Sedona Labs has introduced Colostrum Nourish Natural, which contains 100% pure New Zealand colostrum. This product is free of hormones, antibiotics and steroids. It contains the same nutrients and growth factors that may help support normal cellular renewal in adults.
260 Justin Dr., Cottonwood, AZ 86326-4180, www.sedonalabs.com
 

Bluebonnet Nutrition had added to its line of amino acids with BCAAs Vcaps, which offer 3,000 mg per serving of “pure, vegetarian-sourced branched chain amino acids, L-leucine, L-isoleucine and L-valine from Ajinomoto.” The company says its high-quality, amino acids help support muscular health and repair in athletes.

Jarrow Formulas announces the launch of Vitamin D3 5,000 IU, which contains the cholecalciferol form of vitamin D. Jarrow Formula’s Vitamin D3 is highly bioavailable, says the company, and aids in bone, immune and cellular health.
SRP: $12.95
1824 S. Robertson Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90035,
www.jarrow.com
 

NBTY

Ronkonkoma, NY; Park City, UT—Supplement powerhouses NBTY and Nutraceutical Corporation have recently made some merger/acquisition news.

 

alfalfa

Washington, D.C.—Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR) were joined by 49 other representatives and five other senators to urge the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to retain the regulated status of genetically engineered (GE) alfalfa.

livestock

Washington, D.C.—FDA has issued a draft guidance advising more judicious use of antibiotics in food-producing livestock, stating that antibiotic overuse in this manner is a “serious threat” to public health.

Alfalfas

Boulder, CO—On June 21, A-M Holdings, LCC, received approval from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to acquire the Whole Foods Market branch located on Broadway in Boulder. The store is the original site of Alfalfa’s Market .

 

cleaners

Rockville, MD—As more and more consumers are beginning to recognize the benefits of a sustainable lifestyle, manufacturers of household cleaners are learning that they too need to join the eco-friendly revolution.

Prairie Village, KS—A recent life cycle inventory (LCI) study has shown that recycling polyethylene terephthalate (PET) and high-density polyethylene (HDPE), two leading household and beverage plastics, can make a tremendous difference. The research, performed by Franklin Associates, an assessment firm based here, shows that recycling can lead to considerable “reductions in energy consumption, solid waste generation and greenhouse gas emissions.”