Alltech Helping Growers Meet Goals

Lizzy Schultz

Alltech Crop Science was working hard during the 2016 Commodity Classic, talking with growers about new ways to help them raise their bottom line during the tough growing season and sharing their latest yield-boosting technologies with attendees. “With commodity prices down, we have got to increase yield to make sure growers are making money at the end of the season,” …

Ag Group, Alltech, Audio, economics, Health, Markets

Alltech Focused on International Dairy Growth

Lizzy Schultz

The incredible growth of India’s dairy industry was a hot topic of discussion for Alltech at the 2016 Australian Dairy Conference, where speakers from around the globe gathered to share encouragement and ideas about the dairy field. Matthew Smith, Alltech vice president of Asia-Pacific, shared his experience working in this and other emerging markets at the conference. “As a nation, …

Ag Group, Alltech, Dairy, International

Alltech Focuses on Getting Pigs Off to Good Start

Jamie Johansen

During the American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) conference in New Orleans, U.S. Swine Business Leader for Alltech, Russell Gilliam, spoke with Chuck about their products for the swine industry. Getting pigs off to a good start while keeping in mind stresses in weaning is the main priority for the Alltech swine team. Gilliam said, “We work with customers to …

AASV, Agribusiness, Alltech, Audio, Nutrition, Swine

IFM Lab Characterizes Four U.S. Dairy Diet Profiles

Joanna Schroeder

The Alltech’s In Vitro Fermentation Model (IFM) laboratory located in Brookings, South Dakota has characterized four regional U.S. diary diet profiles after analyzing more than 1,500 feed samples. IFM is a diagnostic tool used to evaluate and troubleshoot total mixed rations (TMR) to achieve optimal rumen fermentation and utilization of feed. Using standardized rumen fluid and a buffer system to …

Alltech, Dairy, Feed

Alltech Enhances KnowMycotoxins.com

Jamie Johansen

Following farmer feedback and several months of development and testing, the Alltech Mycotoxin Management program has re-launched an updated version of the website, Knowmycotoxins.com. “We redesigned the site to be a useful tool for farmers, nutritionists and industry experts alike. The site is now rich with resources for all species and is mobile-friendly to suite the field-based lifestyle of many …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Feed, Nutrition

Australian Dairy Farmers Visit China

Lizzy Schultz

A group of Australian dairy farmers and consultants recently travelled to Northeast China to see firsthand what Chinese farmers are doing to drive growth as consumption of Chinese dairy products have begun to soar, with production and consumption of dairy products averaging a 12.8 percent annual growth rate since 2000. The group visited a world-class training center, the Nestlé Dairy …

Ag Group, Alltech, Dairy, International

Ridley Block Operations Expands Production

Jamie Johansen

Ridley Block Operations (“RBO”), a division of Ridley Inc., an Alltech company, has expanded its livestock feed supplement low moisture block (LMB) manufacturing. LMB manufacturing in addition to RBO’s existing blocks, tubs and mineral supplements will now be available out of Flemingsburg, Kentucky. “The new Flemingsburg facility will help reduce freight costs for RBO customers and improve RBO’s ability to …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Feed, Livestock, Nutrition

Alltech ONE Symposium Promises to Inspire

Lizzy Schultz

Last year, Alltech’s Rebelation symposium offered the industry an unprecedented opportunity for global collaboration by hosting programs, discussions, and information sessions with some of the worlds greatest innovators. This year’s symposium is called ONE, and it promises to be even more unforgettable. ONE is a forum, hosted by Alltech, for industry professionals to discuss world-changing ideas with other industry leaders …

Ag Group, Alltech, Audio, Events, Industry News, International, Marketing

Alltech Continues Supporting Ag Journalism

Lizzy Schultz

The IFAJ-Alltech Young Leaders in Agricultural Journalism Award has been able to reach young journalists across the globe, and this international impact will be extended in 2016, thanks to changes in the federation’s constitution and renewed support from key sponsor Alltech. The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) accepted eight new guilds for membership at its annual congress in New …

Ag Group, Alltech, award, Communications, International, Youth

Five Years of Alltech’s Global Feed Survey

Lizzy Schultz

Alltech has released the data from its 5th consecutive Global Feed Survey, an annual report that outlines an estimate of the world’s feed tonnage and trends to date. The survey contains data from 131 countries around the world, and is intended to serve as an industry resource for the coming year. “The UN came to us five years ago and …

Ag Group, Alltech, Audio, Feed, International, IPPE