Optimise nutrition now for successful joining results

In the midst of a nationwide drought, farmers must focus on improving nutrition for ewes and rams prior to joining to ensure successful results next season. The correct management of livestock preceding joining will influence conception rates, ovulation rates and the overall health of the animal. According to Deb Scammell, Alltech Lienert’s ruminant technical specialist, ram and ewe preparation is …

2019 Alltech Global Feed Survey estimates world feed production increased by 3 percent to 1.103 billion metric tons

The 2019 Alltech Global Feed Survey, released today, estimates that international feed tonnage has increased by a strong 3 percent to 1.103 billion metric tons of feed produced in 2018, exceeding 1 billion metric tons for the third consecutive year. The eighth edition of the annual survey includes data from 144 countries and nearly 30,000 feed mills. The feed industry …