October 15, 2004
Dr. Peter Karnezos has been named CEO of Optigen Technologies, an Alltech company. Optigen Technologies has been established to promote the recently acquired Optigen 1200, a time-release technology used in the agricultural feed industry to enhance food animal production. Optigen 1200 was purchased from Agway's CPG Nutrients division in Kittanning, Penn.
October 12, 2004
Alltech, an international leader in the animal feed industry, concluded their participation in the VIV China 2004 Trade Show to positive acclaim (Shanghai: Sep 7th - Sep 9th). VIV China is the only international exhibition for intensive animal production and processing in China and saw over 360 companies attend from 20 nations around the globe.
October 10, 2004
After receiving significant damage during the recent tragedy at the Australian Embassy in Jakarta, Alltech Indonesia would like to announce the opening of a new facility. The new 125 square meter premises is located at: Mugi Griya Building 2nd Floor,Suite 203,Jl. M.T. Haryono Kav. 10,Jakarta 12810Indonesia The inauguration of the new facility will take place in an official opening on the 8th December and will be conducted by Chris King, General Manager of Alltech South Asia.
October 5, 2004
France's largest annual animal nutrition fair, SPACE, welcomed 110,650 visitors to Rennes this year, many of whom made a stop at the Alltech stand over the course of the four day event. Alltech President, Dr Lyons, and Aidan Connolly, Vice President Europe, joined Alltech staff from several European offices, reflecting the significant increase in foreign visitors to this event in recent years. While the majority of attendees were French, visitors from over 100 different countries also attended during 14-17 September.
September 24, 2004
Alltech held a grand opening ceremony last week for its new facility in Stellenbosch, South Africa. The agricultural minister of the Western Cape, Cobus Dowry, officially opened the facility; also in attendance were local dignitaries including the mayor of Stellenbosch and members of the local feed industry, including Alltech representatives from Nigeria, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, and Kenya.