Entries for 2015

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Yanjun Zhang Joins Zinpro Corporation as Sales Territory Manager – China

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Dec. 17, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation announces the addition of Yanjun Zhang as sales territory manager – China. In this position, he will be responsible for sales and customer support activities in Shandong Province, China. 

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Neal Matthews Joins Zinpro Corporation as Account Manager – Poultry, U.S. Sales

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Dec. 9, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation announces that Neal Matthews recently joined the company as account manager – poultry, U.S. sales. 

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Zinpro Corporation Announces Participation in VIV MEA 2016

The company’s goal is to strengthen current partnerships and expand into new territories in the Middle East and North Africa

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Dec. 3, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation, the global leader in animal trace mineral nutrition, recently announced its participation in VIV MEA 2016, February 15-17, 2016.

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Explore Your Horse’s Feed Needs with the Zinpro Equine Nutrition App

Tap into a new, science-based resource focused on equine nutrition management

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Nov. 17, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation announces the launch of its Equine Nutrition App, an educational resource designed to help horse owners better understand and evaluate equine nutrition programs. The new app, for tablet and mobile devices, is available free on the App Store® and Google Play™ (search Zinpro).

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Two Zinpro Corporation Facilities Celebrate Charter Membership of AFIA’s Safe Feed/Safe Food Certification Program

Certification shows companies surpass federal standards for quality and safety practices

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Oct. 20, 2015 – Two Zinpro Corporation facilities were recently recognized by the American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) as Safe Feed/Safe Food Certification Program Charter Members. Zinpro Corporation’s North Branch, Minnesota, and Garner, Iowa, facilities were among only 31 charter members, “who have continuously maintained one or more certification(s) through the program since its creation,” which began ten years ago last month.

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Optimal Immunity, Minimal Trauma Help to Lessen Beef Cattle Lameness

Recent Zinpro seminars featured animal wellness and performance best practices

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Oct. 8, 2015 – Beef cattle lameness can originate from both physical and psychological trauma, according to Tom Noffsinger, D.V.M., Production Animal Consultation, Benkelman, Nebraska.

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Zinpro Corporation Publishes New Book on Cattle Lameness

Highly visual, field-ready guide helps assess and prevent lameness in dairy and beef cattle

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Sept. 29, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation continues its long contribution to cattle lameness prevention and management efforts with the publication of the new book, titled Cattle Lameness: Identification, Prevention and Control of Claw Lesions.

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October Hoard’s Dairyman Webinar Focuses on Forage Quality and Pricing

Sponsored by Zinpro Corporation, the webinar will feature Dr. Mike Hutjens and Mike Rankin 

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Sept. 23, 2015 – The Hoard’s Dairyman monthly webinar for October, titled “A Crop and Feed Outlook for the Months Ahead,” will be held on Monday, October 12 (12 p.m. – 1 p.m. CST). 

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Amy Su Joins Zinpro Corporation as Marketing Coordinator – China

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Sept. 22, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently announced the addition of Amy Su as Marketing Coordinator – China.

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Claw Integrity Proves Vital in Swine Lameness Management

New ‘Experts Talk’ Video Stresses Need for Improved Swine Claw Management

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Aug. 19, 2015 – Lameness prevention in commercial swine operations continues to prove crucial for animal well-being, performance and herd profitability. Some predisposing factors that may lead to sow lameness and result in early culling from the herd include nutrition, management, housing and trauma.

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Zinpro Corporation Announces Availa®Plus Now Available in Europe

Research-Proven, Nutritional Solution Helps Manage Digital Dermatitis in Cattle

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Aug. 11, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently introduced Availa®Plus in Europe, providing dairy and beef producers throughout the region with an innovative, research-proven, nutritional solution to foot health management.

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Matt Audette Joins Zinpro Corporation as Global Logistics and Customer Service Manager

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Aug. 05, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently announced the addition of Matt Audette as global logistics and customer service manager, based in Eden Prairie.

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Zinpro Corporation Announces Sponsorship for the 2nd Annual Cowboy College, Wichita, Kansas

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., July 30, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation announces its continued sponsorship for the Beef Today Feedlot Cowboy College, which it also supported in 2014. The second annual event will be held Sept. 15-16 and hosted by Farm Journal Media’s Beef Today in Wichita, Kansas.

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Dr. Carey Williams Receives 2015 Equine Science Award

Zinpro Corporation Sponsors Award to Recognize Excellence in Equine Extension, Research, Teaching and Agribusiness

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., July 29, 2015 – Dr. Carey Williams, associate director of extension, Equine Science Center, Rutgers University, is the 2015 recipient of the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) and Equine Science Society (ESS) Equine Science Award.

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Adam Warren Joins Zinpro Corporation as Account Manager, U.S. Sales – South Central Region

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., July 28, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently announced the addition of Adam Warren as account manager – U.S. sales, South Central Region. In this position, he will be responsible for manufactured feed account sales and support in the South Central U.S, primarily in Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi and Louisiana.

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Heifer Care Often Overlooked in Digital Dermatitis (DD) Management

Early Detection, Prevention and Treatment Are Essential to DD Reduction

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., July 8, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently hosted a First Step® Academy training program near Düsseldorf, Germany, to promote increased understanding about digital dermatitis (DD) in Europe and to share effective strategies to manage this common infectious foot disease in dairy herds. 

