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  • Sep 17, 2015
    press release

    CBS Inc. expands NutraMix availability for harvest time

    Canadian Bio-Systems Inc. has once again expanded the availability of its feed quality product, NutraMix, for harvest time, as a means to provide the industry with an important safeguard to ensure high quality livestock feed....More
  • Sep 11, 2015

    Do consumers want 'never-ever' antibiotic policies?

    Survey shows that consumers do not agree with a "never-ever" animal antibiotic policy as claimed by retailers....More
  • Sep 4, 2015

    Full circle of pork

    People attending state fairs can reconnect with a possible agriculture past, or perhaps get connected to where their food originates....More
  • Sep 2, 2015
    press release

    Diamond V patent-pending reduction of foodborne pathogens

    Diamond V announces the patent-pending use of Diamond V Original XPC as a “method for foodborne pathogen reduction in livestock.” Feeding all-natural Original XPC as recommended during food animal production helps reduce the prevalence and numbers of Salmonella and Campylobacter in the animal, production environment and food processing plant, as described in the pending patent and supported by numerous scientific studies. Reducing these pathogens pre-harvest can improve food safety....More
  • Aug 31, 2015
    press release

    Weight determines ileal protein digestibility in pigs

    A recent meta-analysis by Drs. J. A. Almeida and Hans H....More
  • Aug 17, 2015
    press release

    TechMix enhances Blue2 for better hydration

    Proper hydration is critical for health and performance of all livestock - and now Blue2, by TechMix, has been reformulated to help hydrate even better. Blue2 is a Nutrient Dense Liquid that contains energy, electrolytes, and acidification. Recent laboratory screening tests verified that by boosting critical ingredient levels in Blue2, TechMix was able to enhance the osmolality of drinking water when Blue2 was added....More
  • Aug 4, 2015
    press release

    3 ways to keep pigs hydrated

    When moved to the weaning facility, one of the first things a pig should do is look for water and take a drink. Unfortunately, the stress of movement, new surroundings and new pen mates can delay adequate hydration. Without prevention or support, this dehydration can delay performance and cause significant setbacks in young pigs....More
  • Jul 9, 2015
    press release

    New options unveiled to unlock full power of canola meal

    A new era of opportunity has emerged for Canadian canola meal as a premium, highly sought feed ingredient across livestock sectors around the world. One of the keys to unlock its full potential lies in groundbreaking scientific advances to understand and capture the hidden nutritive power of dietary fiber, says Bogdan Slominski of the University of Manitoba, a featured speaker at the International Rapeseed Congress, July 5-9 in Saskatoon....More
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