April 10, 2014
[SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic] –Sanut sealed its commitment to become an Alltech Official Partner of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy for the Dominican Republic. The celebration launch took place at El Embajador Hotel in Santo Domingo, and was attended by Sanut’s principal clients and press.
April 8, 2014
[BANGKOK] – Two regional young leaders in agricultural journalism were awarded last month for their talent in the field of composition with the IFAJ-Alltech Young Leaders in Agricultural Journalism Award. The award, which was given to a total of ten journalists around the world, supports the winners’ participation in the IFAJ Congress and in an intensive journalistic boot camp-style workshop which takes place this year September 2-3, prior to the IFAJ Congress in Scotland.
April 3, 2014
[Dunboyne, Ireland.] – Global animal health and nutrition company Alltech is delighted to announce the 2014 winner of the Alltech Innovation Competition hosted at its European headquarters, Dunboyne, Co. Meath. Waterford Institute of Technology student John Kennedy was awarded the overall prize for his outstanding competition entry - Field Buddy. The concept android app, Field Buddy, will allow farmers to avail of GPS technology when fertilising their fields. A total of six universities battled for the prize fund of €4,000 while runners-up each received a cheque for €1,000.
April 1, 2014
[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Africa is the greatest unexplored continent for the world of agriculture. Understanding risks and utilizing the tremendous opportunities that Africa can offer to the world’s food production and agribusiness investors will be examined during the 30th Annual Alltech International Symposium in Lexington, Ky., USA, from May 18-21.
In a new format for 2014, Symposium sessions will specifically focus on Crop Science, Life Sciences, Africa, Business and Technology, Modern Farming, and The Algae Opportunity by delving into “What If.”
April 1, 2014
[DUNBOYNE, Ireland.] – Alltech founder and president Dr. Pearse Lyons today announced another exciting opportunity for the global animal nutrition and health company with the launch of The Alltech Dairy Career Development Program. The programme offers exciting opportunities for five high calibre university graduates, from anywhere in the world, who wish to specialise in the dairy industry. Alltech aims to develop potential future leaders in the dairy industry and values long-term talent development, with the Alltech Career Development Program running since early 2012.