Agriculture

We contribute through our specialty products to successful and sustained agricultural production worldwide. In addition to the specialty fertilizer, Calcium Cyanamide, with its proven and highly valued secondary effects, AlzChem’s product range includes the germicide ALZOGUR® for use in pig pens, DORMEX® plant growth regulators for table and wine grapes and other fruits growing, plant protection additives. We make sure that our customers obtain the maximum benefits from using our products by supplying them with top quality products and also by providing farmers with expert technical advice.

News

Growing blueberries in the tropics is a big challenge. The plants do not get dormant and the lack of chill leads to an uneven and weak bud break. Dormex® is the solution for such climatic conditions. This plant growth regulator manufactured by AlzChem was recently registered in Peru for improving the bud break of blueberries. The use of Dormex® is also registered in other major blueberries producing countries like USA and Chile.   
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AlzChem officially put its new Creamino plant at the Trostberg Chemical Park into operation on September 12. The company has now roughly tripled its production capacity for this fast-growing feed additive. “To build a production plant of this size and complexity in less than one and a half years was an ambitious project and I would like to take this opportunity to thank all my colleagues who contributed to the successful implementation,” said AlzChem CEO Andreas Niedermaier at the official...
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During their field tour mid-April Hyphen Zhang and Dr. Malte Römer travelled through the North of China running sale presentations for Perlka® and meeting growers at their farm sites. Here in China, where Perlka® is also known as Zhuangbobo®, the grower's awareness for soil health and soil quality is in the learning process. Particularly, in cropping areas such as Liaoning province, intensified greenhouse cultivation with small areas -often 1000m2 only- are subject to higher pressure of...
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Authors: Dr. John Thomson, Sales Manager US, AlzChem LLC and Dr. Ulrike Braun, Product Manager, AlzChem Trostberg GmbH Publication: Magazine “Poultry International” - Edition May 2019   Reduced animal proteins and “All Vegi” Feeds – are we missing something? We are feeding less animal protein to broilers and turkeys today compared to 10 years ago. Animal proteins were banned for a time from livestock feeds in Europe due to concerns over public health. The complete ban has been...
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