DECATUR, ILLINOIS, U.S. — ADM Alliance Nutrition, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), announced on June 6 the acquisition of Cattleman’s Choice Loomix, a leading producer of liquid animal feed supplements.

“This acquisition marks ADM Alliance Nutrition’s entrance into the liquid feed business, which provides us with another value-added market for our feed ingredients and finished feed rations,” said Terry Myers, president, ADM Alliance Nutrition. “With Cattleman’s Choice Loomix’s strong geographic presence in the western United States, it also extends our footprint into that important region for the beef and dairy industry.”

Kenneth Munsch, previously president of Cattleman’s Choice Loomix, will manage ADM Alliance Nutrition’s liquid feed business and has been named director, liquid feeds.

“Ken has unmatched industry acumen with 33 years of management experience in the liquid feed business. His leadership will be invaluable as we successfully integrate and grow the Loomix business with ADM Alliance Nutrition’s existing businesses,” said Myers.

“Our companies fit together well. We both have years of success and expert distribution networks that understand the importance of innovative products and outstanding customer service,” said Munsch. “We at Loomix are tremendously excited to join the ADM team.”