P-One, DCP, StartUp Gel, Calf Gold. Opportunities for growth: continued growth in all areas, including geographic and product lines.

Protocol Technologies, 210 Lake Rd., Bridgeport, Texas 76426; protocolnaturals.net. Marketing area: U.S., Japan, China, South America. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: toxin mitigants, probiotics, vasodilators, premixes, calf products, live yeasts. Best-recognized brands: Ultra-Terra 60, Flow-Pro, MATRIX, BIO-PRO, CELL-PRO. Opportunities for growth: toxin mitigants; international market.

PYCO Industries Inc., P.O. Box 841, Lubbock, Texas 79424; www.pycoindustries.com. Marketing area: Southwest and South Central U.S. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: cottonseed meal, cottonseed hulls. Best-recognized brands: PYCO Industries.

Ridley Feed Ingredients, 1609 1st Ave., P.O. Box 110, Mendota, Ill. 61342; ridleyfeedingredients.com. Marketing area: U.S. and Canada. Manufactures and distributes its own products and distributes products manufactured by other companies. Product types offered: vitamin and trace mineral premixes, animal health products, enzymes, amino acids, yeast products, chelated trace minerals, animal supplements. Best-recognized brands: RPS-Ridley Poultry Services, Econometrics, RPM-Ridley Poultry Model, Prairie Pride. Opportunities for growth: non-drug products supporting good animal health.

Sidco Minerals Inc., 2801 Richmond Rd., Box 51, Texarkana, Texas 75503; www.sidcominerals.com. Marketing area: North and South America. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: iron carbonate. Best-recognized brands: iron carbonate 38% Fe. Opportunities for growth: environmental remediation.

Sonac USA, 1231 S. Rochester St., Suite 250, Mukwonago, Wis. 53149; www.sonac.biz. Marketing area: global. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Product types offered: porcine plasma, ovine plasma, porcine red blood cells, meat protein isolate, pork cracklings, flavorings, gelatin, hydrolyzed collagen, phosphates, steamed bone meal. Best-recognized brands: Innomax Porcine Plasma, Innomax Porcine Red Blood Cells, Innomax Meat Protein Isolate, Pro Bind Plus (Gelatin). Opportunities for growth: development of specialty proteins for pet food and aqua feed.

Southern States Cooperative, 6606 W. Broad St., Richmond, Va. 23230; www.southernstates.com. Marketing area: East Coast. Manufactures and distributes its own products. Best-recognized brands: JumpStart, Legends, Triple Crown, Southern States, Intensity. Opportunities for growth: most opportunity in the beef feed sector.

Speerstra Feed Ingredients B.V., Postbus 160, Lemmer, Netherlands 8530AD; www.speerstra.com. Marketing area: Europe. Distributes products manufactured by other companies (does not manufacture any products). Product types offered: special ingredients like potato protein and yeast-based products but also special inulin products and others. Best-recognized brands: Diamond V XP, LS, Digestarom, Bergafat, Reashure, AP 820 P, Lignobond. Opportunities for growth: all feed industry sectors.

Tennessee Farmers Cooperative, 180 Old Nashville Hwy., LaVergne, Tenn. 37086; www.ourcoop.com. Marketing area: southeastern U.S. Manufactures and distributes its own products and distributes products manufactured by other companies. Product types offered: finished feed for most all species, straight ingredient sales, sales of brands manufactured elsewhere. Best-recognized brands: Co-op. Opportunities for growth: geographic areas and new product lines.

Vita Plus Corp., P.O. Box 259126, 2514 Fish Hatchery Rd., Madison, Wis. 53725-9126; www.vitaplus.com. Marketing area: U.S. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: large animal feeds, vitamins, amino acids, trace minerals, specialty and starter feeds. Best-recognized brands: Crop-n-Rich, Vita Plus, Secure. Opportunities for growth: dairy, swine and beef feeds and services.

Warehouse Shell Sales Co., 45-21st St., P.O. Box 193, Newport, Minn. 55055; www.warehouseshellsales.com. Marketing area: Midwest and Canada. Distributes products manufactured by other companies (does not manufacture any products). Product types offered: calcium-oyster shell. Best-recognized brands: Coastal Shell. Opportunities for growth: Midwest and Canada.

West Central, 406 First St., Ralston, Iowa 50129; www.soyplus.com; www.soychlor.com. Marketing area: U.S. and international. Manufactures its own products. Product types offered: bypass protein for ruminant animals; dietary cation/anion difference health aid for dairy cows. Best-recognized brands: SoyPLUS, SoyChlor, PASTURChlor, Pro-Cal. Opportunities for growth: new product development.

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