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Alltech to host Crop Science Seminar at European Headquarters

Robert Walker, Alltech Inc., Nicholasville, KY, USA, discusses the five biggest threats to plant growth and yields at the Alltech 30th Symposium in Lexington, Kentucky, USA.
[DUNBOYNE, Ireland.] – Alltech will host a Crop Science seminar on 26 June, 2014 to announce their significant investment into a crop science research programme based at their European Headquarters in Dunboyne, Co. Meath, Ireland. The seminar will provide interested parties with an opportunity to increase their knowledge on crop production practices, allowing them to see firsthand the research that Alltech Crop Science is currently developing.

World Famous Kentucky Bourbon Beer Arrives in Hungary

Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale® is now available on the Hungarian market from Alltech Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co. Thanks to a unique production process, notes of Kentucky bourbon whiskey are featured in this specialty beer, which is aged for up to six weeks in freshly decanted bourbon barrels from some of Kentucky’s finest distilleries.
[BUDAPEST, Hungary] – Available in capital cities around the world, including Tokyo, Shanghai, New York and Dublin, the award-winning Kentucky® Ale family of beers has arrived in Hungary. Hungarian beer fans can try a snifter of the popular Kentucky® Bourbon Barrel Ale, the flagship craft beer from Alltech Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co., at the Jozsefvaros Beer Festival in Budapest on the 20-22 June, 2014.

Alltech Builds Algae Plant, Expands Production in Latin America

Dr. Mark Lyons, vice president for corporate affairs at Alltech, shares the company’s expansion plans for the Latin American market Wednesday at Alltech’s celebration to mark the beginning of construction on an algae plant in São Pedro do Ivaí, Paraná State, Brazil.
[SAO PEDRO, Brazil] – Within the framework of an expansion strategy for the Latin American region, Alltech, a global animal health and nutrition leader, commenced construction this week on an algae production plant on the same premises as Alltech Sao Pedro, the largest yeast plant for animal nutrition in the world. This new $63 million investment in Brazil will generate more than 200 direct and indirect jobs, and it will increase Alltech’s Latin America production by 58 percent.   

Connemara Golf Course Introduces New Executive Chef, Expanded Menu and Staff at Bill’s Saloon

Thanks to its first full-time executive chef, hungry patrons can now enjoy an expanded menu at Bill’s Saloon, located at Connemara Golf Course in the 1840s plantation house on the grounds. The course is just minutes south of Lexington in Nicholasville, Kentucky and Bill’s Saloon is open for lunch daily to the public from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekdays and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekends.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Thanks to the addition of its first full-time executive chef, hungry patrons can now enjoy an expanded, updated menu at Bill’s Saloon, located at Connemara Golf Course in Nicholasville, Kentucky. Savoring a salmon salad or housemade pulled pork sandwich against the backdrop of an1840s plantation house and the rolling hills of an emerald-green golf course is a treat that both golfers and business professionals on their lunch break alike can enjoy.

Normandy, France to Host Alltech Global Dairy & Beef 2014

Global Dairy & Beef 2013 saw more than 760 attendees from over 50 countries representing 5 million cattle attend the RDS, Dublin, Ireland.  Additional high-resolution photos of the 2013 Alltech Global Dairy & Beef are available for direct download at Please select Global500 category from the left-side menu.
[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – The seventh edition of Alltech’s Global Dairy & Beef is returning to Europe this Aug. 30 – Sept. 2 in the Centre International de Deauville (CID), Normandy, France. Alltech’s Global Dairy & Beef forum is held annually and brings together some of the most progressive dairy and beef producers from around the world to enable them to network, share experiences and discuss plans for the year ahead.