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  • Jan 19, 2016
    press release

    New year, new innovations for livestock feed

    Feed innovations are set to tackle the sustainability file in 2016, as a changed regulatory landscape and broad swath of fresh advancements take hold for pigs, poultry and ruminants. The innovations cover efficiency, profitability, environmental footprint, animal health and welfare, and more.   The wave of modernization is propelled by new science, says Rob Patterson, Technical Director for Canadian Bio-Systems Inc. (CBS Inc.), which researches, develops and manufactures a range of new bio-based livestock feed supplements....More
  • Jan 13, 2016
    press release

    NutriQuest names new nutritionist

    Josh Flohr, Ph.D., has joined NutriQuest as a nutritionist serving the Midwest region. He will be responsible for assisting clients in enhancing and maintaining nutrition programs for their swine herds with the goal of helping them accomplish their production objectives....More
  • Jan 12, 2016
    blog

    Fighting the elements for the love of hogs

    Today's hog producers raise their pigs in modern confinement facilities because they care for their livestock, rather than exposing them to the harsh elements of an Upper Midwest winter....More
  • Jan 12, 2016
    press release

    Capturing renewable natural gas for the pork industry

    A Missouri project, believed to be the largest and most comprehensive livestock manure-to-energy of its type in the world, is currently under way. The project efficiently treats waste from approximately 2 million hogs. The farms are being covered by Industrial & Environmental Concepts, a designer and installer of cover systems for wastewater lagoons and tanks. Roeslein Alternative Energy of St. Louis selected IEC to provide the gas collection cover systems to dozens of hog lagoons in northern Missouri....More
  • Jan 11, 2016
    press release

    New indication approved for Pulmotil AC

    ​Pulmotil AC is also approved for control of swine respiratory disease in the presence of Pasteurella multocida and Haemophilus parasuis in groups of swine in buildings where a respiratory disease outbreak is diagnosed. Swine veterinarians can begin prescribing Pulmotil AC for this new indication immediately....More
  • Jan 11, 2016
    press release

    Osborne unveils new website

    Osborne Industries Inc.’s new website is designed to provide the ultimate user-friendly experience, with easy-to-use navigation and improved functionality throughout. The company, which specializes in the design and development of advanced livestock systems, hopes the new site will further elevate their online presence. With improved user experience and increased functionality, the new site allows access to the company’s product line and technical services that provide the safest and most efficient solutions for the professional farmer....More
  • Jan 8, 2016
    blog

    Dietary guidelines are just that, guidelines

    The 2015 Dietary Guidelines were released just in time to help people with New Year's resolutions of healthy living. Keep in mind they are merely guidelines....More
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