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Three Equestrian Journalists to Travel to Normandy Through Alltech Hoof Beats Media Competition

Lesley Ward, Hoofbeats Winner, with Dr. Pearse Lyons and Norman at the Alltech Press Dinner.
[CAEN, France] – Three exceptional journalists, including two Americans, will soon see the lush farmland, dramatic coastline and historic landmarks of the Normandy region when they cover the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy this summer, having been named recipients of the Alltech “Hoof Beats” media awards. Members of the International Alliance of Equestrian Journalists (IAEJ) and Alltech officials selected Hoof Beats winners from a pool of international finalists.

FuturFry Concept Wins University of Louisville the 2014 Alltech Innovation Competition

Founded in 1980 by Dr. Pearse Lyons, Alltech improves the health and performance of people, animals and plants through natural nutrition and scientific innovation. With more than 3,000 employees and a presence in 128 countries, the company has developed a strong regional presence in Europe, North America, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. For further information, visit For media assets, visit
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Derby, bourbon and fried chicken are synonymous with Kentucky to many people internationally, and it was an idea capitalizing on the fried chicken cooking method and Kentucky’s prowess in the restaurant industry that took home first place and $10,000 in the second annual Alltech Innovation Competition. The event drew business venture ideas from eight Kentucky universities.

Media Advisory: Eight Universities Set to Battle Saturday in Alltech Innovation Competition

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WHAT:  In 2013, three Kentucky universities rose to Alltech President Dr. Pearse Lyons’ challenge – for $20,000, which school team could put forward the best plan for creating jobs in the Commonwealth, particularly Eastern Kentucky.

Tickets on Sale Now for Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fest; Last Day for Early Bird Tickets

Alltech is hosting the inaugural Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fest at the Lexington Convention Center in downtown Lexington, Ky. on Saturday, May 17 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. The region’s largest craft beer and food festival will give attendees the opportunity to sample more than 120 beers brewed by 40 breweries from across the United States, as well as artisan food samples from local and international food vendors. Visit for more information or to purchase advance tickets.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – As the craft beer industry experiences unprecedented growth, Alltech is hosting the region’s largest craft beer and food festival Saturday, May 17 in downtown Lexington, Kentucky. The inaugural Alltech Craft Brews and Food Fest will take place at the Lexington Convention Center from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Alltech Expands India Operations with New Office in Kolkata

(From left to right) Bishwajit Roy, regional manager, Alltech East India; Nilay Prasad, marketing manager, Alltech South Asia; Dr. Aman Sayed, general manager, Alltech South Asia; Gautam Bhadra, business manager, Alltech East India and Nepal; Samir Ranjan, assistant manager,  Alltech Kolkata Office and Warehouse; Matthew Smith, regional manager, Alltech Asia Pacific have cut the ribbon at the official inaugurating ceremony in Kolkata.
[KOLKATA, India] – Global animal nutrition and health leader Alltech has officially opened its second regional Indian office in Kolkata. The brand new building, which also includes a 7,000-square-foot warehouse, will be used as a support center for the company’s business operations in East and Northeast India as well as Nepal.