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Town Branch® Rye is launched by Alltech Lexington Brewing and Distilling Co. as Rye Whiskey Makes a Comeback

Town Branch® Rye will soon hit shelves across Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana, and is the fourth spirit produced by Alltech Lexington Brewing and Distilling Company, or Town Branch Distillery, located in downtown Lexington. Town Branch Rye features a spicy floral aroma, light notes of vanilla and oak, and a peppery warm, dry finish.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Get your rocks glasses ready, spirits enthusiasts. Alltech Lexington Brewing and Distilling Company is launching its fourth spirit with Town Branch® Rye, a spicy, robust whiskey style that has regained popularity in recent years, even in Kentucky, where bourbon reigns supreme.

Alltech Celebrates 20 years of Doing Business in China with Summit Showcasing Successes in the Feed and Food Industry

Dr. Pearse Lyons, founder and president of Alltech presents at the opening session of the Alltech China 20 Year Celebratory Summit.
[BEIJING] – The last twenty years has brought unprecedented developments to Chinese agriculture, but it has also brought challenges that shook the whole food chain in recent years leading to an undermining of consumer confidence. Companies that dare to make changes while sticking to their core survive, and those that utilize the latest technologies  have a bright future in the world’s largest swine, aqua and feed producing country.

Hitting a High Note: Alltech to Grant More Than $500,000 to Top Opera Scholars

Kentuckians are invited to the 9th Annual Alltech Vocal Scholarship Competition, to hear world-class singers compete for more than a half-million dollars in scholarships and prizes for the University of Kentucky School of Music
A compelling passion for arts and education drives Alltech’s president and founder, Dr. Pearse Lyons, to carry forward the annual Alltech Vocal Scholarship Competition, Kentucky’s largest vocal event. Kentuckians are invited to the 9th Annual Alltech Vocal Scholarship Competition, to hear world-class singers compete for more than a half-million dollars in scholarships and prizes for the University of Kentucky School of Music. In honor of Alltech’s Irish heritage and St.

Preventing PEDv: Take Another Look At Biosecurity And Nutrition

[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Quality control and stringent biosecurity measures were once again reaffirmed as the only precautions swine producers can truly take against PEDv (Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus).  After another recent outbreak of the virus, many industry members are now reassessing their feed ingredient sources and tightening the reins on the traceability of their overall management and nutrition programs.

Selenium is Key Ingredient in Producing Healthier Meat For Humans, Brazilian Study Finds

Cutting-edge beef research from Brazil shows a connection between animal nutrition and human health through selenium supplementation. Photograph is courtesy of Dr. Marcus Antonio Zanetti of the School of Animal Science and Food Engineering, USP.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Selenium may be a key ingredient to producing healthier meat and lowering animal cholesterol levels according to researchers at the University of São Paulo (USP) in Brazil. The study aimed to determine the effects of canola oil as a fat source when combined with the antioxidants vitamin E and selenium, as well as determine the metabolic lipid oxidation and nutritional value of the beef. The result – a meat enriched with vitamin E and selenium with lower levels of cholesterol. 

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