Have you ever had feed that was hot to touch? Perhaps you have noticed a musty smell in your feed bag but saw no evidence of contamination? It sounds like an instance where mold growth struck again! Mold spores are not visible to the human eye, so although you don’t see the fuzzy white, green or black hair-like structures, mold may still be present.More
With show season upon us, we are excited to announce that we’ve added another quality line of show products to our line-up; welcome Sunglo! No matter where you travel, no matter how big the show, Sunglo has held a prominent place in show ring preparation all across the nation. Just as our mission states, (Proudly serving agriculture with quality employees, products and services to help our customers be successful), adding Sunglo’s products gives our dealers and their show bound customers the tools for success. Our primary Sunglo lineup can be broken out into three main categories; cattle feed, pig feed and supplements. More
Looking for an industrial grade absorbent that maximizes savings and safety? SpillFix does just that while requiring less product in the cleanup process. Here are three reasons mess makers can benefit from incorporating SpillFix into their cleanup arsenal.
New to our product lineup is the LevALERT bin level indicators. Now you can check your bin levels with two feet on the ground! With LevALERT’s highly visible yellow and black indicators, you can easily see bin levels regardless of time of day, from 300 feet away! Although no electricity is required, there are options for additional electric alert methods such as sounding horns or turning on lights. When used in conjunction with sensor and relay, LevALERT can also be used to control electric fill augers to prevent overfilling.More
As the weather warms up and we look forward to spring and summer, it’s time to start thinking about combatting flies, specifically horn flies, and their unwanted damage. These blood-feeding pests can not only cause irritation, reduce weight gain and decline milk production but horn flies have been associated with estimated losses of $1 billion annually. More
With Spring right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about booking fly control products. One of our popular fly control products is JustiFLY Feedthrough, an Insect Growth Regulator (IGR).
What is JustiFLY? An insecticide feed supplement used to prevent the development of horn flies, face flies, house flies, and stable flies. When mixed with feed or mineral supplements, JustiFLY Feedthrough’s active ingredient, diflubenzuron, passes through the digestive tract and into the manure to kill fly larvae. More
Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) ushers in a new era of transparency. The federal Veterinary Feed Directive means the days of no records and verbal treatment protocol are gone. Now, as we move into the VFD, a veterinarian is going to have to make a FDA accessible record of what drug is authorized to be used for treatment. In follow-up, the FDA may go to any site that a VFD copy is at and investigate how it was used.
With the new year, our Feed Ingredients Division has added a few new Diamond V products to our lineup; SmartCare and NutriTek.
SmartCare is a natural nutritional health product for use with all types of pre-weaning liquid calf diets that can be used in milk replacers or whole milk. SmartCare consists of proven Diamond V functional metabolites and new fermentation metabolites with enhanced antioxidant capacity. These components work together to support calf immunity, health, and performance by: