The Ross distributor in Iraq, Rasun (part of the Vano Group), recently organised a successful Feed Formulation Training Course in association with the Iraq Poultry Producers Association (IPPA) and the College of Agriculture at the University of Salahaddin.
The 2-day training course on feed formulation attracted 21 participants from 5 Iraqi provinces and focused on the best techniques for feed formulation. Dr Alrawi, Executive Director of IPPA, opened the session, stressing the importance of communication among everyone present to ensure best practice is adopted at all levels and quality continuously improved.
On the first day of the seminar, the focus was on the principles of feed formulation and feed ingredients. On the second day, training and discussions were held on the testing of formulated feed. Mugdad Muhi Alddin, Manager of Rasun Grand Parent Project, led a training session in the afternoon on how to formulate the most cost effective rations.