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AGWIRED: Alltech Focused on Fish Nutrition, Sustainability

June 01, 2018

Scientists in the field of aquaculture are working to produce a premium product sustainably, and nutrition is a key part of that goal. At ONE 18: The Alltech Ideas Conference, Dr. Philip Lyons shared some challenges and successes of the…

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PORK: Know your prosumer

June 01, 2018

This demographic is changing the way food is grown, processed and provided. "Prosumer is a term to describe consumers who actively become involved with the design, production and delivery of the goods and services that they consume," says…

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ALL ABOUT FEED: Mycotoxins in pigs: Impacts on health and production costs

June 01, 2018

Mycotoxins cause a variety of symptoms in pigs, and their effects may have long-term impacts on pig performance and health. Adding a mycotoxin binder can prevent estimated losses in daily gain and feed conversion ratio. Click here to view…

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FEED NAVIGATOR: Denmark sees progress in R&D on zinc alternatives in pig feed

May 31, 2018

Sow diets, digestible protein, fiber and feed additives are all being considered as elements in the effort to end the use of zinc oxide in piglet feed in Denmark, says expert. Click here to view the full article. 

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AGWIRED: Poultry Researchers Tackle Woody Breast Syndrome

May 31, 2018

A growing problem for the poultry industry is woody breast syndrome, a muscle myopathy that affects the most popular cut of poultry. While it doesn’t pose any harm to the consumer or the bird, it results in a product that is not palatable…

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AGWIRED: Bytes: Tech That Feeds Us

May 30, 2018

KEENAN CEO Robert Walker explored the future of technology and data as it relates to agriculture and the food chain at ONE 18: The Alltech Ideas Conference. Click here to view the full article. 

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POULTRY WORLD: Alltech honours Dr Pearse Lyons

May 30, 2018

His vision was to improve global agriculture and so he did with passion and tremendous entrepreneurship. Dr Pearse Lyons was at the heart of the Alltech Ideas Conference starting as a humble symposium 34 years ago and growing year after…

Dairy News

DAIRY NEWS: 26% global milk production increase needed

May 30, 2018

Global milk production will need to increase by 26% in the next decade to meet expected consumer requirements, according to Torsten Hemme, the managing director of the IFCN Dairy Research Centre in Germany. Click here to view the full…

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AGDAILY: Farm Babe: Catch a glimpse into the future of food with these ag startups

May 29, 2018

I recently attended the 34th annual Alltech ONE conference, and as usual, it didn’t disappoint. One of my favorite aspects of the conference is the time where they discuss the new startup organizations in agriculture. Click here to view…

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HIGH PLAINS JOURNAL: Pearse Lyons leaves real legacy

May 28, 2018

Without question, Pearse built a team that turned a small business that started with a $10,000 investment into a global powerhouse with over 6,000 employees on every corner of the planet. But as the first celebration of innovation comes to…