Nov 11

Antibiotic Use in Livestock Evaluated

Antibiotic Use in Livestock Evaluated Dr. Simon M. Shane

Dr. Mike Appley of Kansas State University is conducting trials on calves and piglets to determine whether therapeutic administration of antibiotics is effective and whether drug-resistant strains can be demonstrated in these farm animals.

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Oct 03

Culture and Entertainment at Global 500

Culture and Entertainment at Global 500

The Global 500 event is an excellent platform for learning, discussion and interaction but another important element cannot be ignored – entertainment! While in Ireland for the event the 761 delegates are being treated to a daily taste of Irish culture.

The welcome reception on Tuesday night featured music from The Blood Red Mountain Band as well as the Celtic Fusion troupe of Irish dancers performing to the world-famous “Riverdance” soundtrack.

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Oct 03

Alltech’s Inaugural "Large Herd" Initiative

Alltech’s Inaugural

Alltech held a "Large Herd" meeting of many of the world’s largest dairies and feedlots at its European BioScience Centre in Ireland this week as part of the Global 500 event. Large-scale operations from China, Indonesia, Vietnam, Middle East, Eastern Europe, Latin America, and North America were invited to take part in this unique initiative.

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Oct 03

From the Golden State to the Emerald Isle

From the Golden State to the Emerald Isle
Dairy farmer Tony de Groot traveled from California to Ireland to join us at Global 500. Tony has been a dairy farmer in the Central Valley since 1966 so it's fair to say he has some experience. He was excited to have an opportunity to share his story with us and we wanted to hear it!

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