Industry Buzz Archive September 2011

September 2011

9.30.2011 Western Kentucky Univ. Professor Jenks Britt Named Merck Animal Health Mentor of the Year
9.30.2011 Milk Specialties Global Animal Nutrition introduces ROC: Ration Options for Consultants
9.30.2011 Accelerated Genetics Announces Genetics Division Realignment
9.30.2011 Holstein Association USA Seeking Applicants for New Summer Internship
9.30.2011 Accelerated Genetics Announces New Director of Human Resources
9.30.2011 Conference Attendees Lend a Hand in Baltimore
9.30.2011 Accelerated Genetics GEMpc: Mating For The Future
9.30.2011 September 2011 Dairy Checkoff Update
9.30.2011 New Program Answers Crossbreeding Questions
9.30.2011 UK Dairy Expo Judges Provide International Appeal

9.29.2011 Mycogen Seeds Announces Three New Dairy Positions
9.29.2011 WDE is the place where the dairy industry meets. Semex is excited to launch the SCR HR-Tag™
9.29.2011 Pfizer Animal Health Invites Veterinary Students to Apply for 2012 Scholarship Program
9.29.2011 2011 Global 500 Dates Announced
9.29.2011 NutriDense® Silage Prepares for World Dairy Expo
9.29.2011 2011 National FFA Convention to be Televised Live on Internet

9.28.2011 Accelerated Genetics Adds Reproduction Specialist
9.28.2011 Wanted: 20+ Team Members for Alltech North America
9.28.2011 Kotek Rejoins Accelerated Genetics as Production Office Assistant
9.28.2011 New Web Resource Helps Dairy Producers Save Money through Energy Efficiency
9.28.2011 Elliott Hired As Sales & Communications Assistant
9.28.2011 Merck Animal Health Awards $12,000 to Top Bovine Veterinary Students
9.28.2011 New PACE Sires Now Available for Holsteins, Jersey and Brown Swiss
9.28.2011 The latest Lely innovation — Lely Astronaut A4 robotic milking system
9.28.2011 Accelerated Genetics Hires Laboratory Intern
9.28.2011 Council on Dairy Cattle Breeding is working for the future
9.28.2011 Accelerated Genetics Seeking Summer Intern Candidates

9.27.2011 Rumen Development Important in Dairy Calf Development
9.27.2011 World Ag Expo Calls for Forage Challenge Entries
9.27.2011 Broadhead Marks 10 Years of Growing Success with Expanded New Offices
9.27.2011 Minnesota Dairy Farmer, Kathy Skiba, on South Korean Trade Mission
9.27.2011 WLIC Unveils Future Direction
9.27.2011 International Agri-Center Hosts Ag-Fest Featuring America's Got Talent Contestant
9.26.2011 Pfizer Animal Health, American Association of Bovine Practitioners Award 23 Veterinary Students with Scholarships
9.26.2011 Barbara Wadsworth named Advanced Comfort Technology, Inc. Dairy Systems Management Fellow
9.26.2011 CWT Assists with 6.8 Million Pounds of Cheese Export Sales

9.23.2011 Semex World Dairy Expo Walk of Fame Cows Selected
9.23.2011 New, Full-Open Modular Pen Back Offers Increased Ventilation
9.23.2011 NMPF Hails Introduction of Dairy Security Act Legislation
9.23.2011 Jonathan Griffin Joins Balchem ANH as Sales Manager
9.22.2011 Merial and Dairy Quality Center Honor Dr. Steenholdt with Veterinarian of the Year Award
9.22.2011 Dairy Farmers of America Statement: Changes Enhance Foundation for the Future Policy Proposal
9.22.2011 Dairy’s Nutrient-Rich Package May Be Key to Reducing Risks of Metabolic Syndrome
9.21.2011 Largest-ever USDEC mission, funded by U.S. dairy producers, headed for South Korea

9.21.2011 NMPF Board Advocates Changes to Peterson-Simpson Dairy Policy Reform Package
9.21.2011 It is Easier Than Ever to Learn Spanish
9.21.2011 Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.
9.21.2011 World Dairy Expo Trade Show Growing
9.21.2011 American Jersey Cattle Association
9.21.2011 Cattlemen's Beef Board Hires Polly Ruhland as CEO

9.21.2011 Get Ready for Fall Harvest with Renewed Focus on Tractor Safety
9.21.2011 Farmers Feed US coming to Washington, D.C., Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware
9.21.2011 Syngenta ranked as Top 10 employer in biotech for second consecutive year
9.20.2011 Pfizer Animal Genetics Launches E-learning Opportunities
9.20.2011 DeLaval equips largest livestock research center in Europe at Swedish Univ. of Ag Sciences (SLU)
9.20.2011 E.M. Tharp and World Ag Expo Announce "We Believe in Growing" Scholarship

9.20.2011 News from the Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences
9.20.2011 University of Wisconsin-Madison Dominates National Dairy Judging Contest
9.19.2011 Holstein Association USA Board Takes Stance on Dairy Policy Legislation
9.19.2011 World Dairy Expo: Around the World of Dairy in 5 Days
9.19.2011 MTSU unveils new $4.3M dairy on Ag Field Day
9.19.2011 Post-Weaning Growth Found to be Critical Factor for Production of Mature Dairy Cattle

9.19.2011 Vermeer TE490 Introduces High-Capacity Tedding Action
9.19.2011 Power Take-off Safety Is Important for Parents and Children
9.19.2011 DuPont Presents Grant to Iowa State University for Corn Breeding Faculty Position
9.19.2011 Vermeer Adds SW5000 and SW5500 to Silage Wrapper Lineup

