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Balchem Awards Real Science Initiative Grant
Culminating search process for new applied research to benefit the dairy industry
New Hampton, New York (December 9, 2013) – Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ: BCPC), the global leader in choline and precision release nutrient technologies, today announced the recipient of its Real Science Initiative research grant. The successful proposal was submitted by Dr. Heather White (Department of Dairy Science) and Dr. Dale Schoeller (Department of Nutritional Sciences) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Their research project will investigate methyl metabolism in bovine liver and will seek to discover pioneering knowledge of the effects of methyl compounds on hepatic glucose and lipid metabolism. Read more
Mason City, Iowa – October 16, 2013 – Vi-COR is making the global introduction of Aviator, an all-natural health and performance supplement for poultry. Aviator is the result of a technical platform developed by Vi-COR that significantly affects avian performance and reduces feed costs.
“This product is ideally suited for the poultry market”, said Mark Holt, Vi-COR President. “Producers are looking for reduced feed costs and improved health in a product which is classified as all natural and Aviator is the solution. Making a change in the Vi-COR organization to address concerns specific to the needs of the poultry producers made sense”, said Holt. Read more
Save Opportunity Pigs with First Pulse® D
Advanced Technology from Ralco Animal Health Helps Producers Find Profit in Bottom 30% of Litter
Marshall, MN – Dec. 9, 2013 – First Pulse® D from Ralco Animal Health is an advanced technology that promotes the survivability and performance of the lightest pigs in the litter. The colostrum-based oral drench is administered right after farrowing to help turn disadvantaged pigs into full-value pigs. First Pulse® D has been proven to increase average daily gain, increase weaning weight by 0.5 lbs and promote survivability by promoting appetite, helping develop a healthy gut and providing a highly available energy source to the bottom 30% of pigs in a litter. Read more
Dr. Michael S. Edmonds released in 2013 a Nutrition/Health Book entitled: Healthy Eating Made Easy. This book provides straight-forward and sound nutritional advice for a healthier lifestyle. The book sells for $18.65 and is available at: www.dredmondshealthyeating.com. The website contains comments about the book along with nutrition videos (including an interview with the author) to help people learn about how to eat healthier. If the book were to be profitable, all proceeds would be given back to the Muscatine FFA chapter as well as local charities in Muscatine, Iowa. If there are questions, the author can be emailed at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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At the Academy of Veterinary Consultants (AVC) conference this week in Denver, representatives from Merck Animal Health updated veterinarians and answered questions about their beta agonist product ZIlmax. The company suspended sales of the product in the United States and Canada in August, after concerns emerged over mobility problems in cattle arriving at packing plants.