Neogen Board approves stock buyback

LANSING, Mich., Oct. 10, 2018 — Neogen Corporation (NEOG) announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to three million shares of the company’s common stock. The shares will be purchased in the open market or in negotiated transactions. There can be no assurance that any particular amount of shares […]

Neogen launches water-based, high-volume zearalenone test

LANSING, Mich., Oct. 2, 2018 — Neogen has developed the first quantitative microwell test for zearalenone that uses only a water-based solution for extraction, which completely eliminates the need for methanol and ethanol in the extraction process.

Neogen’s new Veratox® MAX for Zearalenone can deliver precise results ranging from 25 to 500 parts per billion […]

Neogen launches DeciMax® Place Packs and Blocks

LEXINGTON, Ky., Sept. 27, 2018 — Neogen today announced the addition of DeciMax® Place Packs and Blocks — a proven effective and all-weather rodenticide bait now available in multiple product formats.

DeciMax Place Packs and Blocks use the active ingredient bromadiolone, a second generation anticoagulant, to effectively control rats, mice and meadow voles. DeciMax Place […]

Neogen launches EVO phosphate-free agricultural cleaners

LEXINGTON, Ky., Sept. 26, 2018 — Neogen Corporation announced today that it has developed an effective line of phosphate-free and biodegradable cleaners for a wide variety of agricultural applications.

Neogen’s new environmentally friendly line of cleaners includes Acid-A-Foam™ EVO, Chlor-A-Foam™ EVO and Acid Tray Wash EVO, each of which will primarily be used by the […]

Neogen launches new dairy hygiene range worldwide

ROCHDALE, United Kingdom, 25 September, 2018 — Neogen announced today that it has expanded its range of dairy hygiene products, including teat dips and sprays, CIP and bulk tank cleaners, hoofcare and dairy cleaning products.

Neogen BioSecurity’s range of teat dips and sprays are available for pre-milking, pre/post-milking, and post-milking. They are designed to help […]

Neogen reports first quarter results

LANSING, Mich., Sept. 25, 2018 — Neogen Corporation (Nasdaq: NEOG) announced today that net income for the first quarter of its 2019 fiscal year, which ended Aug. 31, increased 28% to $15,237,000, from the previous year’s first quarter net income of $11,914,000. Earnings per share in the current quarter were $0.29, compared to $0.23 a […]

Neogen launches water-based aflatoxin screening test

LANSING, Mich., Sept. 24, 2018 — Neogen has developed the first screening test for aflatoxin that uses only a water-based solution for extraction.

Neogen’s new Reveal® MAX for Aflatoxin can accurately screen corn and wheat samples at 20 parts per billion (ppb) of aflatoxin in only 3 minutes. Results produced on the simple new test […]

Neogen launches upgraded Igenity® Beef Profile

LINCOLN, Neb., Sept. 14, 2018 — Commercial beef producers will get more traits and selection index tools in the upgraded Igenity® Beef profile.

The Igenity Beef Profile will offer 16 traits for $29, replacing Neogen’s 13-trait Igenity Gold ($40) and 6-trait Igenity Silver ($25) tests. The upgrade includes new predictions for weaning weight, yearling weight […]

Neogen acquires Livestock Genetic Services

Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) announced today that it has acquired the assets of Livestock Genetic Services, LLC, a Virginia-based company that specializes in genetic evaluations and data management for cattle breeding organizations.

The acquisition of Livestock Genetic Services (LGS) enhances Neogen’s in-house genetic evaluation capabilities, and complements the company’s unparalleled global network of animal genomics […]

Neogen’s one-hour Listeria Right Now™ receives AOAC approval

LANSING, Mich., Aug. 20, 2018 — Neogen’s revolutionary Listeria Right Now™ environmental pathogen detection system has officially achieved AOAC approval, license number #081802.

The approval adds another level of assurance to the food safety community, as the product has now been validated by one of the industry’s leading third-party accreditation groups.

“It’s extremely gratifying to […]