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FEED NAVIGATOR: Alltech Feed Additive Can Improve Weight Gain in Goats and Sheep Says EFSA

Feed Navigator reports that the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has approved the use of Yea-Sacc® in the feed of goats, sheep and buffaloes to improve their weights. The yeast-based product is a gut flora stabilizer and is currently authorized for use in the diets of horses, cattle for fattening, dairy cows and calves in the EU. 

PORK NETWORK: China’s Road to Prosperity

This article in PORK Network outlines challenges the Chinese swine industry faces, as well as the opportunities that exist for companies to do business in China. It features commentary by Dr. Mark Lyons from the Alltech China Summit. 

ALBERTA BEEF MAGAZINE: John Schooten and Sons Feedyard

Alltech customers, John and Patty Schooten of John Schooten and Sons Feedyard, share their farming success story with Alberta Beef Magazine in this feature. They highlight the benefits of using Alltech's Bio-Mos®, which they say improves their cows' gut health and more.

APPALOOSA JOURNAL: Looking Forward to the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 in Normandy

The Appaloosa Journal provides a sneak peek into the excitement that is to come at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy. August 23 to September 7. 

KEENELAND MAGAZINE: Les Jeux: 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games Will Have a French Flavor

Keeneland Magazine highlights the unique equine traditions, idyllic landscape, and diverse attractions of Normandy, France, which will serve as the backdrop for the upcoming Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy.

PROGRESSIVE CATTLEMAN: DHA: From Foal to Performance Horse

Walking down the aisle of a grocery store, chances are you will find an “excellent source of omega-3” on product labels from eggs to dog food. While consumers have some idea of the health benefits of essential fatty acids, they may not have an idea of the health implications for themselves and their animals. Progressive Cattleman published this article written by Alltech research project manager, Kristen M. Brennan, discussing the nutrition-packed nutrient, omega-3 DHA.

FEED INTERNATIONAL: Managing Poultry Gut Health Without Antibiotics

Feed International publishes an article written by Professor Stephen Collett of the University of Georgia, who has served as a guest speaker at Alltech's Symposium in the past, discussing how to best optimize poultry performance in antibiotic-free production systems.

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER: Alltech's Irish distillery goes Gothic with restoration of Anglican church

Kentucky's Lexington Herald-Leader announces Alltech will turn the former Anglican church, St. James Church, in Dublin, Ireland into an Irish distillery in coming years.

THE EXAMINER: Sponsoring the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 in Normandy the Alltech Way

"Too often companies sponsor events thinking that their name associated with the event is the key. However, paying for a sponsorship is step No. 1. Activating that sponsorship is what unlocks the door," writes The Examiner. This article highlights Alltech's sponsorship of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2010 in Lexington, Ky. 

THE HORSE: What is Nutrigenomics?

The Horse magazine interviews Alltech's Kristen Brennan, Ph.D., project leader for equine nutrition and animal nutrigenomics. She explains the study of nutrigenomics, and how researchers at Alltech are working to measure what genes are turned on or off in response to the feeding of certain nutrients.