Alltech Brings Positive Message of Agriculture to France

John Davis

While usually focused on their producer customers, Alltech is also reaching out to the average consumer who might be picking up the ultimate products of their animal agriculture at the grocery store. To that end, at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Caen, France, the company had the Alltech Experience pavilion to give consumers more information about the food …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Audio, Equine

Dinner Discussion Turns to Crop Quality at Alltech Conference

John Davis

One of the highlights of the annual conferences Alltech puts on is the dinner discussions portion of the program. At the most recent Alltech Global Dairy & Beef Conference in Deauville, France, Chuck caught up with Robert Walker, Alltech’s Crop Science Division, who led a discussion dinner on crop yields and quality of crop yields. “We’re driving crop yields, but …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Audio, Beef, corn, Dairy

Alltech’s Formula for Success: E=P+S

John Davis

All livestock producers are looking for that formula for success. Our friends at Alltech believe that success is most likely attained when farmers and ranchers apply good environmental practices that boost their economical gains. At the recent Alltech Global Dairy & Beef Conference in Deauville, France, Chuck talked with Kevin Tuck, Managing Director of Alltech Technology Center, Ireland about Alltech’s …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Audio, Beef, Dairy

Alltech: Big Data to Revolutionize Livestock Production

John Davis

We’ve heard a lot about “Big Data” and how it is helping row crop farmers get more out of every acre of land. But at the Alltech Global Dairy & Beef Conference in Deauville, France, they’re talking about how it is now changing how the livestock sector contributes to the food chain. “We’re starting to collect large amounts of data,” …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Audio, Beef, Dairy

Meeting with Dr. Lyons

Chuck Zimmerman

Dr. Pearse Lyons and Dr. Mark Lyons took the stage this morning at the Alltech Global Dairy & Beef Conference. I had the opportunity to speak with both of them together during a break. Dr. Pearse Lyons says they used to call this the Global 500 but attendance has continued to grow beyond that number. There are dairy farmers here …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Animal Health, Audio, Beef

Getting Started with Alltech in France

Chuck Zimmerman

The Alltech Global Dairy & Beef Conference got underway with a very tasty reception at the Centre International Deauville. Dr. Pearse Lyons welcomed us to France and then introduced some world class music. The food here in Deauville is awesome. We had some great hamburgers at the reception. I am sure it was some local Normandy beef! But that was …

Agribusiness, Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Auctions

Ready for Alltech Global Dairy & Beef

Chuck Zimmerman

Hello from Paris AgWired fans. I just arrived and am waiting on a shuttle to the Alltech Global Dairy & Beef in Deauville, France. This year’s event kicks off with a reception this evening (after I have a nap!). In addition to attending this event I will also be spending a day at the 2014 Normandy Alltech FEI World Equestrian …

Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Animal Health, Beef, Dairy

Going to Alltech Global Beef & Dairy

Chuck Zimmerman

In just a few weeks I’ll be on the agriblogging highway to France prior to the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists Congress in Scotland. Thank you Alltech for bringing me to the Normandy region for their annual Global Dairy and Beef Conference and the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. During the recent Ag Media Summit I visited with Alltech’s Ann …

Alltech, Alltech Global Dairy/Beef, Audio

Alltech Humanitarian Award to Lopez Lomong

Jamie Johansen

The Alltech Humanitarian Award was presented this morning to Lopez Lomong, a South Sudanese-born American track and field athlete. Dr. Pearse Lyons presented the award at “What If?” the 30th Annual Alltech International Symposium in Lexington, Kentucky, USA, from May 18-21. One of the Lost Boys of Sudan, Lomong was separated from his family at age six when he was …

Agribusiness, Alltech, award