June 19, 2006
[Lexington, KY] - Kentucky Governor Ernie Fletcher and Alltech President and Founder Dr. Pearse Lyons announced that global animal health company Alltech will be the title sponsor of the 2010 Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI) Games, a sponsorship valued at $10 million. The Alltech FEI Games(TM) will be held from September 20 - October 3, 2010, at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky, USA.
May 5, 2006
[ Lexington , KY ] - The shrimp industry has undergone many changes in the past five years with the impact of food safety issues, the introduction of Penaeus (Litopenaeus) vannamei into Asia and the price pressures on exported shrimp. Alltech is proud to collaborate for the second successive year with the Network of Aquaculture Centers in Asia-Pacific (NACA) to hold its next ?EUR~Shrimp Health Management Training Workshop' for producers and professionals from 24-29 July, 2006 in Thailand.
May 3, 2006
[Lexington, Kentucky] -Global animal health company Alltech plans to give participants at the World Pork Expo a "Guide to Natural Pig Production." Alltech, which has provided natural solutions to the feed and food industries since 1980, will once again host a booth dedicated to pig nutrition at the World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa, June 8-10.? This year's booth will showcase three of Alltech's products: Sel-Plex?, Bioplex? Trace Minerals and Bio-Mos?.
April 24, 2006
[Lexington, KY] - Until recently, beef cattle producers around the world have relied heavily on the use of antibiotic growth promoters (AGPs) in order to treat scours in their operations. On January 1, 2006, the European Union put into effect a total ban on AGPs in feed, and while the FDA has not implemented this regulation, many US beef producers have begun to incorporate alternative feeding strategies.
April 24, 2006
[Lexington, Kentucky] - Professor Peter Ferket of North Carolina State University, USA, has been awarded the 2006 Alltech Medal of Excellence. For the past 16 years, Alltech has presented a Medal of Excellence Award to a scientist for his or her exceptional research into natural and advanced solutions in animal health. The medal was presented to Professor Ferket at the opening of Alltech's Annual Feed Industry Symposium, in Lexington, Kentucky, USA, on Monday, April 24th, 2006.