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Alltech opens state-of-the-art mycotoxin laboratory in Europe

The state-of-the-art Alltech 37+® mycotoxin analytical services laboratory now open at Alltech’s European Bioscience Centre in Ireland. Dr. Sanja Trajkovic pictured analyzing samples for mycotoxin contamination.
[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – Mycotoxin contamination in feed continues to be an ever-present risk. According to Alltech’s 2015 European Grains and Forage Harvest Analysis, dairy and beef cattle are at high risk for mycotoxin exposure. Inconsistent weather conditions during the summer of 2015 increased the risk for mycotoxin contamination, leading to irregularities in plant growth and wreaking havoc on the 2015 European crop. Alltech’s European Bioscience Centre in Dunboyne, Co. Meath, Ireland aims to be one step ahead of the mycotoxin challenge.

Alltech agrees to acquire Keenan, Ireland’s leading farming solutions manufacturer

The Keenan farm mixer wagon, also known as a “green machine,” has earned a reputation for its reliability and service. Keenan mixer wagons, together with InTouch technology are designed to deliver the optimal on farm feed mix consistently. Alltech confirmed its acquisition of Keenan today; Keenan is the 14th acquisition for Alltech globally since 2011.
[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – Alltech has agreed to acquire Keenan, a leading farming solutions company in Ireland. Keenan, now part of the Alltech family of companies, is the 14th acquisition for Alltech globally since 2011.

Alltech webinar “Form matters” to address pig and poultry mineral nutrition

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WHAT:   Join Dr. Richard Murphy, research director at Alltech’s European Headquarters and Bioscience Center in Dunboyne, Ireland, as he presents the latest research comparing different forms of minerals and the hidden ways in which mineral programs can impact poultry and swine operations during the webinar “Form matters: Three reasons your mineral program might not be up to par.” WHEN:   Thursday, April 28, 2016   11 a.m. ET

Europe sends four journalists to IFAJ-Alltech leadership programme in Germany

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[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – Four European agricultural journalists were selected for the 2016 IFAJ-Alltech Young Leaders in Agricultural Journalism Award.

Alltech expands aquaculture division through scholarly stipends

Alltech's joint research partnership with the University of Stirling Institute of Aquaculture will create new postgraduate positions.
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – To support a growing aquaculture division, global animal health and nutrition company Alltech has announced the launch of the Alltech Aquaculture Postgraduate Program, a joint research partnership with the world-renowned University of Stirling Institute of Aquaculture in Scotland, as an opportunity to fill a number of postgraduate positions within the division.