Archive 2013

  • Members' council of the Coöperatie FromFarmers investigates the further implementation of Vermogen Op Naam [Registered Equity]

    21 June 2013

    In May and June, Coöperatie FromFarmers organised members’ meetings about the course to be set for the coming years with regard to the Vermogen Op Naam (VON) project. On the basis of opinion polls that were held during these meetings the members’ council has decided to fu...

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  • ForFarmers Group B.V. is changing its name to ForFarmers B.V.

    19 June 2013

    With effect from 19 June 2013, ForFarmers Group B.V. is changing its name to ForFarmers B.V. With this name change, ForFarmers Group B.V. wants to emphasise the cohesion between the company’s different business units. The term ‘group’ gives an inaccurate impression of separate...

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  • ForFarmers increases stake in Subli horse feeds to 50%

    3 May 2013

    Subli sells a range of horse feeds on the Dutch market. Its current shareholders are Agrifirm (50%), Agruniek Rijnvallei (25%) and ForFarmers (25%). Agrifirm is to sell its share in Subli to Agruniek Rijnvallei and ForFarmers with effect from 1 June. Both Agruniek Rijnvallei a...

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  • ForFarmers CEO leaving on 30 April 2014

    29 March 2013

    ForFarmers announced today that its CEO Bert-Jan Ruumpol is resigning on 30 April 2014 by mutual agreement with the Supervisory Board. Bert-Jan Ruumpol has worked for ForFarmers and its legal predecessors since the start of 1991. Since the start of 2003 he has been the CEO and...

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  • Bumper year for ForFarmers

    18 March 2013

    2012 was an extremely successful year for ForFarmers. Sales rose to a record level of 6.3 million tonnes of compound feed, with turnover (excluding the divested Cefetra) of 2.6 billion euro and a net result of 53.3 million euro. The result achieved is both the highest absolute...

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  • BOCM PAULS acquires Albert E James feed business

    18 February 2013

    ForFarmers business unit in the UK BOCM PAULS has announced today that it has reached an agreement with Albert E James & Son Limited, based near Bristol, to supply and invoice all bulk and bag feed as well as a range of forage products currently delivered through AE James ...

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