Alltech Collaborates with Chinese, Irish Dairies

Kelly Marshall

A recent meeting of members of the Chinese dairy industry and figures in Irish agriculture was held at Alltech‘s European headquarters in County Meath.  The purpose was to encourage collaboration between the two countries, especially as it relates to dairy.  Currently Ireland is hosting students from the China Agricultural University in Beijing to teach them the differences in grass-based verses …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Dairy, Milk

Alltech Recruiting Grads for Career Program

Kelly Marshall

Alltech is recruiting recent graduates to apply for the fourth annual Alltech Corporate Career Development Program.  Graduates with a bachelor’s or master’s degree programs are invited to apply now through September 30.  The program begins in February of 2016. Exciting opportunities are available for 10 high-calibre university graduates hoping to work with experts in the fields of science, aquaculture, agriculture, …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Intern, International

Alltech Presents Student Research Award

Jamie Johansen

Alltech presented the 32nd Alltech Student Research manuscript to Xi Chen (XiXi) during the 104th annual Poultry Science Association (PSA) meeting in Louisville, Kentucky, July 27-30. The daughter of two animal nutrition professors, Chen was born and raised in Sichuan, China. She came to the U.S. in 2008 and received her bachelor’s degree in animal sciences from Purdue University in …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Education, Poultry, Research

Alltech Sponsors 1st Mineral Event at PSA Meeting

Jamie Johansen

Alltech sponsored the first ever mineral symposium titled, “Changing Insight into the Role of Trace Minerals,” at the annual Poultry Science Association (PSA) meeting, held in Louisville, Kentucky, July 27-30. This symposium reflected on the broad range of new information about trace elements and suggested several ways of putting this science to good use in building broiler, breeder, layer and …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Animal Health, Mineral, Nutrition, Poultry

Alltech Webinar on Mycotoxins in Summer Months

Jamie Johansen

Alltech will be hosting a webinar titled,”Walking the Fields.” Join Dr. Max Hawkins, nutritionist, Alltech Mycotoxin Management Team, as he presents the latest information on the summer crop outlook and pre-harvest conditions. The webinar will take place Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 1pm ET. To reserve a spot for the webinar, register here. Summer weather conditions across North America have …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Feed, Nutrition, Webinar

Alltech Invests in #AgMedia

Jamie Johansen

Alltech believes that the leaders of tomorrow are worth investing in today, which is why they celebrated their third year of sponsoring the Livestock Publications Council (LPC) Forrest Bassford Student Award at the 2015 Ag Media Summit. The award honors excellence, professionalism and leadership among students. Each year, following a competitive application process, the LPC Student Award Program presents four …

Ag Media Summit, Alltech, Audio, Education

Alltech Recognizes First Dairy Hero in China

Jamie Johansen

Alltech recognized Robert Erhard, former general manager at the Nestlé Dairy Farming Institute, as the first recipient of the Alltech China Dairy Hero award. Alltech launched the program to recognize dairy farmers who go above and beyond the call of duty. The Dairy Heroes program, which honors the important role dairy farmers have in feeding a growing global population, was …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Dairy

Alltech Buys Norwegian Companies

John Davis

Global animal health and nutrition leader Alltech has expanded its European operations. This company news release says Alltech bought Norwegian Produs AS and Produs Aqua AS, family-owned and operated agriculture and aqua industries businesses. Produs and Produs Aqua are Alltech’s ninth and tenth acquisitions respectively, a development that will mean continued innovative, customized and quality products, programs, services and on-farm …

Agribusiness, Alltech, International

Alltech Features 15 Research Abstracts at 2015 JAM

Jamie Johansen

Alltech, global animal health and nutrition leader, will showcase 15 abstracts at the Joint Annual Meeting (JAM) of the American Dairy Science Association (ADSA) and the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) in Orlando, Florida, from July 12-16. “This year’s abstracts highlight Alltech’s continued commitment and partnership with academia to find innovative strategies and applicable on-farm data,” said Dr. Karl …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Dairy, Research

Beat the Heat with Feed Management Webinar

Jamie Johansen

Alltech is hosting a webinar with Dr. John K. Bernard, University of Georgia. He will share his experiences and deliver insights on ration adjustments and how to implement effective feed management during periods of heat stress. The webinar will take place on Thursday July, 2 at 11am ET. Register online. Heat stress often decreases milk yield, reproductive efficiency and immunity …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Feed