[Updated 3/23/2020] More than 100 years ago, Barrow-Agee Laboratories was founded on a strong set of core values — the first and foremost being safety. Every year since then, we have followed and operated on those values. In light of that commitment, we wanted to take this opportunity to share what we’re doing for our employees and our customers to ensure everyone remains safe and healthy as the COVID-19 situation continues to develop.
About six months ago, we announced that Barrow-Agee had invested in upgrading our LIMS to the WinLIMS system, which would allow us to better serve our customers and improve the delivery of results on-time, every time. I would like to extend my sincerest gratitude for your patience during this LIMS update project. It was a significant upgrade to our lab’s technology and has been quite an undertaking.
What Are the USDA Grain Grading Standards?
USDA grain grading and commodity standards are put into place to measure levels of value and quality for agricultural commodities. These are commonly utilized to assess the quality of various agriculture products such as grain, rice, corn, beans, and others. Read more
It’s Time for Our End of Year Laboratory Review
Barrow-Agee Laboratories continued to make investments in 2019 to support our commitment to meeting our customers’ needs for high-quality results, on-time every time. Our technology is taking a step forward to improve processes and customer service, we’ve brought on new and experienced talent, and we have extended training to reinforce what we need to do to better our customers’ experiences. Here’s our end-of-the-year laboratory review.
November 18, 2019 — Memphis, Tennessee — Barrow-Agee Laboratories, a Memphis, Tennessee-based laboratory testing services provider, is pleased to announce the hiring of Lisa Leier as its new Lab Director.
If you have been keeping up with the latest industry news, you have probably already heard that pork exported outside of the United States, such as to countries like China, can no longer contain ractopamine.
About Our New Laboratory Information Management System
The future of better customer service is here! As Barrow-Agee Laboratories continues to show its commitment to high-quality customer service and delivering timely test results, we are proud to announce we have made another capital investment to help support our growth to better serve our customers. Barrow-Agee recently began the process of integrating an updated Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS), the new WinLims software platform, which will enable us to deliver the highest level of quality customer service you deserve.
In August, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) released its findings for the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) compliance activities. The activities were conducted between 2016-2018 and involved the voluntary transition from changing all over-the-counter (OTC) medically important antimicrobial drugs used in animal feed to VFD marketing status.
August 27, 2019 — Memphis, Tennessee — Barrow-Agee Laboratories, a Memphis, Tennessee-based laboratory testing services provider, has announced Greg Crosby as its new Chief Financial Officer.
Quality assurance for a product is of top priority, especially when it’s directly related to a customer. This is especially true when it comes to a product that will be consumed.