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FEED MANAGEMENT: Mycotoxin Testing: A Primer

The following article serves as a mycotoxin testing refresher, exploring technology developments and a general overview of when and how feed millers would test their products and ingredients.

AQUACULTURE ASIA PACIFIC: Fishmeal and fish oil shortage: consider algae

Alltech's applications nutrition specialist, Alex Tsappis, wrote an essay in Aquaculture Asia Pacific regarding the potential of algae to sustainably replace fishmeal and fish oil as a means for omega-3 fatty acids, EPA and DHA. 


Alltech Chief Marketing Officer, Catherine Keogh explains Alltech's sponsorship of the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy from a marketing perspective, highlighting the benefits of the company's sponsorship of the 2010 Games in Lexington, Kentucky, and what to expect from Normandy. 

If in Doubt, Barrel Age It: A Look into the Vast Barrel Aging Program of Alltech's Lexington Brewing Co.

Erin Russell of gives readers an inside, behind-the-scenes look at Alltech Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co., and just how the palate-pleasing one-of-a-kind Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale® is made. 

LEXINGTON FAMILY: Can DHA Mitigate the Symptoms of ADHD?

At Alltech's 30th Annual International Symposium, clinical psychologist and director of the Alltech Career Development Program, Dr. Aoife Lyons, made a presentation that suggested that the natural supplement DHA might help treat ADHD. Lexington Family Magazine reports on her findings, and what this may mean for the future of algae. 

FEI FOCUS: The Top 10 Reasons to Visit the Alltech Pavilion

FEI Focus goes behind the scenes of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy and gives readers a sneak-peek into the exciting attractions of the Alltech Pavilion where Alltech will showcase the elements of its core business in animal nutrition. 

IRISH TIMES: Giving Back, Dr. Pearse Lyons

Alltech's president and founder Dr. Pearse Lyons, who was born in Ireland, moved to the U.S. and started Alltech with $10,000. Now the company has a turnover of more than $1 billion a year. This special July 4 feature celebrates the business and economic links between Ireland and the United States, and Dr. Lyons' success as an American entrepreneur. 

HORSETALK: The Record-Breaking Numbers of WEG 2014

Horsetalk reports on the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ in Normandy by the numbers, to give readers an idea of the massive scale of the event. The 2014 Games are set to be the biggest yet, with a record number of competitors and a record number of nations set to compete. 

IFAMR: A GLIMPSE into the Future, A Lens Through Which to Consider 'Africa's Rising'

By 2050, there will be two billion more people living on the African continent. GLIMPSE™, an acronym that was introduced in 2012, identifies the seven biggest obstacles to providing enough food to feed the growing population. In this journal, Alltech vice president of corporate accounts, Aidan J. Connolly, reviews the GLIMPSE™ challenges specifically in an African context, examining how they apply and in what ways agribusiness can contribute to meeting those challenges.

WORLD POULTRY: Seed, Weed and Feed Favoured Over Antibiotics

World Poultry documents the experience of one Scottish broiler grower, Gerard Western, who is using Alltech's "Seed, weed and feed" program to improve bird health, increase profit margins and reduce antibotic dependency. The progam is a collaboration between Alltech UK, St. David's Poultry Veterinary Team and water specialists LMS.