Neogen acquires Italian food safety company

LANSING, Mich., Jan. 13, 2020 — Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) announced today that it has acquired Italy-based Diessechem S.R.L. — a distributor of food and feed safety diagnostics for the past 27 years.

With the acquisition, Diessechem’s operations will stay in Milan, and will be managed through Neogen’s European operations. Key Diessechem employees will be […]

Neogen launches first crossbred beef heterosis test

LINCOLN, Neb., Jan. 7, 2020 — Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) announced today that it has released Igenity® + Envigor™ — the first and only genetic test in the beef industry that measures heterosis in crossbred cattle. In cattle, heterosis is the tendency of a crossbred calf to show traits superior to those of its parents.

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