Thank you to all the vendors that stuck with us through this pandemic. We hope that our members and those viewing our virtual trade show take the time to visit each of our vendors on our page.
2020 Nebraska Cattlemen Virtual Trade Show Vendors
Allflex Livestock Intelligence is the world leader in the design, development, manufacturing and delivery of solutions for animal identification, monitoring, farm management, and traceability. Our data-driven solutions are used by farmers, companies and countries to manage hundreds of millions of animals worldwide. By putting intelligent, actionable management information into farmers’ hands, our solutions empower them to act in a timely manner to trace animals and safeguard their health and wellbeing, while achieving optimal production outcomes for a healthy, sustainable food supply.
We consistently introduce new and improved products based on sound manufacturing and an understanding of how those products need to perform in real-world conditions. Visual tags, Electronic Tags, Tissue Sampling Units and now Animal Health Monitoring all play a role for the customers we serve.
VitaFerm®️, a BioZyme brand, is a line of beef cattle nutrition supplements purposefully crafted to maximize energy and forage utilization at every stage. The products are formulated to ensure your herd is receiving optimal digestive health and nutrition at every stage of production resulting in performance that pays.
Founded in 1999 and based in Chicago, CIH helps beef and crop producers gain control over their profit margins. We offer a unique combination of highly specialized tools, education and personalized guidance that enables clients to effectively employ sophisticated hedging strategies to manage market risk, harness volatility and ultimately improve their bottom lines.
With over 30 years of experience, carries the reputation as the highest quality builder of turkey animal agricultural facilities in the U.S.. We pride ourselves in offering top notch consulting from start to finish, quality construction, custom built equipment, as well as continued service after the job is done. Let our professionals work with you and your team to develop a system that will maximize your investment and multiply your returns. Please visit www.cencon.com for more information.
Through innovative programs, products and superior customer service, Connor Agriscience helps farmers make and manage better forages, silage, and grains. Bringing you new and proven science is our focus. Providing good value and customer service is our purpose. Our line of Sealpro silage oxygen barrier films provide customers with a best in class product and offers a good, better, best solution to each individual customer. Have more and better silage to feed in a safe environment for your family and employees.
Huvepharma is a new choice in the cattle industry that provides quality feed additives, vaccines and pharmaceuticals. We have over a half a century’s worth of expertise providing solutions in animal health in nearly 100 countries globally. As a privately owned company, we strive to own the entire product cycle from strain to shelf, providing a new level of product reliability.
For over 20 years cattlemen only had one choice for Monensin. In 2020, Huvepharma brought Monovet® 90, type A medicated article. Monovet® 90 is the only Monensin that has been GLP tested for eﬃcacy on the market today; the highest standard of testing by the FDA.
We at Huvepharma believe cattlemen should have choices. In 2020, we also brought another choice in Bovine Respiratory Disease (BRD) vaccines. The RESPIVax® vaccine portfolio provides the same proven antigenic features as other respiratory vaccines to protect against the five primary viral pathogens and critical bacterial agents that cause BRD Complex.
Huvepharma is a global pharmaceutical company with a focus on developing, manufacturing and marketing human and animal health products. A privately-owned company headquartered in Sofia, Bulgaria, Huvepharma’s U.S. headquarters are located in Peachtree City, GA.Throughout the U.S., Huvepharma is focused on building partnerships with industry customers by offering high quality products and unparalleled customer service. To learn more about Huvepharma and our line of additives, vaccines and pharmaceuticals, please contact your Huvepharma sales representative, John Denton at 308-280-1236 and/or Huvepharma’s Customer Service team at 877-994-4883 or visit www.huvepharma.us
Lallemand Animal Nutrition is committed to optimizing animal performance and well-being with specific natural microbial product and service solutions. Using sound science, proven results and knowledge, Lallemand Animal Nutrition develops, produces and markets high value yeast and bacteria products ─ including probiotics, forage inoculants and yeast derivatives. Lallemand’s leading and trusted cattle products include: LEVUCELL® SC, MAGNIVA®, MICRO-CELL®, PROTERNATIVE® and RUMA-JUST®. These innovative solutions positively benefit animal nutrition and well-being, forage management and animal environment. Lallemand offers a higher level of expertise, leadership and industry commitment with long-term and profitable solutions to move our partners Forward. Lallemand Animal Nutrition is Specific for your Success. For more information, please visit www.lallemandanimalnutrition.com.
