October 15, 2014
[STELLENBOSCH, South Africa] – Alltech Crop Science continues to expand its reach in fields and groves across the globe with the recent purchase of Improcrop in South Africa. Improcrop, a longtime distributor in South Africa, now is also part of the agronomic and horticultural division of Alltech. Founded in 1980, Alltech is a privately-held American-based global animal health and animal nutrition company that utilizes natural, yeast-based solutions.
October 15, 2014
[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.
October 14, 2014
[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.
October 10, 2014
[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.
October 3, 2014
[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.