February 25, 2011
[Lexington, KY] - Alltech, a global leader in natural animal nutrition, has concluded its first annual International Algae Conference, Algae: The Growth Platform. Held February 22-24 in Lexington, Kentucky, the invitation-only event drew 60 attendees from as far away as Australia and Europe.
February 23, 2011
[Lexington, KY] - Alltech, a global leader in natural animal nutrition, cut the ribbon on its $200 million Alltech Algae plant in Winchester, Kentucky. Alltech Algae is a state-of-the-art algae fermentation facility that was acquired in 2010 from Martek Bioscience Corporation for approximately $14 million and has been renovated in the past few months to begin in April as one of the largest algae production sites in the world.
February 22, 2011
[Lexington, KY] - Just days following Haiti's devastating earthquake on January 12, 2010, Alltech began its work to help rebuild the country through tangible, long-term investment. Within 48 hours of the quake's cessation, Dr. Pearse Lyons, president and founder of Alltech, was in Haiti identifying opportunities for the company's involvement, and the Alltech Sustainable Haiti Project was swiftly launched.
February 21, 2011
[Lexington, KY] -?? With the increase in population mankind has experienced over the 20th century and into the 21st, the agricultural industry faces a major challenge in the next 40 years - continuing tofeed the world. Today, more people live below the "hunger line" than in the 1800s yet global food demand is expected to double by 2050 as the world population moves toward its apex.
February 10, 2011
[Lexington, KY] - Whether in sports competition or the game of life, there are turning points that elevate the underdog to victory, redefining the anonymous as the unforgettable. In the face of mounting challenges, how does one identify and seize these pivotal moments to create a catalyst for success?