Since our founding in 1980, Lutz has steadily grown to become the largest locally owned firm of its kind in Nebraska because of integrity, work ethic and collaboration. Your goals are our goals. We believe that understanding where you’re coming from is a vital part of getting to the bottom line and taking you where you need to go. We provide accounting services such as tax, accounting, assurance, business consulting and valuation. Additionally, we provide investments and planning, recruiting and technology services.
Our talented 275-plus person team communicates openly, collaborates eagerly and encourages authentic personality – because if you can’t enjoy your business, neither can we. Lutz supports clients with the strength, expertise and resources of 288 independently owned global firms as part of our membership with PrimeGlobal. Teamwork with our peers and ready access to exceptional networking and business development opportunities helps us serve you and your business whenever and wherever you need us. We work with organizations and individuals like you day in and day out to simplify complexities, help make smart decisions and confidently focus on the things that are truly important to you. We mind what matters.
Our Lutz Agri-Business group shares your desire for industry specific knowledge. Drawing on our extensive expertise and training in this area, we will confidently partner with you through open communication and increased collaboration to help you improve productivity and profitability.
Merck Animal Health, a division of Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., USA, is the global animal health business unit of Merck. Through its commitment to The Science of Healthier Animals®, Merck Animal Health offers veterinarians, farmers, pet owners and governments one of the widest ranges of veterinary pharmaceuticals, vaccines and health management solutions and services as well as an extensive suite of digitally connected identification, traceability and monitoring products. Merck Animal Health is dedicated to preserving and improving the health, well-being and performance of animals and the people who care for them. It invests extensively in dynamic and comprehensive R&D resources and a modern, global supply chain.
In 2020, Merck Animal Health unveiled its social platform called Unconditional. The platform outlines Merck Animal Health’s unconditional commitment to 6 key focus areas:
- Respect for the Veterinary profession
- Compassion for Animal Care and Welfare
- Commitment to our Customers
- Passion for Sustainability
- Development of our Future Leaders
- Caring to Make the World a Better Place
These areas of unconditional support guide our practices and actions in all that we do.
Merck Animal Health is present in more than 50 countries, while its products are available in some 150 markets. For more information, visit www.merck-animal-health.com or connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter at @MerckAH.
Based in Indianapolis, Indiana, Micronutrients, a well-known global animal feed ingredient producer, continues to expand, holding steadfast to the same pioneering spirit used to make trace minerals more effective and economical for animals. Our company is committed to developing hydroxy trace minerals and precision feed ingredients by applying innovative, science-based research. We understand that our customers’ needs to feed the future calls for resilience and commitment. For this reason, we are dedicated to doing what we do best — bringing value and cost-saving products to the market that improve animal productivity, immunity, and overall performance.
Murphy Tractor has the John Deere equipment you know and love, but with way better support and service. When you work with our dedicated staff of professionals, you’re working with the very best in the business. You have a passion for your job – we do too. Together, we can build tomorrow.
Nutrient Advisors consults the livestock industry across the Midwest in the area of environmental compliance, permitting, and manure-nutrient management. Our focus is to save our clients a lot of time, provide them with peace of mind that their operations are in compliance, and maximizing returns from their manure resources by strategically utilizing nutrients on their own farms or by developing sales programs for their crop producing neighbors. Our agronomic approach is what sets us apart and allows us to make environmental compliance, agronomics, and economics work together to achieve the highest yields, most profit, and the cleanest water and air.
With a clear understanding of regulations and an agronomic background, Nutrient Advisors offers a multitude of services:
- Full-Service Compliance Record Keeping
- Livestock Facility Design & Permitting
- Manure/Nutrient Management Plans
- Manure Sales Program Development and Brokering
- Groundwater Monitoring
- SPCC Plans
- Soil, Manure, Water, Bio-Solid, Tissue, and Fertilizer Sampling
- Agronomic Consulting
Pellet Technology USA, LLC (PTUSA) was founded at its research center in Gretna, Nebraska in 2012 to deliver high-quality feed products to the animal agriculture industry, packaged to conveniently meet animal’s nutritional needs. The company began commercial production in 2014 in Gretna, Nebraska and then in 2016 at the York, Nebraska facility, which has the capacity to produce 70,000 tons of range cubes and more than 300,000 tons of other products annually.
PTUSA utilizes a team of nutrition consultants, focused on discovering innovative ways to package distiller’s feed products and to maximize animal performance. The company’s network of feed consultants and local distributors throughout the heartland ensures that Pellet Technology USA stays focused on the needs of the end users.
