Hubbard Feeds & Exmark This is Life Sweepstakes

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A zero-turn mower would be a fantastic prize don’t you think? Exmark is teamed up with Hubbard Feeds to give away three of them! Exmark today announced a joint promotion with leading animal nutrition company, HubbardFeeds Inc. The companies are teaming up to give away three top-of-the-line Exmark zero-turn mowers away in the Hubbard Life ‘This is the Life’ Sweepstakes. …

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WATT Global Media’s Feed Pelleting Reference Guide

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In cooperation with Kansas State University, WATT Global Media announces its exclusive Feed Pelleting Reference Guide. This comprehensive, free resource is easily downloadable and specifically for the worldwide animal feed industry. The Feed Pelleting Reference Guide provides detailed information, illustrations and charts on all aspects of feed pelleting. The first two sections of the guide, featuring Introduction to Feed Pelleting …

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House Bill Blocking Changes in FDA Feed Regulation

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According to Jim Mulhern, President and CEO of the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF), the organization supports the legislation introduced to stop the FDA from making it harder to use beer by-products in animal feed. “We need to keep the brew in the moo on our farms, and this legislation is a signal that the FDA needs to rethink the …

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Alltech Feed Survey Reports Slight Increase

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Results from the 2014 Global Feed Tonnage Survey released by Alltech revealed a one percent increase in feed production, with global feed tonnage reporting in at 963 million metric tons, up from 954 million metric tons last year. Alltech assessed the compound feed production of 130 countries in Dec. 2013 through information obtained in partnership with local feed associations and …

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Feed-O-Meter Feeding Behavior Monitoring System

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ANIMART, Inc. announces the recent addition of Feed-O-Meter™ to the Track a))) Cow™ electronic heat detection system. Feed-O-Meter™ creates a 10-day behavior history measuring feeding behavior including visits to and total amount of time spent at the feed bunk. Deviation from the 10 day average can indicate health problems and animals that may need additional care. This system can also …

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Rally Dairy Feed Results

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Purina Animal Nutrition introduces new research data on Rally® Dairy Feed that shows milk production benefits during heat stress. As a nutritional heat stress abatement measure, patented Rally® feed technology allows the delivery of more glucose and energy to cows than a typical diet when intakes are challenged and she needs it the most. Research highlights that Rally® Dairy Feed, …

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Ingredients for Success on a Dairy Farm

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To kickoff Global 500′s first dairy breakout session last week, Alltech brought to the stage Charlie Moore, a consulting nutritionist specializing in ruminants. He probably traveled the farthest to get to Lexington, Ky. as he calls South Africa home. Graduating from Stellenbosch University with a B.S. in Animal Science and Agronomy, he is currently a registered professional animal scientist. He …

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Thanksgiving Meal Cost Flat, But Dairy Portion Drops

John Davis Leave a Comment

It might cost you about the same to gobble up your Thanksgiving Day turkey dinner this year as it did last year, but while shoppers will be happy, dairy producers might not be so thankful. “Our meal for 10 people that includes a 16-pound turkey, mashed potatoes, cranberries, relish tray, pumpkin pie… the whole nine yards… this year we think …

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John Deere Introduces New Round Balers

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Building on the reliability and popularity of its 8 Series Round Balers, John Deere introduced 12 new models of its 9 Series Round Balers for 2013 during the recent Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa. Laura Cobb, senior marketing representative at John Deere Ottumwa Works, said producers liked what they saw at the show. “They’re really liking the new technology …

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Soy Bean Pearl Could Increase Profits

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For the first time in history, bypass soybean meal has been successfully fortified with a rumen-protected amino acid (lysine). This historic formulation can improve a dairy producer’s income over feed cost and efficiency and improve milk production because lysine is a limiting amino acid for milk production in high-producing dairy cows. As a result of this formulation, Grain States Soya …

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