March 26, 2010
[Lexington, KENTUCKY] - ?Pork producers have been hit by a combination of damaging circumstances such as limited supply of feed, waterlogged fields resulting in mycotoxin-contaminated raw materials, high overhead costs and reduced export demand. The culmination of these has resulted in one of the toughest global economic periods, with US industry groups estimating sector leaders have accumulated over 1 billion dollars in loses.
March 26, 2010
[Lexington, KENTUCKY] - ?Aquatic proteins are shaping up to become a major source of protein in an industry where grain supplies are becoming scarce. Alltech's 26th International Animal Health and Nutrition Symposium will look at this potential role, and also provide research and analysis of recent nutritional breakthroughs, and what they mean for aquaculture.
March 25, 2010
Tickets to the Prestigious Championships Now Available??
March 19, 2010
[Lexington, KENTUCKY] - The recent Toyota recall has once again reopened the debate on traceability, accountability and the necessity to have an appropriate crisis management system in place. The agri-feed industry is no stranger to these topics and indeed the Irish pork industry is still bouncing back from one of the most recent crises to affect our industry. Over a year later, the first page of a Google search of the keywords 'Irish Pork' results in articles solely on the dioxin crisis. Where is the positive story?
March 11, 2010
[Lexington, KY] - Alltech is handing the reins over to creative elementary students in Fayette, Jessamine, Scott, and Woodford County schools. The Alltech Creative Scholar Program, initiated today, will award students with general admission tickets to the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.