New role at ED&F Man

Employee-owned agricultural commodities trader ED&F Man has appointed Paul Roberts to the new national role of trading and business development manager. He is based at the company’s Liverpool office. Mr Roberts has extensive experience of the UK feed industry in...

Primary Diets expands into Poland

AB Agri has acquired a Polish starter diets business as part of a strategy to grow its presence in central and eastern Europe. The company, a division of Associated British Foods, is the UK’s largest pig starter feeds supplier through its Primary Diets brand. Dr Ian...

AB Agri profit back on track

AB Agri, the agriculture division of Associated British Foods (ABF), has recovered its growth trend after last year’s drop caused by weak feed demand in the 2016/17 period. The AB Agri group of businesses made an adjusted operating profit of £59 million on revenues of...