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MANITOBA CO-OPERATOR: New technology allows more sustainable aquaculture

August 14, 2018

Many are familiar with farmed salmon, catfish or tilapia. But there are many more potential species, says a research scientist at an aquaculture facility here. “When you compare fish farming to terrestrial farming we have thousands of…

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THE SMART CITY NEWS: Smart, Connected Technologies in Dairy Industry the Key to Feeding Future P…

August 14, 2018

Aidan Connolly, chief innovation officer at Kentucky-based Alltech, a world leader in animal health and nutrition believes that more than any other technological advancement, sensors can fill in the data gap in dairy farming, particularly…

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PROGRESSIVE DAIRYMAN: A year-round approach to silage management

August 06, 2018

From growing, storing and feeding, silage is a big investment of time and money for producers, year after year. Up to 60 percent of the average farm’s expenses are feed-related. Click here to read the full article. 

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PROGRESSIVE DAIRYMAN: Optimize dairy cow fertility through nutrition

August 06, 2018

A successful breeding program starts with good, early lactation nutritional management. Getting cows off to the best possible start in early lactation is critical on every dairy farm. Click here to read the full article. 

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AGRILAND - How much can Ireland expect to benefit from China’s growing taste for beef?

August 06, 2018

Speaking at ONE18, IIan Lahiffe said factors such as the Xi era, Chinese consumer’s evolving relationships with beef and the evolution of ‘new retail’ would all play a role in the future of beef imports. Click here to read the full…

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REAL AGRICULTURE: Keenan moves to a horizontal design for its mixer wagon

August 03, 2018

Keenan Alltech is going in a different direction with mixer wagons, literally. The company is gong horizontal rather than vertical with its mixer. Field editor Dale Leftwich was at Ag in Motion last month and got a chance to talk to…

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MANITOBA CO-OPERATOR: Losing one quota means gaining another

August 03, 2018

Dutch dairy farmers are now free to produce all the milk they want — if they buy quota to produce more phosphate. According to statistics provided by Dirk Roelants, a sales rep with Alltech, it is estimated that 800 to 1,000 farmers will…

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FeedInfo: The Future of Alltech, as Seen By New President Dr. Mark Lyons – Part 2

August 03, 2018

Further to yesterday’s focus on Alltech’s culture and the legacy of Dr. Pearse Lyons, in Part 2 today we highlight the discussion we had with current Alltech President Dr. Mark Lyons about Alltech’s business priorities and what’s in store…

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FeedInfo: The Future of Alltech, as Seen By New President Dr. Mark Lyons – Part 1

August 02, 2018

At the May 2018 edition of the ONE Conference, Dr. Mark Lyons, 41 made his public debut as the new Alltech President. Mark stepped up on stage, knowing fully well that everyone was watching him, sizing him up and comparing him to his…

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PROGRESSIVE CATTLEMAN: What World War II taught us about feeding cattle

August 01, 2018

Programmed nutrition is another way to bring positive change to livestock production without changing gene sequences by breeding or other artificial means. Click here to read the full article.