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Keep pig profits from melting this summer

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[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Stress is not only bad for the animal and the producer’s profits, but it also short-changes the consumer. Stress right before slaughter can result in pale, soft pork with greater drip loss, while long-term stress can cause dark, firm and dry pork.

Alltech acquires Coppens International, an innovative aquatic feed and nutrition company

Anno Galema, managing director of Coppens International (right), with Dr. Pearse Lyons, Alltech founder and president (left), celebrating Alltech's completed acquisition of Coppens International, a leading European aquaculture solutions and nutrition company.
[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – Alltech has acquired Coppens International, a leading international aquatic feed solutions company in the Netherlands. Coppens International is now part of the Alltech family of companies, which includes 14 other companies that Alltech has acquired globally since 2011.

Alltech acquires Ranch-Way Feeds in Colorado

[MANKATO, Minn.] – Alltech, through Hubbard Feeds, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ridley USA Inc., has acquired Ranch-Way Feeds, a leading animal nutrition company that has done business in the Western United States for more than 60 years.

Transitioning to antibiotic-free? Tighten up these five areas of pig production

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[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Is 2016 the year of antibiotic-free products? After a brief look at the supermarket shelves today, many may say yes. Antibiotic-free brands, such as Open Prairie Natural Pork, Applegate Natural & Organic Meats, Farm Promise Pork and Niman Ranch, are popping up in meat counters across the United States.

Alltech supports improved nutrition for schoolchildren through the Paragon School Feeding Programme

Alltech supported the launch of the Paragon School Feeding Programme, which will provide eggs, clean water and health services for one year to approximately 2,500 students in six primary schools in Gazipur Upazila, Dhaka.
[DHAKA, Bangladesh] – School feeding programmes have become a popular way to provide both educational and health benefits to children, increasing enrollment rates, reducing absenteeism and improving food security in households across Bangladesh. Paragon Group launched the Paragon School Feeding Programme on May 21, aiming to provide eggs, clean water and health services for one year to approximately 2,500 students in six primary schools.