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Zinpro Corporation Announces Unique Sponsorship at the 20th European Symposium on Poultry Nutrition

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., June. 9, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation is pleased to announce its Wi-Fi & Relax-Zone exclusive sponsorship at the upcoming 20th European Symposium on Poultry Nutrition (ESPN) in Prague, Czech Republic. The symposium will be held at the Prague Congress Centre (PCC), from August 24-27, 2015.

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Dr. Guozhong Xu Joins Zinpro Corporation as Dairy Research Nutritionist – China

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., June 4, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently announced the addition of Dr. Guozhong (George) Xu to the Research and Nutritional Services (RNS) team as dairy research nutritionist – China.

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Education Critical for Effective Cattle Lameness Management

New ‘Experts Talk’ Video Highlights Two, Industry-Leading Programs 

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., June 2, 2015 – When it comes to effectively managing lameness in dairy and beef cattle, there is no magic bullet. The cause is often complex, involving factors such as housing conditions, management practices, nutrition and the environment.

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Zinpro Corporation Awards Veterinary Scholarship to Wisconsinite

Katie Sielaff, University of Minnesota Veterinary Student, Receives the 2015 Zinpro/Schugel Scholarship

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., May 28, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently awarded its 2015 Zinpro/Schugel Scholarship to Katie Sielaff, a student at the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine. She is a member of the class of 2016 and hails from Greenleaf, Wisconsin.

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Dr. Benton Hudson Joins Zinpro Corporation as Poultry Research Nutritionist – North America

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., May 26, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently announced the addition of Dr. Benton Hudson to the Research and Nutritional Services (RNS) team as poultry research nutritionist – North America.

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DD Check App Helps Identify, Record and Predict Digital Dermatitis

New Tool Available From Zinpro Corporation Helps Dairy Producers Manage Highly-Prevalent, Infectious Claw Disease

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., April 28, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently announced the launch of the DD Check App, a new resource for the dairy industry that helps producers identify, record and predict digital dermatitis (DD).

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Zinpro Corporation Reaches Significant Milestone in Dairy Research

50th Peer-Reviewed Dairy Research Publication Recorded

EDEN PRARIE, Minn., April 22, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently reached a significant milestone in dairy research, becoming the first trace mineral company to record 50 peer-reviewed dairy publications.

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Zinpro Corporation Releases First Step® App for Dairy Industry

New Tool for iPads Features Locomotion Scoring Assessor to Help Track Locomotion Scores, Estimate Cost of Lameness

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., March. 10, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently announced the launch of its First Step® App, a new educational resource for the dairy industry. The app features a locomotion scoring assessor to help track locomotion scores and estimate the cost of lameness in dairy cattle.

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Zinpro Corporation Announces Gold Sponsorship of 13th International Symposium on Digestive Physiology of Pigs

Event Focuses on Pig Nutrition and Health

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., March 4, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation is pleased to announce its Gold Sponsorship of the13th International Symposium on Digestive Physiology of Pigs (DPP). 

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Zinpro Corporation Announces Gold Sponsorship of Egg Meat 2015

Symposium Hosted by the French Branch of the World Poultry Science Association

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., March 3, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation is pleased to announce its Gold Sponsorship of the Egg Meat 2015 symposium, being held May 10-13, 2015, in Nantes, France.

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Zinpro Corporation Announces Partnership to Support Pig Husbandry Research in Europe

Collaboration with Swine Innovation Centre (VIC) Sterksel, The Netherlands

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Feb. 26, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation is pleased to announce its partnership with the Swine Innovation Centre (VIC) Sterksel, Wageningen UR’s (University and Research) facility for pig farming research, located in The Netherlands.

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Julian Casas, D.V.M., and Octavio Mendivil  Join Zinpro Corporation as Account Managers for U.S. Sales Team

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Feb. 18, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently announced the addition of Julian Casas, D.V.M., and Octavio Mendivil as account managers within the U.S. sales team, bringing enhanced sales support to the animal feed industry in California and Arizona. 

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Dr. Pierre Frumholtz Joins Zinpro Corporation as Director of Marketing – Global

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Feb. 11, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently announced the addition of Dr. Pierre Frumholtz as director of marketing – global. In this role, he will be responsible for developing marketing programs and systems that support the company’s strategic sales direction and aligning marketing business plans with organizational objectives.

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John Pocock Joins Zinpro Corporation as Public Relations Specialist – Global

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Feb. 5, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently announced the addition of John Pocock as public relations specialist – global.

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University of Nebraska Professor Calls for Establishing Proactive  Stewardship Practices to Prevent Cattle Lameness

Latest Experts Talk Video Episode Emphasizes Importance of Addressing Even Minor Foot Health Issues

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Feb. 4, 2015 – In the cattle business, mistakes can be costly, not only in terms of production, but also in terms of animal well-being. According to Dee Griffin, D.V.M., University of Nebraska – Great Plains Veterinary Educational Center, many mistakes can be avoided by establishing proactive stewardship practices that focus on identifying cattle lameness. 

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Zinpro Corporation Launches Step-Up™ App

New Educational Training Tool Available for Locomotion Scoring and Beef Lameness Management

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Feb. 2, 2015 – Zinpro Corporation recently announced the launch of its Step-Up™ App, a new educational training resource for the beef cattle industry.

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