Mar 15

Global Tonnage of Animal Feed

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Alltech's Global Feed Summary

Aidan Connolly, VP of Alltech describes the Global Feed Summary that Alltech conducted during 2011 and released early in 2012.

Last year Aidan Connolly asked colleagues in Alltech's offices worldwide to help create a report on the global tonnage of animal feed produced. With offices and distributors in 128 countries he was able to put together a very comprehensive summary. That's not to say that it was easy. Data was collected from thousands of feed mills and manufacturers and compiled into totals for species, countries and regions.


Mar 15

Animal Agriculture Allies at IPE

Animal Agriculture Allies at IPE Kay Johnson Smith President Animal Ag Alliance

Livestock producers are under attack. Activist groups like the Humane Society of the United States and PETA are actively working to erode public opinion of animal agriculture and meat, milk and egg consumption. Furthermore, they lobby for additional regulations that will drive up food prices. Similar efforts in Europe have resulted in higher food prices. However, consumer preferences have not changed. The end result is increased importation and a loss of food security.


Jan 30

Why is Agriculture Growing?

Categories: Agriculture, IPE, Poultry
Why is Agriculture Growing?

Many industries are still struggling to bounce back from the economic downturn of 2008. The agriculture industry seems to be experiencing real growth. Of course there are some sectors that are still depressed but overall things are looking up.

In this short video Pearse Lyons provides his thoughts on agriculture’s recent upturn.

Dr Lyons at IPE 2012

An interview with Dr. Pearse Lyons at the 2012 International Poultry Expo on the economic outlet for the Agriculture industry.


Jan 26

Pathway to Poultry Profits

Pathway to Poultry Profits Dr. Lyons speaking at the Alltech Breakfast Meeting at IPE

Alltech’s Annual Breakfast Meeting at the International Poultry Expo is a chance for members of the poultry industry to sit down together and discuss the most important events from the previous year and trends that they will face in the future.



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