9.17.2011 Vermeer Adds High-Capacity Wheel Rake to VR Series
9.17.2011 Why NEDPA Opposes Foundation for the Future

9.17.2011 Fall Harvest Is Time to Remind Children of the Dangers Posed by Grain on the Farm
9.17.2011 Vermeer Introduces a New Generation of Rebel® Balers
9.16.2011 Tour of America’s Dairyland Makes Wisconsin Proud
9.16.2011 Third Annual College Aggies Online Competition Encourages “Agvocacy”
9.16.2011 World Dairy Expo Announces Junior Holstein Show Judge Update
9.16.2011 Genex Announces Fall Interns

9.16.2011 Milk Specialties Global Animal Nutrition introduces Energy Booster with Magnesium
9.16.2011 Teaching Children to Be Safe on the Internet is Important
9.15.2011 World Forage Analysis Superbowl Rising to New Heights
9.15.2011 Focus on dry off for better milk quality
9.15.2011 Pfizer Animal Health and Partners Donate $890,870 to FFA, AABP Programs in 2011
9.15.2011 Midwest Environmental Advocates, farm neighbors pay Rosendale Dairy to settle claim of frivolous action

9.15.2011 Feed Industry Testifies Before House Ag Subcommittee Hearing on Feed Availability
9.15.2011 DFA STATEMENT: Impact of Feed Availability Reinforces Need for Dairy Policy Reform
9.15.2011 UK College of Ag Inducts Alltech Founder and CEO into Hall of Fame
9.15.2011 Yamaha Introduces All-New Grizzly 300
9.14.2011 International Agri-Center Sends Future Ag Teachers to World Food Prize

9.14.2011 Longtime Farm Bureau director will be honored by Sonoma County Harvest Fair
9.14.2011 Reforms of Federal Order Dairy Pricing, Featured in FFTF Package, to Simplify Milk Pricing
9.14.2011 Help Children Understand and Prevent Food-borne Illnesses
9.14.2011 Inaugural Cattle Production Veterinarian Hall of Fame Inductees Announced
9.14.2011 Innovation a Driving Force as Broadhead Adds Industry Veterans to Creative Team

9.14.2011 Vermeer Launches N Series Balers with 5' x 4' Model
9.13.2011 Progressive Agriculture Foundation Shares Safety Tips About Children Operating ATVs
9.13.2011 The Dairy Research Institute® and Cornell University Establish Partnership
9.13.2011 Lallemand Animal Nutrition releases video on proper construction of corn silage drive over pile.
9.13.2011 Winners Announced in Dairy Life Photo Contest by Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc.
9.13.2011 Zero Percent Financing Available to Mycogen Seeds Customers for the 2012 Season

9.13.2011 New Vira Shield website provides valuable cattle health resources in engaging, multi-media format
9.13.2011 FFA membership skyrockets to all-time high; more than 17,000 new students join organization
9.13.2011 AgSource Introduces Herd Report Card
9.12.2011 AFIA Welcomes Gina Tumbarello
9.12.2011 AgSource Appoints Ex Officio Board Member
9.12.2011 National Beef Checkoff: 25 Years & Counting: Foreign marketing builds a better future for beef

9.12.2011 National Dairy Council reallocates budget away from Destination ImagiNation to focus on FUTP 60
9.12.2011 World Dairy Expo 2011 Adds Warm Welcome for Cattle Exhibitors

9.09.2011 Your National Beef Checkoff Program: 25 Years and Counting: Industry Information
9.09.2011 CWT Assists with 4.2 Million Pounds of Cheese Export Sales
9.08.2011 Sustainability Awards to Highlight Excellence Across Dairy Supply Chain

9.08.2011 Alltech Continues to Invest in California
9.07.2011 National Association of Animal Breeders Holds 65th Annual Convention
9.07.2011 Dow AgroSciences Donates $100,000 to Assist Farmers in Six States With Flood Relief Efforts
9.07.2011 Fendt “Build and Quote” Website Makes Choosing and Pricing New Tractors Faster and Easier
9.07.2011 Foundation for the Future Offers Affordable Risk Management Tools to Dairy Farmers of All Sizes
9.07.2011 Farmland strength continues as local farmer pays $4.9 million for 565 acres in Illinois

9.06.2011 Vermont Farm Disaster Relief Fund Will Support Farmers Affected by Irene

9.02.2011 10th DFA Facility Earns SQF Level 3 Certification
9.02.2011 World Dairy Expo Offers Continuing Educational Credits
9.02.2011 BCF offers Lifetime Warranty for all new Easi-Scan ultrasound purchases.
9.02.2011 Wirt Named Select Sires’ Veterinary Intern
9.02.2011 Toyota Launches Program to Benefit FFA Chapters Statewide

9.02.2011 USDA Grant to Measure Nature’s Benefits, Reward Land Stewards
9.02.2011 DeLaval AMR™ to make North American debut at World Dairy Expo
9.02.2011 MSU Extension to host grazing school in Lake City Sept. 12-13
9.02.2011 Monty’s Introduces Sludge ReliefTM for Lagoon Management
9.01.2011 Patrick J. Meade Named Vice President, Sales & Technical Support, at Dur-A-Flex, Inc.

9.01.2011 August 2011 DMI Dairy Checkoff Update
9.01.2011 US Labor Department proposes updates to child labor regulations
9.01.2011 Dust Flying in Countryside over USDA Animal ID Proposal

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