Earlier this year Yahoo’s Education site published a list of “useless” college degrees. Agriculture was at the top of the list. Animal Science came in fourth and Horticulture was number 5. The list is based on conclusions made by Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., author of "The 10 Best College Majors for Your Personality." He analyzed and interpreted U.S. Department of Labor statistics.
Deirdre Lyons, Alltech's Director of Corporate Image and wife of founder Pearse Lyons, received a citation from the Kentucky Senate last month. Senator Tom Buford presented Mrs. Lyons with the citation in Frankfort. The citation honored Alltech for being a business-award recipient in the 2011-2012 Governor's Awards in the Arts.
Dr. S. Haladi of Alltech Canada, in conjunction with scientists at the University of Guelph, Ontario, has introduced a toxicity index to quantify the predicted pathogenicity of combinations of mycotoxins which may be present in feed.
Dr. Pearse Lyons, Alltech announces the first ever Alltech Graduate Program
Today Alltech begins the search for 20 hungry, ambitious and passionate young minds to join our talented team. The Alltech Graduate Program was officially announced by Dr. Pearse Lyons to attract budding Bachelor, Masters and Doctoral graduates at a time when economic and employment opportunities are diminished.