Pig business manager for Alltech

Alltech has engaged Jason Evans as business manager for its UK pig division. As well as managing the company’s portfolio of pig nutritional products, he will oversee the delivery of Alltech’s Pig Assist Programme consultancy service to producers all over the UK. Mr...

Senior changes at Alltech

Feed additive and supplement manufacturer Alltech has appointed Fergal McAdam to the post of general manager for the UK. He replaces Graeme Smith, who left the company last autumn to work in human nutrition consultancy. Mr McAdam, from a dairy farming background in...

Livestock Innovation Centre opens for business

The Centre of Innovation Excellence in Livestock (CIEL) has started work  – the second of the four Innovation Centres funded through the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS)‘ Agri-Tech Strategy to go live. It is based at the former Central Science...

Alltech acquires Norwegian feed specialist

Feed additive manufacturer Alltech has expanded its European footprint through the acquisition of a family-owned distribution company in Norway. The US business has purchased Produs, a livestock business based in Førde and its sister business Produs Aqua, located in...