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FEED NAVIGATOR: Alltech: Challenges, technology may alter regional feed production

March 01, 2019

Logistics, disease, changing technology and feed conversion may have a role to play in altering what kinds of feeds are generated in which countries, says Alltech CEO. Click here to read the full article. 

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FEED NAVIGATOR: AgTech may boost feed traceability, improve ration formulation

February 21, 2019

Sensors, AI or predictive processing and blockchain have been touted as some of the technologies set to revolutionize the feed and animal production industries. An industry expert gave IPPE trade show attendees the low-down on some of…

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DAIRY HERD MANAGEMENT: The Crossroads Between Nutrition and Genetics

February 21, 2019

YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT “What an animal eats can impact how genes are expressed,” says Amanda Gehman, research project manager with Alltech. “So the genes and genetic code dictates the potential for an animal, then the feed the animal gets…

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FEED NAVIGATOR: Feed waste reduction initiative in UK dairy farms

February 13, 2019

Alltech is on a mission to help more than half of the U.K.’s ruminant farms reduce their total feed losses within three years. With better insight into key areas of current wastage, U.K. dairy farmers can make more informed decisions,…

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GRAINEWS: Keenan now direct selling MechFiber line of processors into Canada

February 07, 2019

Over the past few years, some European manufacturers have established themselves in the North American market through a direct-from-the-factory retail sales model. Irish livestock feeding equipment manufacturer Keenan has recently joined…

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PROGRESSIVE DAIRYMAN: Organic trace mineral nutrition: Success across all stages of life…

February 07, 2019

The trace mineral requirements of dairy animals is a topic that continues to receive a great deal of attention, and rightfully so. Although trace minerals comprise less than 0.01 percent of the total mass of an organism, they are essential…

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AGFUNDER: From Lab-Grown Meat to Blockchain, Alltech Accelerator Selects 10 Global Startups a…

February 05, 2019

With more than 250 applications from 53 countries, The Pearse Lyons Accelerator, which is now in its third year, continues to attract some of the top AgTech startups from around the world. Click here to read the full article. 

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FEED NAVIGATOR: Survey: Decline in pig feed output in Asia-Pacific

February 04, 2019

Global pig feed production saw an increase of about 1% in 2018, finds an annual review of animal feed industry metrics. Click here to read the full article. 

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PROGRESSIVE CATTLEMAN: Creating a healthy start is essential for calf health

February 01, 2019

Immunity for the cow, herd and calf, combined with rumen health and lower stress, are the factors that build a calf's solid foundation. Click here to read the full article. 

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MILLING AND GRAIN: Alltech Global Feed Survey

January 30, 2019

The 2019 Alltech Global Feed Survey, estimates that international feed tonnage has increased by a strong 3 percent to 1.103 billion metric tons of feed produced in 2018, exceeding 1 billion metric tons for the third consecutive year.…