The time of cooler weather and full bins are upon us, which also means rodents have likely pegged your facilities as cozy places to stay with an all-you-can-eat buffet. On top of being nasty, disease-carrying critters, they can be rather destructive when it comes to grain quality, buildings and equipment. The USDA estimates that these critters cause $2 billion in damages… and that’s just in livestock feed. From the whole U.S. economic standpoint, damages are estimated to be much higher at $20 billion (Bennett, 2021).More
As a part of our quest to serve customers for success, we are constantly evaluating new products and services that add value to your business and to your customers. We also heavily vet these new potential suppliers to ensure there is an alignment from both the product quality and good, “old-fashioned” values perspectives. Lowe’s Pellets & Grain, our most recent supplier addition, has checked both of these boxes. Hailing from southeastern Indiana, Lowe’s Pellets & Grain, is a third-generation, family-owned feed manufacturer and grain elevator that was founded on the principles of quality, integrity and service.More
Employees’ years of service are milestones worth celebrating. But for this group of employees, they areliterally putting the mile in milestone as truck drivers with our transportation and feed ingredients divisions. Join us in congratulating these drivers forhittingone, two or three million mileswith Stutsmans. More
As most who are in the market already know, when we see fluctuation in weather patterns (especially as we get into cooler fall months) your customers will likely be mindful of bovine respiratory disease (BRD) and start to incorporate medicated crumbles as a proactive step or treatment for their herd health.More
Summer is always a busy time between vacations and county fairs. July was just that with the feed department. With many team members out, our July STRIVEr set the bar higher by learning a new position. Read more on how Shauna Gerlieb, feed ingredients customer service representative, took home the July honors.
Summer is here! Which means many grilling enthusiasts are firing up their pellet grills or smokers (although the serious grill masters may argue this is a year-round occasion).
With the skyrocketing popularity of smokers and pellet grills over the past five years, the amount of pellet products and brands on the market can be a bit daunting. For as basic as pellets may seem, they surprisingly all can’t be treated equal. More
With the much-anticipated warmer weather just around the corner, battling flies will be at the forefront of many livestock producers’ minds. Termi-Fly™ by Huvepharma is here to help control these pests at the source. Learn more about the newest addition to our fly control product line. More