November 15, 2006
[Dublin, Ireland] -- Commercial availability of effective organic selenium supplements in the EU could open up a new era of added value food products for livestock farmers throughout the region, according to nutrition researcher and consultant Dr. Peter Surai.
November 2, 2006
[Lexington, Kentucky] -- Global animal health company Alltech will host a Mycotoxin Awareness meeting on November 14 in Middlebury, Indiana.? Local dairy producers will have the opportunity to learn more about toxic metabolites found in stored grain, forage, silage and even in pasture grasses.
November 1, 2006
[Lexington, Kentucky] -- More than 40 nutritionists, distillers, feed mill managers, journalists, and production managers gathered at Alltech on October 23 and 24 to discuss the ever-increasing role that dried distillers' grains with solubles (DDGS) will play in animal agriculture.? Between current technology limitations and President George W. Bush's "30 in 30" mandate, which challenges the United States to provide 30% of its fuels through biofuels by 2030, grains to feed our animals will be in higher demand.
October 20, 2006
[Lexington, Kentucky] -- Alltech, in conjunction with the University of Kentucky, has published the first annual report of the Alltech-University of Kentucky Nutrition Research Alliance at Coldstream Research Farm.? This partnership, formed in 2004, has resulted in one Ph.D. dissertation, four scientific journal articles, nine scientific posters, and 25 scientific abstracts in its first full year of operation.
October 16, 2006
[Lexington, Kentucky] -- Alltech will hold its European Pet Food Seminar titled "Novel Nutritional Strategies -- Delivering the petfood future," on Thursday, November 9, 2006, at its European Bioscience Center in Dunboyne, Co. Meath, Ireland.? The seminar is a unique opportunity for industry professionals to learn about and discuss the link between human trends and pet nutrition. Speakers for the event include: