June 14, 2005
[Serdan, Mexico] - Global animal health company Alltech recently received ISO 9001:2000 certification for its plant in Serdan, Mexico. The plant includes a state of the art solid-state fermentation facility, the first of its kind in North America. Alltech Serdan produces several Alltech products including De-Odorase ?, Allzyme? SSF, and Allzyme Vegpro?.
June 13, 2005
[LEXINGTON, KY.] - Alltech's 21st International Feed Industry Symposium drew to a close on Wednesday, 25th May 2005. More than 1,500 participants from 69 countries attended the three days of lectures, where industry leaders discussed new technologies for animal nutrition.Delegates attended species-specific lectures on pig, poultry, dairy and beef, equine, pet, aquaculture and food nutrition, where they were challenged to create new products and use innovative technology to elevate the future of the industry.
June 8, 2005
Kentucky's Governor Ernie Fletcher formally dedicated Alltech's new international headquarters in Lexington on June 8, 2005. Governor Fletcher, accompanied by Alltech President and Founder Dr. Pearse Lyons, Mrs. Deirdre Lyons and Alltech CFO Nathan Hohman, cut the ribbon on the 56,000-square-foot building.
May 23, 2005
[Lexington, KY] - The Food and Drug Administration recently gave Alltech a letter of non-objection for the use of Sel-Plex? in the diets of sheep and goats. This follows a similar letter from the FDA to Dr. Karl Dawson, Alltech director of worldwide research, which states the FDA's non-objection to the use of selenium yeast in the diets of poultry, swine, dairy, beef, and equine diets.
May 23, 2005
[Lexington, KY] - Participants at Alltech's Annual Feed Industry Symposium were introduced to and updated on some of the most creative and innovative research going on in the feed and food industries today. Held May 23-25, in Lexington, Kentucky, the symposium opened with Alltech President Dr. Pearse Lyons challenging the industry to embrace the New Realities of our current business environment and take advantage of solutions coming out of the scientific arena.