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New Alltech Health and Wellness Seminar to Explore Food as Preventive Medicine; Will Lead into Alltech International Symposium

Dr. Patrick Wall, associate professor of public health in University College Dublin’s School of Public Health and Population Science, will be one of the featured expert speakers at Health and Wellness Through The Food Chain, a human health seminar offered by Alltech on Saturday, May 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration is open now and available on the Alltech Symposium website for $100.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – What if diet proves to be the strongest defense against a variety of human illnesses and diseases? What if we really focused on nutrition as the base of wellness? A Health and Wellness Seminar leading into the start of the 30th Annual Alltech International Symposium with the theme of “What If?” will explore these topics in depth.

Sanut becomes an Alltech Official Partner of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy

(pictured left to right): Mr. Juan Carlos Dávila, general manager of Alltech Central America; Mr. Miguel Lajara, president of Sanut; Flauntly Garrido, Dominican Republic reining rider; Carolina Orizondo, Dominican Republic reining rider and José Manuel Ramos, President of Dominican Republic  Equine Federation.
[SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic] –Sanut sealed its commitment to become an Alltech Official Partner of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy for the Dominican Republic. The celebration launch took place at El Embajador Hotel in Santo Domingo, and was attended by Sanut’s principal clients and press.

Two Journalists from Asia Pacific Take Home IFAJ-Alltech Young Leaders in Agricultural Journalism Award

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[BANGKOK] – Two regional young leaders in agricultural journalism were awarded last month for their talent in the field of composition with the IFAJ-Alltech Young Leaders in Agricultural Journalism Award. The award, which was given to a total of ten journalists around the world, supports the winners’ participation in the IFAJ Congress and in an intensive journalistic boot camp-style workshop which takes place this year September 2-3, prior to the IFAJ Congress in Scotland.

Waterford Institute of Technology Student Wins Alltech Innovation Competition for “Field Buddy”

Dr. Mark Lyons, vice president of corporate affairs, Alltech alongside Dr. Tony Woodcock, Waterford Institute of Technology, John Kennedy, winner of the Alltech Innovation Competition 2014, Constantin Gurdiev, economist and lecturer at Trinity College Dublin and Dr. Aoife Lyons, director of education initiatives at Alltech.
[Dunboyne, Ireland.] – Global animal health and nutrition company Alltech is delighted to announce the 2014 winner of the Alltech Innovation Competition hosted at its European headquarters, Dunboyne, Co. Meath. Waterford Institute of Technology student John Kennedy was awarded the overall prize for his outstanding competition entry - Field Buddy. The concept android app, Field Buddy, will allow farmers to avail of GPS technology when fertilising their fields. A total of six universities battled for the prize fund of €4,000 while runners-up each received a cheque for €1,000.

Alltech’s 30th Symposium Asks “What If” Africa Becomes the New Frontier for Agriculture and Business

Aidan Connolly, Alltech vice president, corporate accounts will chair the Africa session at the 30th Annual Alltech International Symposium in Lexington, Ky, USA, May 18-21 with the theme, “What If?”
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Africa is the greatest unexplored continent for the world of agriculture. Understanding risks and utilizing the tremendous opportunities that Africa can offer to the world’s food production and agribusiness investors will be examined during the 30th Annual Alltech International Symposium in Lexington, Ky., USA, from May 18-21.  In a new format for 2014, Symposium sessions will specifically focus on Crop Science, Life Sciences, Africa, Business and Technology, Modern Farming, and The Algae Opportunity by delving into “What If.”