Elanco completes Janssen Animal Health acquistion
Elanco, the animal health division of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY), announced the closing of its acquisition of the animal health business of Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, a Johnson & Johnson Company. FULL STORY »
DuPont Advisory Committee on Ag Innovation releases its recommendations
The challenge of feeding a growing population of 9 billion by 2050 requires collaboration across all stakeholders on a scale never seen before and it has to start now, according to the DuPont Advisory Committee on Agriculture Innovation and Productivity for the 21st Century. The committee released a report detailing recommendations for closing the food productivity gap. FULL STORY »
BI: Express Vaccine Expands Reproductive Protection
Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. introduces a vaccine that steps beyond conventional reproductive protection. Express® FP 5-VL5 currently provides one of the most complete modified-live virus/bacterin vaccine combinations on the market, and now it offers protection against Leptospira hardjo-bovis.
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Pfizer Animal Health & Morris Animal Foundation Announce Recipients Of Veterinary Fellowships For Advanced Degrees
In an effort to address the critical shortage of veterinary scientists, Pfizer Animal Health and Morris Animal Foundation awarded five veterinarians with The Pfizer Animal Health–Morris Animal Foundation Veterinary Fellowship for Advanced Degree. FULL STORY »
Academy Of Veterinary Consultants, Pfizer Animal Health Announce Booker Consultant Of The Year
The Academy of Veterinary Consultants (AVC) named Calvin Booker, DVM, M.Vet.Sc., of Okotoks, Alberta, Canada, the 2010 AVC Consultant of the Year at the Winter Conference in Denver, Colo., on Dec. 2. The award is sponsored by Pfizer Animal Health. FULL STORY »
E. Coli Bacterial Extract Vaccine With SRP Technology Now Available From Pfizer Animal Health
Pfizer Animal Health has announced the availability of E. coli Bacterial Extract vaccine with SRP technology, the first vaccine demonstrated to reduce E. coli O157 shedding and prevalence at the source — inside the cattle. FULL STORY »
Salmonella Newport Bacterial Extract Vaccine With SRP Technology Now Available From Pfizer Animal Health
Pfizer Animal Health announces the availability of Salmonella Newport Bacterial Extract vaccine* with SRP® Technology, an effective management tool in the control of salmonellosis caused by Salmonella Newport. FULL STORY »
Elanco Launches Milk Strip Test In U.S.
Elanco, a division of Eli Lilly and Company, announces the addition of Keto-Test® to its current portfolio of productivity products for dairy producers. Keto-Test is a color-changing test strip for milk that indicates the presence of ketones in the milk of dairy cows. FULL STORY »
Boehringer Ingelheim's Pyramid 5 Changes Its Look
Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. has unveiled a new packaging design for Pyramid® 5. The Pyramid brand of vaccines was acquired by Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. in late 2009 and the product has been sold in the Fort Dodge packaging until now. FULL STORY »
Novus Officially Opens Green Acres Farm With Ribbon Cutting
Celebrating with industry associations, political dignitaries and local neighbors, Novus International held a ribbon cutting earlier this month for their newest facility, Green Acres Farm. Located in Montgomery County, MO FULL STORY »
Get The Facts About Growth Enhancements In Cattle
Today’s beef producer is not just responsible for raising quality beef. Everyone involved in the agricultural industry is an educator as well, helping inform consumers about the practice of producing their food. One often-discussed topic is the use of implants as a growth enhancement.
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