Animal feed production plant opens in Muttrah

Animal feed production plant inaugurated in Oman’s Muttrah

Muscat: Oman Flour Mills Company today inaugurated the Animal Feed Production Plant in the Wilayat of Muttrah, with a production capacity of 20 tons of animal feed per hour, in addition to a pre-mixing unit capable of producing 6 metric tons of pre-mix per hour.

The opening ceremony was held under the patronage of His Excellency Dr. Saud Hamoud Al Habsi, Minister of Agricultural Wealth, Fisheries and Water Resources.

Haitham bin Mohammed Al Fannah, CEO of the Oman Flour Mills Company, pointed out that the animal feed production plant in Muttrah is one of the company’s investments that are aimed at enhancing the food security system and contributing to the integration of production chains.

He added that the factory is equipped with innovative technology that uses robotic systems for packaging operations, to ensure efficiency, productivity, and a safe working environment.

Al Fannah highlighted the plant’s contribution to meeting the Sultanate of Oman’s needs for animal feed manufacturing inputs, leveraging technological advancements and proximity to wheat mills. The advanced pre-mixing unit enhances production processes, and the factory employs cutting-edge systems for production control and organization.

He explained that this level of automation enables precise control over ingredients, mixing and production processes, ensuring the production of high-quality feed with strong competitive capabilites.T

The plant is equipped with automatic control systems for calibration and standardization, allowing quick adjustments and effective decisions to maintain product quality.

This is expected to support livestock development, foster self-sufficiency in feed and accelerate efforts to localize manufacturing to meet the increasing demand for animal feed products in local and regional markets, and hence drastically reducing dependence on imports.

He also mentioned that animal feed factories are one of the basic elements for developing the agricultural livestock sector in the Sultanate of Oman, as they contribute to improving productivity and quality, enhancing sustainability and food self-sufficiency and supporting the growth of the national economy. The factory that was opened today is the third of its kind established by the Oman Flour Mills Company in Within the framework of its efforts to contribute to achieving the goals of Oman Vision 2040.

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