Here is the latest Pelleting newsletter from Borregaard LignoTech.

Pellet Quality Matters - no. 6

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White papers for free download

Over the last few years we have written several technical articles about pelleting and pellet quality that have been published in feed magazines around the world.
We have now made these available for you to download - happy reading!


Current list of white papers:
  • Can pellet durability predict delivered fines?
  • Nutritional impact of pellet binders
  • Selecting the best feed pellet for optimum poultry performance
  • Increase production without sacrificing pellet quality
  • Pelleting pig feed for efficiency and performance
  • Effect of raw materials on feed pellet quality
  • A new and unique tool for shrimp feed producers

View and download our free white papers here »



Moisture: the ‘secret’ ingredient for good quality pellets

lignotech-drops-612191-edited.jpgConditioning time and temperature are well known parameters used in feed mills all over the world, but the importance of right moisture is often underestimated. 

The moisture content during conditioning should be between 15% and 18%.

The best way of adding moisture is via the steam system - the smaller the steam particles are the faster they penetrate in to your meal mix.

Read more here »



FPQF Calculator

FPQF_Login.jpgClose to 600 people have now signed up as users for the online Feed Pellet Quality Factor calculator. Have you tested it yet?

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Please contact us for any comments or questions you may have, including if there are ingredients you would like to see added to the list.




 Borregaard LignoTech is the world's leading supplier of pellet binders and die lubricants to the animal feed industry. Our products can improve pellet quality, reduce energy consumption, increase production rate and improve overall feedmill profitability.

For more information about our pelleting aids Ameri-Bond 2X, LignoBond DD and PellTech please contact us or visit our website:

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