Agriculture, Feed, and Forage

Measurements in Feed and Forage

Laboratory, At-Line, and Online Analysis of Feed and Forage

Verum Analytics now provides the Blue Sun Line of Phoenix and Falcon feed and forage analyzers.   The next generation NIR analyzers offer rapid and precise analysis of many agricultural and food products.  The non-destructive method saves time and money and enables improvements in quality control.

The Blue Sun line of feed and forage analyzers are ideally suited for almost any solid sample.  If you are looking for analysis of liquid samples, see Verum Chemical analyzer.

Quality testing of Animal Feed, Forage, Pet Food, Flour, and Grains in seconds.

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Accurate Measurements of Animal Feed, and Feed Ingredients

Analysis of Animal Feed in seconds using the Phoenix 5000.  Measure Moisture, Fat, and Protein, along with other properties listed below using pre-done calibrations for plug-and-play operation.

  • Moisture
  • Fat
  • Protein
  • Fiber
  • Starch
  • Ash
The Phoenix 5000 NIR Feed Analyzer is the ideal solution for feed producers that need highly accurate rapid results before, during, and after production.
It simultaneously tests for moisture, fat, protein, fiber, starch, ash and more.
 
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Determination of Key Forage Properties in Seconds

The Phoenix 5000 Forage Laboratory Analyzer provides measurements in Silage, Haylage, Legumes, and Grasses.  Tests take only seconds, are non-destructive, and require no special training

Analyze forage samples for properties such as Protein, Crude Fiber, Digestibility, and more, using our pre-done calibrations, your own calibrations, competitors calibrations, or build your own.

  • Dry mater
  • Protein
  • Crude Fiber
  • ADF
  • NDF
  • Digestibility
  • and more…

Automated testing of forage samples

Using the Sideloader configuration with the addition of the 30 or 50 cup Autosampler, the Phoenix streamlines testing.  Load it and go.  And with the RFID option, ensure sample IDs are tracked and test results are never mixed up.

Contact us for more information on measurements of forage samples.

30 Second Analysis for Moisture, Protein, Fat, Fiber, Starch & Ash

The Phoenix 5000 Pet Food Analyzer offers measurements throughout the pet food industry.  Measure finished dry or wet pet food, mixer meal, dry biscuits, or output of dryer.  The Phoenix is your quality control tool to test and control every step of the process.
 
Determination of critical pet food quality properties  such as:
 
  • Moisture
  • Fat
  • Protein
  • Fiber
  • Starch
  • Ash
  • Customized calibrations are also available

Online Monitoring of Moisture and Oil

With the Flacon 200, measure products directly on the conveyor and directly online.  The reflectance head mounts easily into any process and withstands many process environments.

Determination of Moisture and Oil is made in seconds and in real time in these products:

  • Food
  • Feed
  • Feed Ingredients
  • Forage
  • Pet Food
  • Grain
  • Cereal
  • Oil Seeds
  • Meat
  • Milk
  • Dairy Products
  • Tobacco
  • Chips/Snacks
The Falcon 200 is the ideal solution for real time monitoring of Moisture or Oil directly on the conveyor, when you need the measurements in real-time.
 
Results are displayed on a local display and can also be integrated into your PLC or DCS for a complete process control loop.  Use real-time online testing to control speed, temperature, or other process variable. 
 
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Phoenix Grain and Flour Analyzer – Fast Determination of Key Quality Properties

Analyzer your grain, flour, cereal, and meal all with a single powerful analyzer.  Measurements take only seconds and using the automated sampler, 30-50 samples can be measured automatically.

Analyze forage samples for these properties and more, using our pre-done calibrations, your own calibrations, competitors calibrations, or build your own.

  • Dry mater
  • Protein
  • Crude Fiber
  • ADF
  • NDF
  • Digestibility
  • and more…

Automated testing of forage samples

Using the Sideloader configuration with the addition of the 30 or 50 cup Autosampler, the Phoenix streamlines testing.  Load it and go.  And with the RFID option, ensure sample IDs are tracked and test results are never mixed up.

Contact us for more information on measurements of forage samples.

The Phoenix and Falcon Analyzers – Powerful NIR Technology

The Phoenix and Falcon Feed, Pet Food, and Forage analyzers offers manufacturers fast, at-line, laboratory, and inline analysis to optimize production, minimize costs, improve safety and ensure they meets label requirements.
 
Using high resolution and high sensitivity NIR technology, the Phoenix delivers precise analysis of almost any feed and forage
 
  • Control moisture and quality for incoming ingredients
  • Test raw materials to optimize meal formulation
  • Improve safety by identifying micro ingredients
  • Verify quality of bin bottoms
  • Monitor moisture and fat in extruders and dryers
  • Produce a consistent product.
  • Ensure final product matches label requirements.
  • Test raw materials to optimize meal formulation

Contact Verum Analytics for pricing and more detailed information, or feel free to visit the Blue Sun website.

Related Information

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