Neogen Corporation announced today that it has entered into an agreement to become the distributor of Chr. Hansen's innovative probiotic feed supplements for the North American swine and poultry markets.
The three-year agreement expands Neogen's comprehensive list of products it offers for the swine and poultry markets, which also includes veterinary instruments, injectables, and its broad line of disinfectants. Under terms of the agreement, Neogen is granted the distributorship of the feed supplements BioPlus(R) 2Bw and GalliPro Tect WS designed for water application in the United States, Mexico, Caribbean, and Central America.
"The cooperation with Neogen immediately broadens our access to the swine and poultry integrator market in the U.S., and into Central America and the Caribbean countries. We expect strong growth in sales over the next three years," said Dr. Bill Braman, vice president of marketing and sales, Animal Health & Nutrition, Chr. Hansen NA. "We also see other long-term opportunities with Neogen, such as cooperating to develop additional products for the swine and poultry sectors, and in the dairy and beef cattle segments." Denmark-based Chr. Hansen is a major distributor of Neogen's line of BetaStar(R) rapid dairy antibiotic tests.