December 24, 2013
[QUITO, Ecuador] –PRONACA, producer of Derby equine feed, has become the Alltech Official Partner in Ecuador of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy. This partnership provides PRONACA with a wide range of marketing benefits. PRONACA will activate a merchandising and promotional campaign across their equine feed range, Derby, giving their customers in Ecuador the opportunity to participate in the enthusiasm leading up to the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy, which begin August 23.
December 20, 2013
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – The energy was electric as gutsy singers reached the last high notes of Handel’s “Hallelujah” chorus at the 8th Annual Alltech Celebration of Song. The program was presented by the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre on Dec. 15 to a packed crowd at the historic Victorian Square in downtown Lexington.
December 20, 2013
[LONDON] – Under the gaze of an enthusiastic full house at Olympia, The London International Horse Show, Italian Luca Maria Moneta leapt to victory and claimed the Alltech Christmas Puissance title for 2013.
Surprisingly, this is Moneta’s first puissance win and quite a win it was with him clearing the 7ft 2in jump in the final round. After going head-to-head with one of Britain’s top riders, Guy Williams on grey mare Richi Rich III, in round five, Luca’s gallant nine-year-old mare Quovo de Vains made it through to the final round.
December 17, 2013
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Once a buzzword in the biofuel industry, algae are gaining attention for their application to the feed and food industries as a highly sustainable source of protein and DHA omega-3 enrichment. As such, Alltech is continuing to expand its algal DHA plant in Winchester, Ky., USA, one of only two plants in the world commercially producing a high-DHA heterotrophic microalgae. The facility, which is capable of producing approximately 15,000 tons of algae, has already been updated since its opening in early 2011.
December 13, 2013
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Together, with the FEI, Alltech, a leader in optimal animal health, nutrition and performance, celebrates its allegiance to the horse today with the equestrian community around the world. The FEI has proposed that December 13 be designated the International Day of the Horse, paying homage to horses’ contribution to the global economy, cultural heritage and sport. It is hoped that the official designation will be granted by the United Nations in 2014, quite appropriately the Chinese Year of the Horse.