Our main focus is supporting our customers delivering healthy, great tasting seafood. We do this by innovating efficient, safe and nutritious feed for aquaculture with minimal environmental impact. Our global scale, local agility and execution focus ensure that we can meet individual customer needs – always with departure in proven results and a meticulous focus on food safety.
It represents a very deliberate pooling of resources, designed to share the risk of innovative R&D, enable more businesses to invest in the areas that will help them grow and ensure that SAIC’s £11m public funding delivers maximum benefit. Each project addresses one of four priority innovation actions. The overarching aim of each however, is the same: to deliver a tangible benefit to the sector and, in turn, Scotland, whether that’s increased harvest volumes for producers, enhanced fish welfare, additional jobs or new revenue streams.
We bring food, agricultural, financial and industrial products to people who need them all around the world. You learn a few things during 150 years in business. Today, we apply that expertise to serve customers and communities in 70 countries/regions. We have 155,000 employees working every day to nourish the world in a safe, responsible, sustainable way. Find out more about our global operations. Food Ingredients & Bio – Industrial, Animal Nutrition, Protein & Salt, Agricultural Supply Chain Metals & Shipping.
Animal Nutrition – Aqua feed
One of the largest global suppliers of aqua feed We offer the combined expertise and experience built up over many years across the Cargill, Purina and EWOS brands. As a trusted supplier to the international aquaculture industry, we provide you with distinctive, proven products and services designed to promote productivity, manage risks and support your brand, all with the goal of enhancing your business growth.
Our markets and operations
We currently focus on three core species in 12 leading markets:
- Salmon in Norway, Chile, Scotland and North America
- Tilapia in China, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam
- Shrimp in China, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Ecuador, India and Mexico
Additionally, we have extensive experience in supplying feed for a variety of other aquaculture species, leveraging our core expertise in applied fish nutrition.
We are experts in aquaculture providing bespoke, practical solutions across health, nutrition, genetics and data-driven insights to improve productivity and set the standard in sustainable fish and seafood production.
Over the last decade advancement in animal welfare science has led us to understand the inextricable links between animal welfare, human health and well-being, and the environment. Animal welfare is a critical component in the sustainability of food production, and through this award we seek to celebrate examples where broad and far reaching benefits are clear to see.
Our genesig qPCR Detection Kits for Aquaculture Pathogens allow fast detection of pathogens within 100 minutes. This enables quarantine and treatment to start quickly thereby maximising aquaculture stock and health. A wide range of aquaculture pathogens can be detected including >30 fish pathogens for salmonid, tilapia, cod, carp, perch and more; and 5 shellfish pathogens for shrimp, prawn, oyster and crab.