January 23, 2007
[Dunboyne, Ireland] -- Alltech and Context Products have recently published a new reference guide entitled The Minerals Directory, an essential review of minerals and trace minerals in livestock with key information from aluminium to zinc. The publication gives readers an overview of 27 minerals and trace minerals in animal nutrition. It contains information on mineral sources, functions, benefits, absorption, metabolism, antagonists, requirements and more.
January 22, 2007
[Lexington, Kentucky] -- Global animal health company Alltech will exhibit at booth #224 at the 2007 National Cattlemen's Beef Association Convention and Tradeshow in Nashville, Tennessee. During the show, which runs from January 31 - February 3, Alltech will offer several opportunities for attendees to learn about and discuss current challenges facing the beef industry. On Thursday and Friday evening, there will be a happy hour with live music, hors d'oeuvres, and Alltech's very own Kentucky Ale.
January 19, 2007
[Lexington, Kentucky] -- More than 1,000 farmers, nutritionists, feed mill managers, students, and journalists attended Alltech's 2007 North American Lecture Tour (NALT).? The topic, "An Industry in Crisis," addressed the growing concern about the amount of corn being diverted from animal agriculture to ethanol production.? The problem facing animal agriculture is twofold:?
January 19, 2007
[Lexington, Kentucky] -- Did you know that cheap gas could translate into a global food shortage?? Could the food you eat determine whether or not you get cancer?? Is it possible to avoid the dreaded effects of aging? All of these questions and more will be answered now that global animal health company Alltech and Transylvania University have teamed up to present a four-part lecture series called "Science Made Simple."
January 17, 2007
[Beijing, China] -- Alltech China recently announced that its manufacturing facility has been granted ISO22000 registration. The certificate is one of the first to be awarded to a company in the Chinese feed industry. Alltech China strictly follows a quality control system based upon HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points), and this certification further embodies this.