AAFCO pulse definitions

2016: Here is an overview from the AAFCO meeting; 60.113, 114, 115, 116 Pulse Definitions including Lentil language 60.113 Pulse fiber consists primarily of the outer coverings and/or hull of pulse crops derived from pulse dry milling. Pulse crops include the edible seeds of legumes (excluding oil seeds). Acceptable pulse crops are listed below. The product must…

Vestkorn purchases the pea activities of DLG Ingredients

Vestkorn will take over all the pea activities at DLG Ingredients in Durup. Vestkorn does this in order to extend their position as the leading producer in Europe of protein, starch and fiber of pulse concentrates. By this purchase, Vestkorn extends the product portfolio with the production of split peas and becomes the biggest producer…

Organic certified

Vestkorn is certified organic by Debio. Both pea fiber and our 100% natural concentrates from fababean and peas are supplied in organic on customers order and dependent upon availability of high quality organic rawmaterials. Only peas and beans from Europe are used in the production of our organic high quality fiber, protein and starch concentrates.…

Why Vestkorn?

Vestkorn is the biggest producer in Europe of natural concentrates from dry milling of pulses. The privately owned company is also the only one in Europe running this kind of processing plant on a continous basis, 24 hours a day. As every miller knows, contionous operation prepares the ground for the best and most stable…

Vestkorn

NEW!! Fababean protein 65%

Vestkorn is the biggest producer in Europe of protein and starch concentrates made from the dry milling of the two legumes faba beans and peas. The company is a subsidiary of Tau Mølle with a history going back more than 150 years, to 1855. Vestkorn is located in Tau, close to Stavanger, Norway. The company…

Continous growth for grain-free pet food

Grain-free pet food now accounts for nearly 30% of pet food sales in the US pet specialty retail channel, as well as four of every 10 new pet food products launched, according to Maria Lange, director of client services and analytics for GfK. Lange presented this data at Petfood Forum 2015 on April 28 in Kansas City.…

Vestkorn pea fiber pellet

NEW!! Pea fiber pellets

From January 2015 Vestkorn is offering pea fiber in pellets. Vestkorn pea fiber pellets is a 100% Natural product – not processed by the use of chemicals. Pelletising of pea fiber adds several advantages: Increased product safety Cheaper logistics Reduces space needed in your storage facility Easier to handle Less dust SAFETY As the hull of…