Sustainable Innovation on Dairy Farms

Jamie Johansen Leave a Comment

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 Leave a Comment

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

Energy-Sparing Enzyme Featured at Symposium

Kelly Marshall

With the contrasting need for feeding a global population and the increasing regulations on antibiotic use, the European Symposium on Poultry Nutrition  featured studies on an “energy-sparing” feed enzyme.  The 20th annual symposium, held last month, recognized Elanco Animal Health’s Hemicell, an enzyme that reduces Feed Induced Immune Response (FIIR). “Elanco recognizes feed enzymes are vital to the world’s food …

Elanco, Nutrition

HATCH Extension Following Donation of 100K+ Eggs

Jamie Johansen

HATCH, which is providing a new way consumers, food stores and farmers can work together to make eggs available to undernourished people, will extend its program with The Kroger Co. and Rose Acre Farms through 2015. This announcement was made after successfully providing 100,039 eggs to more than 8,000 families in Indiana during a 10-week pilot program. “HATCH is becoming …

Ag Group, Eggs, Elanco, Food