September 17, 2015
[GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador] – Between 2002 and 2011, the consumption of poultry meat increased globally by 39 percent. Today poultry is the second most consumed animal protein after seafood and the trend indicates that consumers will continue to demand healthier, enriched and differentiated foods. With improved opportunities, greater challenges to the producer and an increasingly competitive market, the Latin American poultry industry is critical to the global challenge of raising enough protein to feed a world population of nine billion people by 2050.
September 15, 2015
September 14, 2015
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] –The prize package has been sweetened for winners of the annual Alltech Young Scientist program. Beginning in 2016, the world’s largest university-level competition in agriscience will not only publicly honor the overall champions for their scientific discoveries with trophies and cash awards, but will offer fully-funded Ph.D. and post-doctorate positions to the global undergraduate and graduate winners.
September 14, 2015
[KYIV, Ukraine] – Alltech will open its unique corn field maze to the public every weekend from Sept. 19–Oct. 18, 2015, to celebrate the expansion of Alltech Crop Science into Ukraine. The 34,000-square metre maze is situated on Mayak farm in the historic village of Pischane, near central Cherkaska Oblast, Ukraine. The event also aims to educate families on the importance of farming and agriculture.
September 10, 2015
[WILMINGTON, N.C.] – BioMarine, the international investment platform dedicated to the development of marine bio-resources, has announced that Dr. Mark Lyons, global vice president and head of Greater China for Alltech, will deliver the keynote presentation at the 2015 BioMarine Business Convention, to be held in Wilmington, North Carolina from October 12-14. Dr.