Innovation is one of Trouw Nutrition Hifeed's core values. Trouw Nutrition's R&D conducts research globally. 100 experts research nutrition and its application in animal production for poultry, ruminants, swine, ingredients and food. To do this research, Trouw Nutrition's R&D has six major research centres in Canada, Spain and the Netherlands. Its in-house research is complemented with over 40 long-term research collaborations with scientific institutes across the globe. Trouw Nutrition's R&D activities are closely aligned to the needs of the market. Application and Solution Centres in Europe and North America coordinate the interface between R&D and the operating companies of Nutreco to ensure an excellent fit between local needs and global nutritional solutions.