June 27, 2005
Alltech are pleased to announce that the Alltech manufacturing facilities in Ireland and the UK have been granted the Feed Additives and Premixtures Quality System (FAMI-QS) approval. The FAMI-QS is a certifiable code that fully integrates the principles of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Hazard Analysis at Critical Control Points (HACCP), in order to comply with the market and legislative requirements for greater feed safety.
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] - Global animal health company, Alltech, recently announced plans to begin construction of a $17.7 million solid-state fermentation plant in Springfield, the heart of Kentucky's agriculture sector. Supported by grants from the Commonwealth of Kentucky, construction on the plant will begin immediately.