Happy First World Food Safety Day!

Today, June 7, 2019, marks the first-ever World Food Safety Day, an occasion to celebrate the importance of food safety.

Adopted by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) back in December 2018, World Food Safety Day is intended to raise awareness about foodborne illness.

So, what is about food safety that we need to know? […]

Scottish Government extends genomics partnership with Neogen

AYR, Scotland, 25 February, 2019 — Neogen Corporation (Nasdaq: NEOG) announced today the Scottish Government has formally extended its partnership with Neogen in Ayr, Scotland, to perform genomics testing as part of the government’s program to improve the country’s beef herd.

The genomic testing partnership was initiated in October 2016, and now has been […]

Case study: Listeria Right Now lets health food producer bring testing in-house

After a Listeria incident within its facility, a New Zealand-based food producer was looking for a way to better detect Listeria within its environment.

The company, which produces healthy and convenient plant-based meals, chose Neogen’s Listeria Right Now environmental test as the best solution for its needs. Because it does not require an enrichment step, […]

Case study: Dip manufacturer reduces Listeria positive rates to under 0.5% using Listeria Right Now

Listeria, as one of the most dangerous foodborne pathogens, poses a risk to consumer health as well as a company’s brand. It’s one of the most persistent food safety concerns faced by the food manufacturing industry today. Because of the lethality of this pathogen, many companies hold product until traditional lab tests determine the product […]

Of pets and yogurt: Neogen’s top blog posts of all time

It’s been almost six years since we started this almost-daily blog. This post that you are reading now is the 1,675th to grace the front page of blog.neogen.com. Not a particularly big landmark number, but hey, we’re celebrating it all the same.

We’ve covered a wide range of topics, from the science behind ATP testing […]

Neogen names new CEO

Neogen Corporation announced today the company has named John Adent as chief executive officer, effective immediately. James Herbert, the company’s founder and former CEO, will remain as executive chairman and work closely with Adent in the transition of responsibilities.

“I’m excited to have John accept the leadership position at our company. He has a strong […]

2016 Capstone Crop Report

Welcome to Neogen’s 2016 Capstone Crop Report. Watch the video below for a review of the 2016 crop season, highlighting mycotoxin impact on grain quality. For more information, please visit: foodsafety.neogen.com. To review our Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Reports for the 2016 growing and harvest season, check out Neogen’s YouTube channel.

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It’s time to celebrate Michigan agriculture month!

Neogen launches Ramik Mole & Gopher for lawns and flower beds

With spring just a few weeks away, Neogen has launched a new rodenticide to help control the damage caused by moles and gophers to lawns and flower beds.

Neogen’s new Ramik® Mole & Gopher rodenticide utilizes 0.005% diphacinone in the proven and effective Ramik green nugget bait form to control moles and gophers in below-ground […]

Donofrio joins Neogen as director of microbiology

Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) announced today that Dr. Robert Donofrio has joined the company as the director of microbiology, research and development in Neogen’s Lansing, Mich.-based food safety research and development group.

Dr. Donofrio comes to Neogen after a 16-year tenure at NSF International, an Ann Arbor, Mich.-based safety testing and product certification company. Most […]