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Alltech Opens IFM Laboratory at Nestlé Dairy Farming Institute in China

The Alltech team has opened Alltech’s cutting-edge technology feed evaluation laboratory  during the official launch of the Nestlé Dairy Farming Institute in Shuangcheng, Heilongjiang province, China. From left to right: Dr. Neil Xu, research manager, Alltech China; Dr. Karl Dawson, Chief Scientific Officer, Alltech; Dr. Anne Koontz, research scientist, Alltech China; Shelly Ji, laboratory technician, Alltech China; and Dr. Mark Lyons, global vice president, Alltech.
[BEIJING] – Global animal health leader Alltech is partnering with Nestlé in the creation of a world class training center, the Dairy Farming Institute in Shuangcheng, Heilongjiang province, China. Along with its participation in numerous educational initiatives and assistance in establishing best practices in Chinese agribusiness, Alltech is bringing its highly successful feed evaluation laboratory to the world’s fastest growing dairy market.

Alltech Appoints Aidan Connolly as Chief Innovation Officer

Aidan Connolly has been named Alltech’s Chief Innovation Officer, responsible for the commercialization of Alltech’s research. He will be based at Alltech’s corporate headquarters near Lexington, Kentucky, USA.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Global animal health and nutrition leader Alltech has appointed vice president Aidan Connolly as Chief Innovation Officer, connected to the company’s global research department. Working closely with Dr. Karl Dawson, vice president and Chief Scientific Officer, Connolly will be involved with Alltech’s innovation pipeline and lead the commercialization of the company’s research programs.

Alltech’s Mycotoxin Management Laboratory Gains Global Accreditation

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[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Alltech’s Mycotoxin Management Program captured another victory this week for its extensive mycotoxin inspection program. The Analytical Services Laboratory of Alltech, Inc. has been awarded ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation, an international standard that recognizes the competence of testing laboratories. This objective third-party assessment distinguishes the managerial and technical requirements of the lab and ensures the accuracy and impartiality of analytical results.

A Pink Pour: Special Edition Town Branch® Bourbon Supports Kentucky CancerLink; Winning Brew-off Ale Also Hits Market

A new limited edition pink label Town Branch® Bourbon just hit the local market from Town Branch Distillery and will raise money for Kentucky CancerLink to provide support to those diagnosed with breast cancer as well as their families. The special bottles will only be available in select locations throughout Kentucky for a limited time during Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October. Five dollars from each bottle sold will be donated to statewide nonprofit Kentucky CancerLink.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – It’s bourbon, it’s packaged in pink, and buying it will help those affected by breast cancer in Kentucky. A new limited edition pink label Town Branch® Bourbon just hit the local market and will raise money to provide support to those diagnosed with breast cancer as well as their families. The special bottles will only be available in select locations throughout Kentucky for a limited time during Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October.

Alltech’s 37+ Mycotoxin Analysis Earns 2014 Dairy Herd Management Innovation Award

From the left, Dave Natzke, editor of Dairy Herd Management, presents the Dairy Herd Management Innovation Award  to Dan Weiland, regional sales manager for Alltech Wisconsin, at the publication’s reception during World Dairy Expo in Madison, Wisconsin.
[MADISON, Wis.] – The results are in. When it comes to mycotoxin analysis, dairy farmers want the most comprehensive evaluation possible in order to safeguard their operations. Alltech’s 37+TM Mycotoxin Analysis Program was one of 10 recipients selected for the 2014 Dairy Herd Management Innovation Award.

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