Mar 15

Animal Agriculture Allies at IPE

Animal Agriculture Allies at IPE Kay Johnson Smith President Animal Ag Alliance

Livestock producers are under attack. Activist groups like the Humane Society of the United States and PETA are actively working to erode public opinion of animal agriculture and meat, milk and egg consumption. Furthermore, they lobby for additional regulations that will drive up food prices. Similar efforts in Europe have resulted in higher food prices. However, consumer preferences have not changed. The end result is increased importation and a loss of food security.

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Jan 20

Meeting Marketplace Demands

Meeting Marketplace Demands Alltech North America Lecture Tour

There was a great turn out at the Ontario NALT stop for 2012 including students and professors from the University of Guelph, and of course valued customers of Alltech Ontario. NALT 2012 gave us the opportunity to express our gratitude to both the master’s and PhD students at the University of Guelph who are doing research on behalf of Alltech.

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Jan 11

On The Road Again

On The Road Again Alltech North America Lecture Tour

The first stop of the North American Lecture Tour has wrapped with a bang! We had a tremendously successful event, with some of the state’s largest dairy producers, feed mill operators, agricultural educators and other influential industry professionals attending. The lectures were very well received by the delegates, with each lecture followed by a spirited and lively Q&A.

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Dec 30

Cautious Optimism for Beef and Dairy Industries

Cautious Optimism for Beef and Dairy Industries Vernon Crowder

Vernon Crowder, Vice President and Agricultural Economist at Rabobank spoke to both the beef and dairy sessions at Global 500. Rabobank was created in 1972 through a merger of German and Dutch regional banks, both of which were formed as farmers’ co-operatives in the 1800s.

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