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Bar-Magen, the leading manufacturer and marketer of feed additives for livestock in Israel

 

 

Company Profile

Bar-Magen Ltd. was established in 1984 and has been engaged since in developing, manufacturing, and marketing vitamin premixes and additives for livestock such as poultry, ruminants, swine and fish. Bar-Magen operates one of the world's most advanced and innovative premix factories.

We offer our customers a wide range of services, including consultation on animal feeding operations and systems, food production technology and quality testing.
The company operates an analytics lab for conducting a wide range of chemical analyses required in the feed industry. Bar-Magen operates chicken research farms (broilers and layers), enabling us to test and evaluate the effect of the new feed and veterinary medications. Bar-Magen operates an official trading house for veterinary medications that is closely supervised by pharmacists.

Quality Control

Our products are routinely tested at the quality control lab to ensure their quality. The company's products are approved by the Standards Institution of Israel in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 standard association stamp and the HACCP.
Bar-Magen is the exclusive representative in Israel of the Swiss based Buhler company, which is the world's leading developer and manufacturer of equipment for feed mills.
Moreover, Bar-Magen is the representative in Israel of Format Solutions Ltd. (Cargill Group), which is a global leader in development and marketing of feed formulation software.

Industry Leader

Currently, Bar-Magen employs some 50 specialists, including veterinarians, chemists, nutritionists and pharmacists.
All these factors help turn Bar-Magen into one of the most professional and advanced companies in its field both in Israel and globally.
Bar-Magen is committed to provide our customers with the widest range of knowledge, professional solutions and top quality finished products adapted to their needs.
Bar-Magen has a subsidiary in Nigeria that is engaged primarily in manufacturing and marketing of additives and premixes, as well as fish farming.

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Quality Control

Quality Perception, Product Quality and Safety Goals

The company's management attributes special importance to the quality of our products, offering comprehensive professional solutions to meet the requirements of our customers, and when needed – providing unique solutions especially adapted to the needs of the customer, while also meeting all the relevant mandatory requirements and regulations.

Our professional staff that consists of agronomists, veterinarian, pharmacists and other specialists, enables us to offer our customers a combination of top quality products with advising and instruction services in the fields of feeding, machinery and feed formulations. The company's management recognizes the fact that reaching the determined quality objectives and meeting the expectations of our customers is crucial for maintaining our competitive advantage and increasing our market share. This recognition also helps guide the company's marketing activity. Our strategic goal is to be the top developer and supplier of feed additives (vitamin and mineral premixes) in Israel both in terms of the quality or our products and services, and in terms of customer satisfaction.

The company's management has established a quality control system, which enables us to offer systematic and controlled solutions to our customers, and meet both their expressed and implied expectations from our products and customer service. The quality control system accompanies the process of engagement with the customers as of the first engagement stage (receipt of quotation or order), and through to the stages of product realization and acceptance by the customer following delivery.

Bar-Magen pays special attention to customer satisfaction with the quality of our products and services.

Quality Management

Quality management procedures and guidelines were established to facilitate the systematic development of our company's activity, pursuant to the provisions of the Israeli quality management standard ISO 9001:2015.

Bar-Magen considers product safety to be a central axis of its activity. To ensure the safety of our end users (both animal and human), we apply the HACCP principles. The company's management is committed to implementing all quality procedures and guidelines, organizing the product realization process in keeping with these procedures and guidelines, and invest the necessary resources in HR, infrastructure and work environment to assure top product quality and customer approval rating. The company's activity guided by the stepwise and "Plan-Do-Check-Act" approaches, both on the general management level and the individual process level – indicating our commitment to constantly improving all aspects of our activity, which is achieved by setting periodic product quality and safety goals and objectives.

Our Safety System

Our product safety system undergoes periodic reviews to ensure that it is up to date and meets its required objectives both in respect of quality and the degree of its assimilation amongst all ranks of the organization.

The company's CEO has appointed a product quality and safety assurance officer to manage product quality and safety. The responsibility for implementing the quality procedures and guidelines is vested in all of us, starting with the company's CEO and down to the last employee.

The management notifies all employees of the quality procedures and provisions relevant to their work by providing them instruction and refreshing their knowledge and awareness. The employees are required to assume personal responsibility for product quality by implementing self. quality assurance methodology in their work, which enables us to offer our customer top quality products.

 
Rami Bergman,
CEO
rami bergman
 
 
 

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Lab

Lab Services

Bar-Magen employs an innovative quality control laboratory staffed by specialists with over two decades of experience, enabling us to offer the best quality of service to our customers.

Our lab serves as a quality assurance system where all raw materials and finished products are tested for top quality.

In addition, the lab offers chemical analysis services to external customer (feed mills, feeding centers and private customers).

The lab offers feed and raw material testing services, using the common chemical testing methods.

These tests include:
- Humidity
- Protein
- Fat
- Cellulose and cell wall components
- Calcium
- Phosphorus
- Manganese
- Salt

Vitamin and Medications Testing

Our lab employs an HPLC department for evaluating the vitamin and medications in raw materials, premixes and feeds. The lab also serves the premix factory.

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Our quality control lab maintains direct contact with leading laboratories in Israel and around the world, enabling us to send samples for a wide range of tests (heavy metals, mycotoxins, medicine, minerals, enzymes, microbiological testing etc.) at these laboratories on behalf of our customers.

Contact us here or call 972-9-7603020

Mycotoxins

The lab applies the HPLC-fluorescence method for conducting a verity of mycotoxin tests.

Bar-Magen is the official representative of the US based VICAM corporation in Israel. VICAM specializes in developing methods for detecting and isolating mycotoxins using immunological colons or strips in raw materials and complete feeds.

There are many methods to conduct mycotoxin testing both in field setting (using portable testing equipment) and the laboratory. View full list of tests.

 

Our laboratory staff are dedicated to offer the quickest, most reliable and kind service possible to our customers

          

                                   

                                                            

 

 

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