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Alltech Europe VP: ‘Farmers are some of the most innovative in the world’

Alltech Europe VP: ‘Farmers are some of the most innovative in the world’

Necessity is the mother of invention was the overarching theme adopted by vice president of Europe at Alltech, Patrick Charlton, who...

May 6, 2022

Is ‘eating our way out of climate change’ a runner?

Is ‘eating our way out of climate change’ a runner?

The climate impact of going vegan for two years is the equivalent of one transatlantic flight per passenger – meaning...

May 6, 2021

World feed production up 1% in 2020

World feed production up 1% in 2020

The 10th annual Alltech Global Feed Survey estimates world feed production increased by 1% to 1,187.7 million metric tonnes. The...

January 27, 2021

David McWilliams on the future of the global economy – and return of the ‘luck penny’

David McWilliams on the future of the global economy – and return of the ‘luck penny’

ONE20: The Alltech Ideas Conference took place last week as a ‘virtual experience’ with online interviews and presentations rather than...

May 26, 2020

Coronavirus: Series of agri-food events called off as new cases emerge

Coronavirus: Series of agri-food events called off as new cases emerge

A series of agri-food events have been cancelled across the island this week as businesses hunker down to protect staff...

March 10, 2020

Nominations open for IFAJ-Alltech agri-journalist award

Nominations open for IFAJ-Alltech agri-journalist award

Nominations are now being accepted for the International Award for Leadership in Agricultural Journalism, which is being jointly run by...

October 30, 2019

Pioneering service to help farmers cut feed waste launched at UK Dairy Day

Pioneering service to help farmers cut feed waste launched at UK Dairy Day

Dairy farmers across the UK can now benefit from Alltech Navigate, a new and pioneering advice service aiming to increase...

September 12, 2019

Hoey’s winning formula: ‘Face your crisis. Address it. Drive through it’

Hoey’s winning formula: ‘Face your crisis. Address it. Drive through it’

Starting out as “the new kid on the block” and dealing with the horsemeat scandal of 2013 have been “the...

May 21, 2019

What is the carbon footprint of the entire US beef industry?

What is the carbon footprint of the entire US beef industry?

It’s not just in Ireland that the beef industry has been targeted as a major contributor to greenhouse gas emissions...

May 21, 2019

Alltech cuts the ribbon on new UK office

Alltech cuts the ribbon on new UK office

Global animal nutrition firm, Alltech has cut the ribbon on its new UK offices in the East of England. The...

December 11, 2018

No question of kicking the bucket, as Keenan embraces the tub

No question of kicking the bucket, as Keenan embraces the tub

Keenan, part of the Alltech empire, unveiled one of its brand new tub feeders at last week’s FTMTA Farm Machinery...

February 15, 2017

Alltech’s looking for entrepreneurs for its new innovation programme 

Alltech’s looking for entrepreneurs for its new innovation programme 

Alltech is searching for entrepreneurs to apply to ‘The Pearse Lyons Accelerator’ program, which aims to provide market and development opportunities to...

October 2, 2016

‘The future of food production needs to focus on the consumer’

‘The future of food production needs to focus on the consumer’

The future of food production needs to focus on the needs of the consumer, according to Alltech’s Prof. Aidan Connolly....

September 18, 2016

Alltech to acquire Keenan following successful takeover talks

Alltech to acquire Keenan following successful takeover talks

Alltech has agreed to acquire Keenan, the diet-feeder maker based in Borris, Co. Carlow, following successful takeover talks between the...

April 22, 2016

Alltech confirms it’s in talks to takeover Keenan

Alltech confirms it’s in talks to takeover Keenan

Alltech has confirmed that the company is in talks with Keenan, after it was announced that receivers had been appointed...

April 15, 2016

Alltech to name distillery after founder Pearse Lyons in Dublin

Alltech to name distillery after founder Pearse Lyons in Dublin

Alltech is to name a distillery after its founder Pease Lyons and is set to open in the spring of...

March 27, 2016

Global feed production is almost at 1 billion tonnes

Global feed production is almost at 1 billion tonnes

Global feed tonnage is estimated to be at 995.5m tonnes, a 1.5% increase on last year, according to the latest...

January 25, 2016

Alltech acquires leading animal nutrition company

Alltech acquires leading animal nutrition company

Alltech has acquired 100% of the outstanding shares of Masterfeeds, Inc., in a share purchase agreement with Ag Processing Inc (AGP)....

January 12, 2016