Vestkorn the first to be FSSC22000-certified

Vestkorn was the first of its kind to be ISO22000-approved a couple of years ago. Still Vestkorn is the only producer of dry processed peaprotein and fabaprotein in Europe holding this certification. In 2019 Vestkorn will improve further to continue staying ahead of competitors. 2 half of 2019 we fully start working after FSSC22000 and…

Happy Easter

The high mountains of Norway can be cold and windy. This is one of the very few days with the exact opposite. I want to use this lovely day to wish friends, colleagues and customers a Happy Easter from Hardangervidda, Norway. Aslak Lie, CEO, Vestkorn

Dry pet food extrusion

Extrusion is widely used in manufacturing industry (food/feed, plastic, etc.) to produce different shapes, all regards to what customer wants. Food extrusion system is much more complexed compared to plastic extrusion system. A simple reason to that is a number of ingredients used for forming an extruded product, known as pellets or kibbles so predicting…

Renewable energy since 1855

The history of Vestkorn goes back to 1855, long before anyone of us were born. Businessmen from Stavanger wanted to build a mill and needed power. They found what they were looking for in Tau, and a mill driven by direct water-power was established. Since that time, in 162 years, the renewable energy has been…