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Pigs Not Going to Market on Time? Examine Gut Health

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[DES MOINES] – It’s a continuous race against time and money in the pig barn. Striving for the ultimate goal of getting pigs to market weight as quickly as possible; producers are also racing against the ever-growing cost that comes with each additional day the pigs are not sent to market. Poor gut health can delay marketing, adding further time to reach the desired finishing weight and money for the extra feed that must be purchased.

Top Five Alltech Videos of 2014: From Sprouting Seeds to Farmer Heros

People love videos, and they love lists. So we thought we’d pull together our top five most watched Alltech videos of 2014. We hope you enjoy!
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – We live in an age where video reigns supreme. An age where YouTube catapults ordinary people into stardom, where you can investigate a hotel across the globe through a virtual tour, and where phone calls are often now video calls. So it’s in the spirit of visual imagery that we highlight the top five Alltech videos of 2014, from the top video showcasing the evolving occupation of farmers to a time-lapse segment showcasing the almost magical imagery of sprouting seeds.

North America Harvest Analysis Determines Mycotoxins Stealing Pig Profits

Results from Alltech’s 37+™ analysis show the North American corn crop contained an average 4.6 mycotoxins per sample, exhibiting a high level risk equivalent quantity for sows, nursery and finishing pigs.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – The results are in and this year’s North America corn crop contains a mixture of molds and mycotoxins, putting nursery, sow and finishing pigs at risk for mycotoxin exposure and a 6 percent loss in average daily gain, according to a recent survey by Alltech.

North America Harvest Analysis Determines Mycotoxins Stealing Poultry Profits

Results from Alltech’s 37+™ analysis show the North American corn crop contained an average 4.6 mycotoxins per sample, exhibiting a medium level risk equivalent quantity for broilers, layers and breeders.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – The results are in and this year’s North America corn crop contains a mixture of molds and mycotoxins, putting broilers and layers at risk for mycotoxin exposure and a 5 percent loss in average daily gain, according to a recent survey by Alltech.

North America Harvest Analysis Determines Mycotoxins Stealing Ruminant Returns

The results are in and this year’s North America corn silage crop contains a mixture of molds and mycotoxins, putting beef and dairy cattle at high risk for mycotoxin exposure.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – The results are in and this year’s North America corn silage crop contains a mixture of molds and mycotoxins, putting beef and dairy cattle at high risk for mycotoxin exposure and performance problems including a 3.5 pound average loss in milk yield, according to a recent survey by Alltech.

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