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Animal nutrition - eLearning module
Animal Nutrition - eLearning module
This e-Learning course is aimed at allowing participants to improve their knowledge and skills in:
Definitions used in feed: feedingstuffs, compound feed, complete feed, complementary feed, mineral feed and other definitions in Regulation 767/2009, feed additives, premixtures, processing aids (Regulation 1831/2003).
General principles of feed marketing: objectives.
Labelling and advertising of feed materials and compound feed (Regulation 767/2009): principles, responsibility of labelling.
Catalogue of feed materials, restricted materials, packaging of feed.
Feed additives: functions, conditions of authorisation, assessment (Regulation 1831/2003).
Distinction between feed materials, compound feed, complementary feed, premixtures, feed additives and veterinary medicinal products.
Feed for particular nutritional purposes (Regulation 767/2009).
Claims (Regulation 767/2009).
Medicated feed (Directive 90/167).
Undesirable substances in feed (Directive 2002/32):
Definition of undesirable substances.
Objectives of Directive 2002/32.
General principles of Directive 2002/32 (Monitoring, mitigation measures).
Maximum levels and action thresholds.
Regulated substances and products: Mycotoxins, Dioxins/PCBs, Toxins of plant origin, etc.
Carry over of coccidiostats to non-target feed.
365 days access
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