Vets Turn Focus on Soil Health

Lizzy Schultz Ag Group, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Animal Health, Audio, International, Soil, Veterinary

Several international experts in animal health and nutrition were present at ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference, where their expert testimony on the solutions to the wide array of challenges facing animal production could be heard by a global audience. Prof. Johanna Fink-Gremmels, a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and expert in Veterinary Toxicology who works with the European Food Safety Authority …

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Alltech Honors Young Scientists At #ONEBigIdea

Lizzy Schultz Ag Group, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Audio, Award, Contest, Research, Science, University

The winners of 11th annual Alltech Young Scientist (AYS) Global Competition were announced during this years ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference, and the eight competition finalists were all honored on stage during a special ceremony to help close out the event. The contest attracted undergraduate and graduate agriscience students from 117 universities in 42 countries around the world. The eight …

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#ONEBigIdea That Changed The World

Lizzy Schultz Ag Group, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Award, Education, Technology

Steve Wozniak, Co-Founder and Chief Scientist of Apple Computer, Inc., addressed a packed audience at ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference, where he was the recipient of The 2016 Alltech Humanitarian Award in recognition of his dedicated support for youth education programs, as well as his work behind the creation of the Apple technologies that have revolutionized the modern world. The …

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Mitas Launches “Farmers Can” To Celebrate Farmer Ingenuity

Jamie Johansen Agribusiness, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Farm Progress Show, Social Media

With a manufacturing facility in Charles City, Iowa, Mitas understands that today’s farmers are in a constant battle to get the most out of their farms. Farmers Can is a place where farmers share ideas with other farmers. “Mitas believes in supporting the community that supports us. Our goal for Farmers Can is to enable farmers to share their ideas …

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Alltech Press Conference

Chuck Zimmerman Agribusiness, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Audio, Beef, Dairy, International

During the Alltech Global Dairy and Beef Conference this afternoon Dr. Pearse Lyons held an informal press conference. Some of the first questions asked dealt with Alltech’s future plans for growth in countries like Ukraine, Russia and Australia. He also talked about his philosophy of investing in an idea, sticking with it and watching it turn into reality and grow. …

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A French Sunset

Chuck Zimmerman Agribusiness, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef

On this Labor Day holiday some people are working. This is sunset last night from my hotel room in Deauville, France. The Alltech Global Dairy & Beef is taking place here through tomorrow and we’re very near some famous beaches. Omaha Beach is only an hour away for example. Even being just this close you can’t help but think of …

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Opening Reception for Alltech Global

Chuck Zimmerman Agribusiness, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Animal Health, Audio, Beef, Dairy

The Alltech Global Dairy & Beef Conference got underway with a very tasty reception at the Centre International Deauville. Dr. Pearse Lyons welcomed us to France and then introduced some world class music. The food here in Deauville is awesome. We had some great hamburgers at the reception. I am sure it was some local Normandy beef! But that was …

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Alltech Global Dairy & Beef Conference

Chuck Zimmerman Agribusiness, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Animal Health, International

Hello from Paris AgWired fans. I just arrived and am waiting on a shuttle to the Alltech Global Dairy & Beef in Deauville, France. This year’s event kicks off with a reception this evening (after I have a nap!). In addition to attending this event I will also be spending a day at the 2014 Normandy Alltech FEI World Equestrian …

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