• Helping Dairy Farmers Raise Healthy Cows

    Dairy farmers around the world have an information problem. To get the most accurate measurements of cow health and milk quality, many have to ship milk samples to labs or wait for a technician to come to the farm to collect milk samples from each cow.

  • AgCertain Industries Acquires Blue Cheese Maker Maytag Dairy Farms

    AgCertain Industries, Inc., a food, agricultural and bio-based product development, manufacturing and marketing company based in Ames, IA, today announces its acquisition of Newton, IA-based Maytag Dairy Farms, manufacturer and marketer of the world-famous Maytag Blue Cheese as well as other specialty artisanal food and beverage products.

  • Fonterra's NZMP Launches Grade A Whey Protein Concentrate In Push For More Innovative Opportunities In Cultured Dairy

    NZMP, Fonterra's global ingredients and solutions brand, today announced the launch of Pro-OptimaTM, a Grade A functional Whey Protein Concentrate (fWPC), with Tillamook County Creamery Association (TCCA) and Three Mile Canyon Farms in a joint venture called Columbia River Technologies (CRT).

  • Land O'Lakes On A Roll With New Butter Balls Product Launch

    Land O'Lakes, Inc. has put a new spin on butter with the launch of Land O Lakes® Butter Balls – half-tablespoon butter balls for everyday cooking. Inspired by consumers who picked up cooking during the pandemic, this first-of-its-kind product for retail shelves offers Land O Lakes® Butter in a convenient, pre-portioned size that makes cooking easier.

  • Pinnacle-Backed Viserion Milling Acquires Western Milling

    Viserion Milling, LLC ("Viserion"), a newly formed subsidiary of Viserion International Holdco, LLC ("Viserion International"), today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Western Milling, LLC ("Western Milling"), a diversified California-based agribusiness, from Kruse Western, Inc.


  • High Resolution Bench Scale: Signum

    The new Signum® industrial scale from Minebea Intec is a compact industrial scale in which a choice of two powerful technologies is used: SIWR and SIWA models work with a strain-gauge type load cell; the high-resolution SIWS models feature monolithic weigh cells based on electromagnetic force compensation. The new Signum® offers exceptional performance features and, despite its wide variety of functions, is a very easy-to-operate industrial scale. The Signum® is extremely rugged and resistant, and perfectly adapts to any ambient conditions in an industrial environment.