January 19, 2015
A celebration of all things entrepreneurship, business and marketing, and the role of science and agriculture: Mark your calendars for May 16-20 in Lexington, Kentucky, for Alltech’s “Rebelation” Week of innovation, inspiration and world-changing ideas.
January 16, 2015
[GUELPH, Ontario] – While milk has often been coined with the tagline, ‘it does a body good,’ University of Guelph researchers have discovered another reason that statement holds true through selenium supplementation. In a recent study, scientists revealed that dairy cows fed diets including selenium produce milk that may help reduce the progression of human breast cancer tumors.
January 15, 2015
[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.
December 19, 2014
[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.
December 19, 2014
[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.