Alltech’s Global 500 kicks off today in Lexington, Kentucky. The event is an opportunity for progressive dairy and beef producers from all over the world to come together and discuss their toughest challenges. The agenda is full of interesting presentations, panel sessions and breakout discussion dinners.
With consummate speed the Food and Drug Administration has finally replied to the petition to restrict the use of non-therapeutic antibiotics in livestock production submitted in April 2005. The Citizen Petition was drafted by Environmental Defense, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Public Health Association, the Food Animal Concerns Trust and the Union of Concerned Scientist.
The Alltech Game Changing Team kicked off the third and final leg of Alltech's 24th Asia Pacific Lecture Tour on Monday, November 7th, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, before heading on to Malaysia yesterday for its second stop in Kuala Lumpur. The tour was opened with a video recording by Dr. Pearse Lyons who gave great insight into Alltech and the theme of the tour, "The Game Changers: Creative Concepts for Agribusiness".