Breakout Discussions Open International Communication

Chuck Zimmerman

After the morning sessions and lunch the Global Dairy 500 participants sit at discussion tables. These breakout sessions are very lively and interactive and on many different topics. I followed along with one led by Brent Lawrence, Alltech. Brent handles the southeast territory of Florida and Georgia. At his table were dairy farmers from the USA, Germany, Korea and the …

Alltech, Alltech Global 500, Audio, International

Tips For Making Feed Choices More Efficient

Chuck Zimmerman

To tell dairy farmers attending the Global Dairy 500 Conference what to “leave in and what to take out” was Mike Hutjens, University of Illinois. Mike is very passionate about the diary business and so enthusiastic that our translators had to get him to slow down so they could translate for our international audience. Hutjens addressed feed questions and says …

Alltech, Alltech Global 500, Animal Health, Audio, Nutrition

More Efficiency In Dairy Production

Chuck Zimmerman

Providing the first remarks on the program for the Global Dairy 500 Conference was Dr. Pearse Lyons, founder and President, Alltech. The theme of his opening remarks was to answer the question, “Is there a future for dairy in these turbulent times?” Dr. Lyons addressed the real challenges in the dairy business internationally. The Conference has attendees from all over …

Alltech, Alltech Global 500, Animal Health, Audio

Global Dairy 500 Underway

Chuck Zimmerman

The Global Dairy 500 Conference is underway here in Lexington, KY. To get you started watch this video clip prepared to set the stage for the conversation over the next couple days. Remember to follow along with Allie on the Alltech Tweets Twitter account. World Dairy Diary coverage of the Global Dairy 500 Conference is sponsored by .

Alltech, Alltech Global 500

Alltech Global Dairy 500 Conference

Chuck Zimmerman

Immediately following this week’s World Dairy Expo is the Alltech Global Dairy 500 Conference. Cindy gets to attend Expo while I get to attend the Alltech Conference. During the Conference in Lexington I’ll be conducting interviews and posting them here. “A global forum where dairy is the only topic and dairy farmers the main drivers” 2008 was a banner year …

Alltech, Alltech Global 500