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Celebrating 50 Years With the Industry’s Only In-feed Estrus Suppressor

Podcast with managing nutritionist Gary Sides, PhD, looks back on five decades with MGA®   The year was 1968 when MGA® — the cattle industry’s only in-feed estrus (heat) suppressor — came to market. Back then, one gallon of gasoline was $0.34. For $20, producers…

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Enhanced HD 50K for Angus Available from Zoetis

New advanced genotyping platform developed in partnership with Angus Genetics, Inc.  PARSIPPANY, N.J. (June 22, 2018)—Zoetis has introduced HD 50K™ for Angus, built on a new, enhanced genotyping platform developed in partnership with Angus Genetics, Inc. (AGI), representing the latest innovation in genomic technologies. Genetic testing results from HD…

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New ADM Animal Nutrition™ Facility Uses Industry-Leading Technology to Meet Customer Needs for Livestock Feed

DECATUR, Ill., June 18, 2018—Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today celebrated the opening of its new, high-tech feed facility in Columbus, Nebraska. “Earlier this spring, we opened our new pet food premix facility in Effingham, Illinois. Today, we’re celebrating another new, state-of-the-art ADM…

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Featherlite’s newest enhancements to its livestock trailers offer more strength and durability

CRESCO, Iowa/June 20, 2018 — A fresh, distinctive trailer design awaits livestock owners with the introduction of Featherlite’s newly enhanced Featherlite livestock trailers, which are available now on dealership lots.  “The new side panel design adds even more strength and durability to our already…

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How to Control Insects on Livestock Naturally

(SAINT JOSEPH, Mo., June 18, 2018) The smallest of creatures tend to be the biggest pests around livestock. The warmer days and hot weather brings out the worst of the flies and other insects each year, and livestock producers continually look for alternative forms of insect…

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