HIGHLAND, ILLINOIS, US — Trouw Nutrition, the animal nutrition division of Nutreco, acquired a plant in Southern Texas, US, from ADM Animal Nutrition.

“This acquisition takes our vision to a higher level, adding a greater depth of resources across a broader base of customers,” said Clifton Morgan, General Manager, Hi-Pro Feeds. Trouw Nutrition USA is purchasing and integrating the plant into its Hi-Pro feeds organization.

The acquisition will allow Trouw Nutrition to expand by incorporating the block press line and other milling capabilities. The two businesses have begun integrating their operations and services during a 12-month transition period, with Hi-Pro providing toll milling services to ADM.   

“With this addition, we see a clear path for Hi-Pro to fuel further growth in support of Trouw’s position as a global leader in animal nutrition,” said Dan Baker, managing director of Trouw Nutrition USA.

Trouw Nutrition provides feed specialties, premixes, feed additives, and nutritional services for the animal nutrition industry. It offers products, models, and services to boost productivity and support animal health through all life stages. Headquartered in the Netherlands, the company has locations in 28 countries and employs approximately 8,000 people.