Find out about merger and acquisition activity in the poultry and feed industries in November 2021.
Fane Valley acquires 50% of Drummonds shares
Freshgrass Holdings and the Fane Valley Co-operative Society have reached an agreement to become 50/50 co-owners of Drummonds, pending approval from the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.
HKScan invests in the Scandinavian Aquasystems AB
HKScan and Scandinavian Aquasystems AB have signed a cooperation agreement for the sale of fish products under the Gårdsfisk brand and the production of meal components from fish in Sweden.
NPM Capital sells 50% of the shares in Hendrix Genetics
NPM Capital will sell its stake in Hendrix Genetics to Paine Schwartz Partners, a global investment firm focused on the sustainable food chain.
ADM establishes joint venture for microbial proteins
ADM signed an agreement with Asia Sustainable Foods Platform to partner in technology development and precision fermentation of microbial alternative proteins in Singapore and the wider Asia Pacific region.
JBS acquires the farmed meat company BioTech Foods
JBS has signed an agreement to acquire BioTech Foods, a Spanish cultured protein company.
Pilgrim’s UK buys lamb processor Randall Parker Foods
Pilgrim’s UK diversifies into the lamb business with the acquisition of Randall Parker Foods (RPF).
Skretting, Atlantic Sapphire to build salmon feed mill
Skretting and Atlantic Sapphire ASA will build a specialist, state-of-the-art land-based salmon feed mill in Florida to supply Atlantic Sapphire’s US operations with market-leading feed specializing in bluehouse farming.
BGH Capital acquires majority in Hazeldene
The private equity firm BGH Capital has agreed to acquire a majority stake in the Australian poultry company Hazeldene’s.
Rivers weighs on the merger of Wayne Farms and Sanderson
A new combined Wayne Farms and Sanderson Farms will make a better company together than they were separately, said the elected head of the new joint venture between Continental Grain Co. and Cargill.
De Heus takes over Masan’s feed business in Vietnam
De Heus Vietnam will acquire 100% of the Masan Group’s feed business, MNS Feed, subject to regulatory approval.
MPE Partners sells Bettcher Industries to KKR
MPE Partners announces the signing of a definitive agreement to sell Bettcher Industries to KKR.
JBS receives regulatory OK on acquisition of Huon Aquaculture
JBS SA has received approval from the Australian Federal Court to acquire 100% of the shares in Huon Aquaculture Group Ltd. with effect from November 17th.