Beef specialist for Alltech

Alltech has appointed Seth Wareing to the post of beef business manager for the UK. In his new post, Mr Wareing will work closely with beef producers to improve on-farm productivity and efficiency. Mr Wareing joins Alltech from meat processor ABP, where he worked in...

Microbiome focus for future animal health

Anizome is a US start-up business formed to focus on the animal microbiome as a way of enhancing livestock and pet animal health, while reducing the use of conventional treatments such as antibiotics. The business is backed by three investors: Stonehaven Consulting,...

Pearse Lyons RIP

AgriTrade News is sad to report the death of Dr Pearse Lyons, founder and president of Alltech, due to complications following heart surgery. He was 73. Born in Ireland, Dr Lyons moved to the US in the late 1970s to use his expertise in fermentation technology to...

Anpario strengthens ruminant offer

Feed additive manufacturer Anpario has appointed David Wilde to the role of product technical manager ruminant.  Based at its Manton Wood headquarters in Nottinghamshire, he will be responsible for developing Anpario’s ruminant business throughout the world, reporting...

Alltech adds to US feed making capacity

Alltech has increased its North American feed market presence through buying an established company. The fermentation specialist founded its operation on feed additives in 1980, but has diversified into feed manufacture, crop protection and algal proteins through a...