PTUSA is a wholly owned subsidiary of ICM Investments.
The Rawhide Processor by John McDonald is a portable corral designed to make your work easier and your farm, ranch or livestock production business more efficient. It’s an excellent alternative to hauling cattle home to process — you can work on site by yourself without lifting!
In 2002, John McDonald invented and designed the first ever hydraulic portable corral on wheels with multiple pens and a 200 head capacity. Since then we have expanded to multiple corral options and additional features including an increased capacity.
From turn-key engineering and construction solutions to environmental audits, compliance services and manure marketing, Settje Agri-Services & Engineering, Inc. is dedicated to serving the needs of livestock producers and farmers around the globe. Our diverse team includes professional engineers, draftsmen, construction managers, project estimators, agronomists, geologists, field technicians and groundwater monitoring specialists. By proactively merging technology, design, construction, regulation and human talent, Settje creates the most innovative systems that set the gold standard for our industry. Our mission is to deliver unprecedented services that are both profitable for our customers and sustainable to the environment.
Ward Laboratories was founded in June 1983 when Ray and Jolene Ward relocated to Kearney, Nebraska and set up shop as a soil testing laboratory in a three-bay garage. They quickly outgrew the first location and moved the business to its current home in 1989. Steady growth over the next two decades included adding feed, water, plant, and manure testing as well as soil health assays to the suite of services offered. With the addition of new testing came the addition of skilled laboratory personnel and consultants to ensure customers receive the data and guidance to utilize reports. Our mission is to provide accurate laboratory analysis swiftly and affordably. Additionally, Ward Laboratories strives to not only be a lab but also a resource to support farmers and ranchers. Soil, plant, and fertilizer reports allow farmers to make informed decisions regarding field amendments. Dr. Ray Ward and Dr. Nick Ward guide crop producers through these analyses. Soil health analysis provide producers with a tool to compare management practices. Several soil health experts with experience from across the globe are available to help producers identify actionable steps based on soil health data. Water testing can ensure safety and quality for intended use. Feed reports provide nutrient information required to formulate mixed rations and devise supplementation strategies to meet animal requirements. Feed analysis can help producers improve the precision and profitability of their feeding program. Our professional animal scientist is here to guide livestock producers through understanding macro-nutrient requirements and helping to identify mineral deficiencies or toxicities. Furthermore, we produce publications such as the Ward Guide, Lab for Livestock Blog, and the Ward Letter to assist with interpreting reports and answer frequently asked questions. Our goal is to provide analytics and guidance to ensure producers make the best decisions for their operation.
More than 45 years ago, Zinpro Corporation pioneered the research and development of organic trace minerals to improve animal wellness and performance. As a family-owned, privately held company, our steady growth has come as a result of quality products, quality people and a sole focus on trace mineral nutrition. Today, Zinpro has regional sales offices in 11 countries and markets its products in more than 70 countries worldwide.
Is the leading animal health company, dedicated to supporting its customers and their businesses. Building on more than 60 years of experience in animal health, Zoetis discovers, develops, manufactures and markets veterinary vaccines and medicines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. In 2013, the company generated annual revenues of $44.6 billion. With approximately 9,800 employees worldwide at the beginning of 2014, Zoetis has a local presence in approximately 70 countries, including 28 manufacturing facilities in 11 countries. Its products serve veterinarians, livestock producers and people who raise and care for farm and companion animals in 120 countries. For more information on the company, visit www.zoetis.com .
NCIG was established as a partnership between Nebraska Cattlemen and The Harry A. Koch Co. to provide you, Nebraska’s beef producers, with risk management services specific to the work you do. This joint venture is a valuable benefit for current and new Nebraska Cattlemen members.
We analyze, plan, and execute a risk management strategy that allows you to focus on your cattle operation. We know the process, we know the right questions to ask, and we know how to find the solutions you are looking for. NCIG offers risk management products for Farm Owner, Rancher, and Business Protection, Personal Protection, and Employee Benefits.
When you partner with NCIG as Nebraska Cattlemen members you will have access to a variety of leading agriculture insurance carriers offering a selection of products at competitive rates. You will also have access to personal and employee health insurance options and enrollment assistance. Support from our licensed, local team, headquartered in Omaha, NE. Our team can assist with loss control & safety, claims, and compliance.
Contact NCIG to learn more your options and benefits as a member of Nebraska Cattlemen! Jeff Willis; NCIG@necattlemen.org | 402.861.7045