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Beef, Aqua Trends See Mixed Results by Country in Feed Production Survey

FEED NAVIGATOR: Beef, Aqua Trends See Mixed Results by Country in Feed Production Survey

February 16, 2018

Alltech released the global feed survey results in January, but we sat down with Aidan Connolly, chief innovation officer, Alltech, at IPPE to hear more about some of the species-level trends for feed production. Click here to view the…

Alltech’s Bio-Mos for Gut Health

AGWIRED: Alltech’s Bio-Mos for Gut Health

February 15, 2018

When it comes to gut health in cattle, a tried and true product from Alltech is Bio-Mos. The 2018 Cattle Industry Convention was a great spot for us to get a refresher on how this product is performing in the field and at the bunk. Click…

Facial recognition can help dairymen monitor herd

FARM AND DAIRY: Facial Recognition Can Help Dairymen Monitor Herd

February 08, 2018

I first heard about facial recognition research in the barn last May while I was at the One: Alltech Ideas Conference in Lexington, Kentucky. By using this visual imaging analysis, you can ID where, how and what an individual cow eats. You…

Alltech: Technology Brings New Roles, Transparency to the Feed Industry

FEED NAVIGATOR: Alltech: Technology Brings New Roles, Transparency to the Feed Industry

February 08, 2018

Blockchain, senor technology and artificial intelligence are some of the technological innovations that bring the promise of change to the feed and animal production industries, says Aidan Connolly, chief innovation officer with Alltech…

9 Disruptive Technologies Coming to the Poultry Industry

WATT: 9 Disruptive Technologies Coming to the Poultry Industry

February 07, 2018

Disruption of long established business models is the definitive trend in the recent history of the global economy. The poultry industry, along with the rest of international agriculture, may be the next field to be shaken by disruptive…

Five Mineral Myths Busted

AGWIRED: Five Mineral Myths Busted

February 06, 2018

Alltech did some myth busting at the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) Cattle Industry Convention & Trade Show with regards to the latest strategies and newest technologies in trace mineral supplementation. A panel…

PROGRESSIVE DAIRYMAN: High Levels of Mycotoxins in 2017 Corn Silage Analysis

February 06, 2018

The 2017 growing season was challenging across the U.S. Growers in different regions experienced varied weather conditions that could not only reduce yield, but could also increase plant stress and lead to challenges with mycotoxins. Click…

Alltech's Global Feed Survey Sees Broiler Feed Surpass Pig Feed for First Time

FEEDINFO: Alltech's Global Feed Survey Sees Broiler Feed Surpass Pig Feed for First Time

January 26, 2018

Global production of broiler feed at last surpassed that of pig feed in 2017, representing 28% and 27% of total feed production respectively last year, according to Alltech's latest global feed survey, the results of which were released…

Survey: World Feed Production in Excess of 1 Billion Metric Tons

FARM FORUM: Survey: World Feed Production in Excess of 1 Billion Metric Tons

January 26, 2018

The 2018 Alltech Global Feed Survey estimates that international feed tonnage has exceeded 1 billion metric tons for the second consecutive year, with a total of 1.07 billion metric tons of feed produced in 2017. The growth seen in 2017…

Alltech: Global Feed Production Continues Past 1bn Ton Mark

FEED NAVIGATOR: Alltech: Global Feed Production Continues Past 1bn Ton Mark

January 26, 2018

The Kentucky-based feed additive company released the results of its seventh annual global feed survey on Thursday. The data used to generate the report came from visits to more than 30,000 feed mills in 144 countries. Click here to view…