The Hidden Killer Mycotoxin

Jamie JohansenAgribusiness, Alltech, Alltech Global 500, Audio, Events, Research

What do we do when two-thirds of all grains are contaminated with mycotoxins? This question was answered at Alltech’s recent Global 500. Dairy and beef producers from across the world came together to hear from experts and share advice with each other. Andrew Linscott, ruminant specialist for Alltech United Kingdom, talked with dairy producers about the hidden killer hitting dairies … Read More

Ingredients for Success on a Dairy Farm

Jamie JohansenAlltech, Alltech Global 500, Audio, Feed, International

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 … Read More

Alltech's Dairy Heroes Featured at Global 500

Jamie JohansenAlltech, Alltech Global 500, Audio, Education

During the opening remarks from Dr. Pease Lyons at the 2012 Global 500, he compared farmers and ranchers to heros. Such a true statement. I took the opportunity to meet one of Alltech’s Dairy Heroes featured at this year’s Global 500. Meet Carl Chaney, dairy farmer and ice cream entrepreneur. Carl’s story is inspirational. Farming is in his blood and … Read More

Dairy Producers Unite For Alltech's Global 500

Jamie JohansenAgribusiness, Alltech, Alltech Global 500, Audio, dairy farming, Education

It is just a week before Alltech’s 5th Annual Global 500 kicks off. Dairy and beef leaders from across the world will come together to share ideas and educate themselves on new and cutting edge technologies. They are expecting over 500 dairy producers to attend this year’s event. Robert Brouwer, owner of a 2,800 cow diary in New Mexico, has … Read More

Dairy & Beef Issues Addressed At Upcoming Global 500

Jamie JohansenAlltech, Alltech Global 500, Audio, Beef, Events

In just two and a half weeks Lexington, Kentucky will once again open it’s doors to dairy farmers and beef producers from across the world. These agriculturalists are coming together for Alltech’s Global 500. The Alltech community offers an opportunity to find answers to your questions. What are the modern challenges of animal production? Where to invest? How to target … Read More

Alltech's Global 500 Is Right Around The Corner

Jamie JohansenAlltech, Alltech Global 500, Beef, Education, Events

Ruminating on the future of beef and dairy farming will be the topic of discussion at Alltech’s 5th Annual Global 500. The event will feature industry experts who will address the changing future of the dairy and beef industries. Last year’s event was a success with 700 attendees and they are expecting over 1000 this December 4-6 in Lexington, Ky. … Read More

Alltech Global 500 Kicks Off Next Week

Cindy ZimmermanAlltech, Alltech Global 500, Audio

Coming up next week in Lexington, Kentucky is an event that dairy and beef producers should not miss. Since 2008, more than 800 of world’s most progressive dairy and beef producers have convened for the Alltech Global 500 to network and discuss the most relevant and challenging topics in the industry. This year, the Global 500 explores the future landscape … Read More

Alltech's Brave New World

News EditorAlltech, Alltech Global 500

“A Brave New World” is the theme of the Alltech’s 2011 Global 500. The company will explore the dairy and beef industries’ future landscape and provide a rare opportunity for global colleagues and friends to engage in open discussion on critical topics such as sustainable strategies and practices that can be implemented now and in the future. Join Alltech on … Read More

Write Down What You Wish To Achieve

Chuck ZimmermanAlltech, Alltech Global 500, Audio

Proving once again that he’s following in the foot steps of that “other” Dr. Lyons, Dr. Mark Lyons made concluding remarks in grand fashion at the Alltech Global 500. After providing an overview of Alltech innovations with Dr. Karl Dawson during the final session of the conference Mark encouraged the participants to “Think it, Ink it.” He said they should … Read More

Communicating Positives In A Crisis

Chuck ZimmermanAlltech, Alltech Global 500, Audio

Dairy farmers need to know about crisis communications just as much as any other business. Those attending the Alltech Global 500 Peter Kerr, KerrComm, address this topic and provide meaningful ideas for how to cope with it. Peter is a communications consultant and he presented a very positive message about turning a negative situation into an opportunity. He discussed how … Read More