USA - Georgia
Alltech Georgia serves the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi and Louisiana. Alltech Georgia works with all species, specifically focusing on poultry, beef, and dairy to improve efficiency, performance and sustainability for our customers. With an efficient and passionate team the territory strives to be cohesive and strategic in taking Alltech’s solutions directly to our farming community to make you more profitable.
Facts About the Territory
- Alabama has more than 48,500 farms, which cover 9 million acres.
- Alabama agricultural exports total $1 billion a year, with poultry accounting for about one-third of all exports.
- Poultry and beef cattle are the largest commodities.
- The equine market ranks third in the country. Florida is home to more than 500,000 horses and continues to grow.
- Florida’s cattle industry is in the top 15 largest cattle states in the U.S.
- Broilers are Georgia's largest single agricultural commodity, and poultry is the largest agricultural segment; more than 45 percent of the state's agriculture and agribusiness economy.
- Georgia has been the leader in broiler production with 1.41 billion birds and 7.47 billion pounds produced in 2008. If Georgia were a country, it would be the sixth largest in broiler production.
- Because cattle are raised in all 159 counties of Georgia, the beef industry has a large impact on the state's economy (estimated at more than $2 billion). In Georgia there are almost 18,000 producers of beef cattle.
- Agriculture employs approximately 30% of the state’s workforce either directly or indirectly. Agriculture in Mississippi is a 5.8 billion-dollar industry.
- There are approximately 42,000 farms in the state covering 11 million acres.
- More than 950,000 cattle and calves are raised in Mississippi with more than 204M pounds on milk produced.
- There are more than 30,000 farms on 8.1M acres. The average farm size is 269 acres.
- Top agriculture products produced are: soybeans, cane for sugar, rice, aquaculture and beef cattle.
15125 US Hwy 19 South
Thomasville, GA 31790
+1 229 225 1212