AB Agri outperforms AB Sugar

A trading statement from Associated British Foods, ahead of full year results in November, points to a good year for the agriculture businesses, while its sugar interests suffered from low EU sugar prices. The Group says that AB Agri revenues will be “well ahead” of...

Procurement role for Amur

Amur, the specialist anaerobic digestion (AD) business within AB Agri, has appointed Jason Ward as head of procurement. He will be responsible for expanding the company’s relationships with waste management firms and food waste producers. Mr Ward, who has worked in...

Amur launches rapid AD plant test

Anaerobic Digestion (AD) operator and services provider Amur, an AB Agri company, has introduced what it claims is the AD industry’s first rapid inhibition test. The new test, which runs alongside Amur’s Bullet BMP test, gives results in 24 hours, compared to the 30...

UK feed market reduces AB Agri profit

AB Agri has reported a 14% reduction in operating profit on 11% higher revenues from its latest full year’s trading. The company signalled a fall in profitability due to reduced margins at its UK and China feed operations in its pre-close trading statement, following...