September 20, 2005
[Curitiba, Brazil] - Alltech's 15th Latin-American Lecture Tour, entitled "Create Innovate Elevate", drew to a close on Thursday, 1st September 2005. More than 1,400 participants attended the seven days of lectures, where industry leaders discussed new technologies in animal nutrition. The lectures were tailored for each market; Chile had two sessions on aquaculture and ruminants and El Salvador hosted a poultry session. The Lecture Tour commenced in Curitiba, Brazil and concluded in El Salvador, Guatemala.
September 15, 2005
Reduced fertility in high producing dairy cows is a worldwide phenomenon and a major source of economic loss. The causative factors contributing to this problem are not clear. It is clear however that a single approach will not solve the problem; an integrated approach involving veterinarians, reproductive specialists, geneticists and nutritionists is much more likely to produce economical solutions.
September 13, 2005
[Dublin, Ireland] Alltech, the provider of natural solutions for the animal feed industry, will host a series of seminars dedicated to reproduction and performance in pigs and poultry. The meetings will take place from 18-21 October 2005. International experts will convene at Alltech's European Bioscience Centre in Dublin, Ireland to present novel approaches to animal fertility.
September 7, 2005
[Arauc?ria, Brazil] - As part of Alltech's Latin American Lecture Tour, Alltech Brazil hosted a specific Symposium, entitled "Create Innovate Elevate", which took place from the 28th to the 30th August 2005. More than 400 people came to Alltech's new facilities in Arauc?ria, Brazil, where industry leaders discussed the challenges facing the animal feed industry.
August 3, 2005
[Juneau, WI] - Alltech, a global animal health company, awarded Dr. Richard Weindruch the Wisconsin Progressive Science Honor on July 26th in recognition for his work on "Caloric Restriction and Aging." Weindruch is a Professor of Medicine at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a scientist at the Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center at Madison's VA Hospital. He also directs the National Institute on Aging and funded training program, "The Biology of Aging and Age-Associated Disease." "Dr.