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The cost and risk of minerals: Alltech heavy metal survey reveals 30% of samples from Asia-Pacific are contaminated

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[BANGKOK] – The results of the 2015 Alltech Heavy Metal Survey are in. This marks the fifth year Alltech has conducted the survey throughout the Asia-Pacific region on samples of complete feed, premix, inorganic minerals and organic minerals. Almost 500 samples were submitted as part of the 2015 survey and analysed for arsenic (As), cadmium (Cd) and lead (Pb) with an Inductively Coupled Plasma Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP-OES) within Alltech’s extensive laboratory facilities.

Dive into opportunities for the protein of the future at Alltech REBELation Week

Aqua: Protein of the Future, a special symposium part of Alltech’s REBELation Week Lexington, Ky., USA, May 18-20 will present attendees with the opportunity to discuss topics ranging from algae and fish health to nutrition and crisis management.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] –   Now selling pound for pound more than beef and with entrepreneurs casting a wider net into the inland fishing trade, the global aqua industry may soon be larger than the worldwide poultry market and, in Norway, could generate more revenue than oil by 2050.  But will there be enough water? Can we find a substitute for a depleting $5 billion fish oil industry? How can fish farmers tap into the $10 billion potential of seaweed? These questions and more will be explored during Aqua: Protein of the Future at the Alltech REBELation Week, May 17-20.

Alltech strengthens its on-farm presence and agri-environment credentials with the purchase of The E-CO2 Project Limited

(pictured left to right) Peter Darlington, the former managing director of E-CO2, and Steve Bourne, vice president of Alltech, celebrate Alltech’s purchase of E-CO2, a United Kingdom-based agri-environment firm that will enable Alltech to strengthen its support services on-farm and throughout the food chain. Photo Credit: Elli Dean
[STAMFORD, UK] – Global animal nutrition leader Alltech has acquired The E-CO2 Project Limited (E-CO2) – a leading provider of on-farm environmental assessments and programmes – to strengthen its service offering to livestock producers. The purchase builds on the recent close business partnership forged between the two companies to help farmers make their operations more efficient, profitable and sustainable.

Colin Powell to open Alltech’s REBELation Week

On Monday, May 18, Colin Powell will be sharing his insights on leadership with the international attendees at the official opening session of Alltech’s REBELation Week in Lexington, Kentucky, USA
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – A four-star general who served four U.S. presidents in various roles, including national security advisor, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the United States’ 65th secretary of state, Colin Powell is a strategist, diplomat and leader. On Monday, May 18, Powell will be sharing his insights on leadership with the international attendees at the official opening session of Alltech’s REBELation Week in Lexington, Kentucky, USA.

Alltech Young Scientist kicks off 10th year of competition

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[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – The search is on for the next young scientist. Alltech has officially opened 2015-2016 registration for the largest global university-level competition that rewards scientific innovation and experimental research in agri-science. This year marks a decade for the Alltech Young Scientist program, which saw more than 8,800 students register for the 2014-2015 term.