March 15, 2016
[DUBLIN, Ireland] – The historic St. James’ Church, which has been deconsecrated since 1964, is set to open in the spring of 2017 as the Pearse Lyons Distillery. The unique development is a fresh chapter in the Irish whiskey renaissance story. Deirdre Lyons, co-founder of Alltech and wife of Dr. Pearse Lyons, president and founder of Alltech, is rejuvenating the property back to its former glory to make it a thriving tourist destination.
March 14, 2016
[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] — Alltech is pleased to announce the appointment of Fergal McAdam to general manager for the UK. McAdam has worked for Alltech for the past nine years, managing key accounts in Ireland and as sales manager for Northern Ireland.
March 10, 2016
[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – Alltech Crop Science, a division of Alltech, is partnering with Rothamsted Research for a strategic alliance in the field of agricultural research. One of the oldest agricultural research institutes in the world, Rothamsted has provided cutting-edge science and innovation for more than 170 years. This strategic alliance will facilitate industry-relevant research into sustainable arable and livestock systems with the critical value of improving homegrown feed.
March 7, 2016
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Twenty-one voices with a shared dream: Undergraduate and graduate-level students sang for a chance at that dream on Sunday evening at Alltech’s 11th annual Vocal Scholarship Competition. Of the 250 singers from 25 states and six countries who competed in the preliminary competition, 21 finalists from four regions of the world stunned audiences when they took to the University of Kentucky’s Singletary Center stage in Lexington, Ky., to compete for more than a half-million dollars in scholarships and prizes.
March 2, 2016
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] — Eight regional winners will move to the next level in the 11th annual Alltech Young Scientist program, the largest global university contest of its kind that rewards scientific genius and experimental application in agriscience.
A panel of leading scientists selected four undergraduate and four graduate winners for the 2016 competition. Students were challenged to submit research studies that demonstrated a keen awareness of science and its applications for improving the future of the world.