Mar 21

Beef Farms in Focus Contest Winner

Categories: Agriculture, Beef Cattle
Beef Farms in Focus Contest Winner

Beef in Focus Slide Show

Finalists from Alltech's Beef Farms in Focus Photo Contest.

We asked you to submit a photograph that shows what the beef industry means to you in our farms in focus contest. The images we received tell a rich story of agriculture through eyes and lenses across the country. We had so much fun working on this contest and it wouldn’t have been possible without all of you who submitted and voted.

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Feb 15

Beef Farms in Focus Contest Now Open!

Categories: Beef Cattle
Beef Farms in Focus Contest Now Open!

Lauren Chase at Alltech's Global 500

Lauren Chase discusses the pros of being at Global 500 and her new book "Big Sky Boots".

What does the Beef industry look like to you? Now is your chance to share your favorite images from the farm. We’ve partnered with producers, students, and farm families everywhere to show the world our Beef Farms in Focus Contest.

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Jan 09

Hop Heroes

Hop Heroes

Beerd and Justina Hop at Global 500

Husband and wife duo Beerd and Justina Hop go over their farm business.

“Farming is our life” explained Justina Hop. Like many other farmers, the Hops don’t consider farming a job. To them, it’s a way of life for the whole family. 

Justina and her husband Beerd left their family farm in Manitoba, Canada for a short visit to Kentucky in December to attend Alltech’s Global 500. Their son encouraged them to "leave home" so they left him in charge for a while. 

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Jan 07

Antibiotics may Impede Trade with Korea

Antibiotics may Impede Trade with Korea

In June 2012, the Government of South Korea announced a total ban on inclusion of non-therapeutic antibiotics in feed for livestock. The action by the Ministry of Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MFAFF) in S. Korea corresponds to the EU ban on antibiotic growth promoters issued in January 2006. The EU directive followed similar restrictions imposed by Nordic countries between 1986 and 1998 and also by Switzerland in 1999.

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