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Paul Groenewegen: Transforming nutrition through the food chain with algae

The following is an edited transcript of Luther Andal’s interview with Paul Groenewegen, director of innovation and nutrition at Masterfeeds, an Alltech company.

Fresh from the cow: Grandmother Wood’s homemade ice cream

On long, hot summer days, at family celebrations and on national holidays, there’s nothing better than finishing off the day with fresh-from-the-cow, homemade ice cream.

The Great Green Getaway: Alltech & KEENAN launch sweepstakes for U.S. dairy producers

The Great Green Getaway: Alltech & KEENAN launch sweepstakes for U.S. dairy producers Three winners will receive trip for two to Ireland for the week of St.

It's time to bust some milk myths. When it comes to milk, alternatives like soy, almond or coconut lack the quantity and quality of cow milk's nutrients.

Milk: Why cow is king

Nikki Putnam, registered dietitian nutritionist and nutrition solutions specialist at Alltech, compares cow’s milk to other milk alternatives and explains why cow’s milk still reigns s

An easy, cheesy party favorite: Randi’s hamburger cheese dip

Long summer days, grills sizzling, friends laughing. Fall colors, crisp leaves, fans cheering on their favorite football teams.

Magic from the milk tin: Mom’s poppy seed pie

The smell of bread baking in the oven. The pop of a peach skin. The sweet lick of a summertime ice cream.

Study shows Bio-Mos® plus milk equals daily weight gain in calves and more milk in first lactation

[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – Dairy producers strive for long-term production and productivity with their herd, right from the start, and the pre-weaning growth of a dairy calf is a good indicator.

Silage: Preserve your dollars

There’s a tremendous amount of money invested in silage, from growing the crop to storing it. Yet shrink on dairies ranges from 15 to 25 percent, if not more!

A dairy study found that operation costs can increase by 3 percent in the presence of mycotoxins.

Are mycotoxins impacting your heifers' health & future performance?

Whether your dairy’s goal is to maintain or expand herd size, disease management of  heifers is an important focus for producers.  Exposure to molds and myc

Alltech expands team to support local dairy industry

[BROOKINGS, S.D.] – Global animal health and nutrition company Alltech is proud to announce the expansion of the South Dakota regional team with the addition of on-farm dairy specialist Jeff Johnso