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INTRAFISH: Alltech Coppens seeing 'big opportunities' in RAS salmon smolt feed

September 12, 2018

Animal nutrition company Alltech Coppens continues to increase its footprint in the global aquaculture industry with projects that go beyond studies traditionally carried out by the firm, including the emerging land-based salmon farming…

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PROGRESSIVE DAIRYMAN: The future of your herd will be determined before the calf is born

September 11, 2018

As a dairy producer, ensuring your calves have the best start to life begins before the calf is born. The care and nutrition you provide the cow while its calf is in utero can set that calf up for life.

Pig Progress

PIG PROGRESS: A balanced approach in sow and piglet diets

September 07, 2018

Correct feed and correct feed ingredients help both sows and piglets perform better. If in diets, everything is neatly balanced, both in sow as well as in piglet nutrition, it will result in more uniform litters and fewer days to slaughter…


AGRILAND: Ten steps to reach finishing weight faster

September 06, 2018

Many people will remember 2018 as a year of extreme weather challenges, including an extended winter and a very dry summer. As a result of these abnormal events, many people are facing issues regarding forage supply, and those fortunate…


INTERNATIONAL AQUAFEED: Seven insights from Alltech’s 7th Global Feed Survey

September 02, 2018

Aquaculture trends tend to be amongst the most anticipated by the agricultural trade media. This is presumably because of the strong growth of farmed fish over the past 10 years and the degree to which aquaculture is replacing wild fishing…

Feed Strategy

FEED STRATEGY: 2018 Dairy Outlook: Feed volumes hinge on trade, consumers

September 01, 2018

Volatility, milk surpluses, plant-based dairy alternatives and climate change will impact dairy feed production over the next 12 months.  Alltech’s chief innovation officer Aidan Connolly suggests China may permanently replace its U.S.…


WATT: How mycotoxins in feed affect livestock health

August 22, 2018

There are many types of mycotoxins, and each one affects poultry and livestock in different ways. Some species are more susceptible to certain mycotoxins than others, and some toxins, such as aflatoxins and Type A trichothecenes, can even…


WATT: Mycotoxins, molds in crops: Ideal growing conditions

August 22, 2018

Mycotoxins can develop in crops throughout the growing season and must be monitored during harvest and at the feed mill. Mycotoxins are caused by molds, and one kind of mold can cause several kinds of mycotoxins. Animals and humans can…

IDA Ireland

IDA IRELAND: Smart, Connected Technologies in Dairy Industry the Key to Feeding Future Populations…

August 17, 2018

Milk is a fragile substance, thus preserving its quality from the moment it comes out of the cow until it is processed has always been a challenge and a permanent concern.  As noted by Aidan Connolly, chief innovation officer at Kentucky-…

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MALAWI BROADCASTING CORPORATION: Mechanising dairy farming; can Malawi transform and reap th…

August 17, 2018

The average dairy farmer in the Netherlands rears 100 cows and uses robots for milking. Den Boers, a farmer in Vaartweg, started incorporating Alltech products into his farming practice in 2017, since then his farm and has managed to…