Jun 18

Achieving an exceptional FCR: Tegel Foods

Achieving an exceptional FCR: Tegel Foods Dr. Bill Williams

New Zealand’s Tegel Foods Ltd has a 50-year history as a high quality producer of poultry.  The company is involved in all components of the poultry supply chain, from feedmills to distribution, and is known for their chickens’ low feed conversion ratio (FCR).  During Alltech’s recent Symposium, Tegel’s Bill Williams explained how his company achieves its low FCR.

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Jun 15

A New Silent Green Revolution

A New Silent Green Revolution Osler Desouzart

Can we meet the challenge of feeding the world’s growing population? How does this challenge relate to industrial agriculture, science and technology, and sustainability?  Osler Desouzart of OD Consulting raised these questions and more during the poultry breakout session at Alltech’s recent symposium.  In his presentation, Desouzart provided facts about food consumption and emphasized the need for a “new silent green revolution.”

Desouzarts facts regarding the world’s changing population and food consumption included:

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Jun 13

Monkeying Around At Alltech’s Symposium

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Monkeying Around At Alltech’s Symposium Alpha Chimp scribes at Alltech's Symposium

Alpha Chimp is a visual learning company that uses live illustration to make ideas come to life through drawings and doodles. Their team of graphic recorders and facilitators have spent the last 14 years combining the power of the spoken word with the magic of drawing.

A team from Alpha Chimp recently live scribed at our Symposium and captured some of our plenary, dairy, food and marketing presentations.

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Jun 11

We Must Rethink Agriculture’s Purpose And Message

We Must Rethink Agriculture’s Purpose And Message Jesse Bussard

I had the chance to attend Alltech’s Annual International Symposium from May 20th to 22nd. As usual they had a great lineup of speakers and the event proved to be a unique opportunity to connect with others in agriculture from across the globe.

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