September 1, 2016
[LEXINGTON, KY.] – The Alltech Young Scientist (AYS) program, the world’s largest university-level competition in agri-science, seeks to attract future innovators for its 2017 term. Regional first-place winners will be invited to attend an all-expense-paid Alltech Young Scientist Discovery Week, culminating at ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. Here, the brightest minds will compete to obtain a fully funded Ph.D.
August 17, 2016
[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – Exciting opportunities await 12 high-calibre graduates as the fifth annual Alltech Corporate Career Development Program seeks to recruit recent bachelor’s and master’s degree graduates. Alltech invites graduates who wish to develop skills in science, veterinary science, biotechnology, information technology, marketing and finance to apply during the window of Aug. 15–Sept.
July 28, 2016
[ST. LOUIS] – Nora Faris, a sophomore pursuing a bachelor’s degree in agricultural marketing and broadcast reporting at the University of Missouri, took home the 2016 Livestock Publications Council (LPC) Forrest Bassford Student Award sponsored by Alltech. Faris was presented a $2,000 scholarship and a plaque during the Ag Media Summit (AMS) held in St. Louis, Missouri, July 23–27.
July 25, 2016
[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – With water contributing to the cost of milk sold on many dairy farms, the availability of a new independently accredited assessment tool to measure and monitor consumption could be a significant cost saver for the industry. The new Dairy Aqua-print™ water footprinting tool has been developed by Alltech E-CO2 as an addition to its existing carbon and cost of production tools, and can also be used as a stand-alone assessment.
July 20, 2016
[NEW ORLEANS] – No matter where poultry operations place their mission statement on the spectrum of traditional and antibiotic-free production, the consumer-driven issue is having a “snowball” effect on the industry. This fact was evident as 650 poultry academia and industry members packed the Symposium: Challenges with Antibiotic-Free Poultry Production sponsored by Alltech at the 105th Poultry Science Association (PSA) meeting in New Orleans last week.