Elanco Receives Grant From Gates Foundation

Lizzy Schultz

Elanco Animal Health has received a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to provide sustainable development solutions to address food insecurity in East African countries. Elanco will work to improve animal health and productivity in dairy herds and poultry flocks for smallholder farms in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. The $2.86 million grant will help Elanco enable the registration …

Agribusiness, Animal Health, Elanco, International, Veterinary

Elanco Awards Poultry Memorial Scholarships

Jamie Johansen

Elanco Animal Health in collaboration with the American Association of Avian Pathologists (AAAP) Foundation, awarded two scholarships to students pursuing degrees in poultry science and veterinary medicine through the Elanco Memorial Scholarships which honors the memory of past Elanco poultry veterinarians and scientists by supporting learning opportunities for future generations. “We are proud to honor the memories of Dr. Samantha …

Agribusiness, Education, Elanco, Poultry, scholarship, Veterinary

Sustainable Innovation on Dairy Farms

Jamie Johansen

Elanco Animal Health’s seminar at the Central Plains Dairy Expo highlighted the role of innovation in the dairy industry. Dr. Roger Cady, Global Sustainability Lead, Scientific Affairs & Policy for Elanco talked about the positive impact of innovation on the I-29 Dairy Corridor which includes Nebraska, Iowa, Minnesota and South Dakota. “Producers along the I-29 Corridor are recognized as leaders …

Agribusiness, Audio, Dairy, dairy farming, Elanco, energy, environment, Livestock, sustainability

Elanco Hosts Seminar On Dairy Industry Innovation

Lizzy Schultz

Elanco Animal Health held a seminar last month in conjunction with the Central Plains Dairy Expo in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to highlight the role of innovation in the dairy industry. Elanco experts offered insight about the full costs of transition disease in the dairy industry and the impact of sustainability and innovation along the I-29 Dairy Corridor in Nebraska, …

Animal Health, Dairy, Elanco, sustainability

Elanco Joins AgTech Accelerator As Syndicate Investor

Kelly Marshall

AgTech Accelerator is a unique startup accelerator vehicle with a goal of developing emerging agricultural technology companies.  Today they’ve announced they’ll be able to further their goal with the addition of $8.5 million in financing.  This funding brings the company’s total capital to $20 million, thanks to Elanco, a leader in animal health and food production.  Other investors include Bayer, …

Agribusiness, Elanco

Elanco Offers Insight at #ExEx16

Lizzy Schultz

One of the speakers during the general session of the 2016 Export Exchange this week was Todd Armstrong, Senior Director of Global Market Access at Elanco Animal Health, who gave a discussion about balancing customer expectations with the realities of a growing population. Armstrong discussed some of the major challenges facing food producers today, such as the population growth, technology …

Agribusiness, Animal Health, Audio, Communications, consumer, Elanco, ethanol, Export, Grain

Elanco Releases New In-Feed Antibiotic

Lizzy Schultz

Necrotic enteritis is a serious and constant threat to the health and welfare of poultry flocks, and Elanco Animal Health recently introduced Inteprity, an in-feed antibiotic developed for the prevention of mortality caused by necrotic enteritis associated with Clostridium perfringens in broiler chickens. Inteprity is the first of its kind, with technology that is able to support bird health and …

Ag Group, Animal Health, Antibiotics, Chicken, Elanco, Health, Poultry

Elanco Study Releases Bacterial Enteritis Trends

Lizzy Schultz

A new survey by Elanco Animal Health has revealed several important trends related to bacterial enteritis, a serious, constant threat in poultry flocks, with new information regarding including prevalence, producer attitudes and best management practices. The 2015 results of the Bacterial Enteritis Global Impact Assessment (BEGIA), conducted by Elanco every five years since 2000 to help monitor this deadly disease …

Ag Group, Animal Health, Antibiotics, Elanco, Poultry

Results from Elanco Dairy Producer Survey

Jamie Johansen

Elanco Animal Health conducted a survey over the course of the last two months to gauge awareness, knowledge and understanding of immune suppression during calving periods and identify topics of concern in dairy healthcare. The survey results showed U.S. dairy producers are acutely aware of the consequences of immune suppression, and 59 percent of survey respondents rate mastitis as the …

Agribusiness, Animal Health, Dairy, Elanco, Mastitis

European Animal Health Investment Forum

Jamie Johansen

Make plans to attend the European Animal Health Investment Forum taking place in London, February 10-11, 2016 as the latest innovations for livestock and companion animal health are showcased. Chaired by Clinton Lewis, Zoetis, this exciting event gathers animal health industry veterans with emerging companies for a networking forum dedicated to business partnerships. Paired with an evening networking reception dedicated …

Animal Health, Elanco, Events, Zoetis