Dairy & Beef Issues Addressed At Upcoming Global 500

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In just two and a half weeks Lexington, Kentucky will once again open it’s doors to dairy farmers and beef producers from across the world. These agriculturalists are coming together for Alltech’s Global 500. The Alltech community offers an opportunity to find answers to your questions. What are the modern challenges of animal production? Where to invest? How to target …

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Alltech’s Global 500 Is Right Around The Corner

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Ruminating on the future of beef and dairy farming will be the topic of discussion at Alltech’s 5th Annual Global 500. The event will feature industry experts who will address the changing future of the dairy and beef industries. Last year’s event was a success with 700 attendees and they are expecting over 1000 this December 4-6 in Lexington, Ky. …

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Alltech Offers Virtual Dairy Tour at World Ag Expo

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Visitors to World Ag Expo in Tulare, California next week can tour a dairy farm without ever leaving the show. Alltech is offering the opportunity for a virtual farm tour highlighting the Tony DeGroot Dairy of Hanford, Calif. The focus topic will be the farm’s nutrition management, including their use of DEMPTM. The virtual tour will take place in the …

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Alltech’s Global 500 Conference a Success

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Alltech’s Global 500 conference saw nearly 700 dairy and beef producers from 32 countries! President and founder of Alltech, Dr. Pearse Lyons opened the conference with his “Eight Big Ideas” for the dairy and beef industries: Efficiency: the cow is a fermentor, it is designed for fiber, we can increase efficiency and feed fiber. Green house gases: We cannot stick …

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Alltech Global 500 Kicks Off Next Week

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Coming up next week in Lexington, Kentucky is an event that dairy and beef producers should not miss. Since 2008, more than 800 of world’s most progressive dairy and beef producers have convened for the Alltech Global 500 to network and discuss the most relevant and challenging topics in the industry. This year, the Global 500 explores the future landscape …

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Sustainability A Key For Alltech And Dairy Farmers

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During World Dairy Expo at the Alltech reception I ran into Steve Maddox again. Steve is a dairy farmer from California and Alltech customer. Alltech’s theme for Expo is “Who cares about production in your dairy herd? Alltech DOES!” Steve says they accomplish that by “taking a total approach socially and otherwise on the way they’re approaching it.” He encourages …

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Alltech Shows They Care

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Alltech held their annual World Dairy Expo reception last night and Kentucky Ale was the star once again! A lot of happy customers showed up including Chris Sorenson, United Cooperative dairy nutritionist and calf/heifer specialist. I visited with him just as the fun got started. The theme here at Expo for Alltech is, “Who cares about production in your dairy …

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Share a Photo with Alltech

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If you happen to stop by the Alltech booth (#3204) at World Dairy Expo, make sure you take a photo of yourself and post it on their Facebook page (facebook.com/AlltechNaturally). It could win you a new iPad! If you can’t make it by the booth, or you’re not even at expo, just post a photo of your cow on the …

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Alltech’s Brave New World

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“A Brave New World” is the theme of the Alltech’s 2011 Global 500. The company will explore the dairy and beef industries’ future landscape and provide a rare opportunity for global colleagues and friends to engage in open discussion on critical topics such as sustainable strategies and practices that can be implemented now and in the future. Join Alltech on …

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Modern Dairy Carbon Footprint Keeps Shrinking

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Dr. Jude Capper, Washington State University, Assistant Professor of Dairy Sciences (pictured on the left) is a myth buster. At the Alltech International Symposium she took on the myths about the carbon footprint of modern dairy production. Her presentation was titled, “Managing the media myth: What is the truth behind the carbon footprint of modern dairy production? Things you should …

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