Alltech agrees to acquire Keenan, Ireland’s leading farming solutions manufacturer

The Keenan farm mixer wagon, also known as a “green machine,” has earned a reputation for its reliability and service. Keenan mixer wagons, together with InTouch technology are designed to deliver the optimal on farm feed mix consistently. Alltech confirmed its acquisition of Keenan today; Keenan is the 14th acquisition for Alltech globally since 2011.

Establishes a comprehensive Irish-based, globally-minded farming solutions and animal nutrition offering

Accelerates product innovation through combined technology, research and on-farm machinery production, delivering greater value to farmers

 

[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – Alltech has agreed to acquire Keenan, a leading farming solutions company in Ireland. Keenan, now part of the Alltech family of companies, is the 14th acquisition for Alltech globally since 2011.

Dublin Institute of Technology captures first prize at Alltech Innovation Competition with moringa social enterprise venture

Dr. Mark Gaffney, Alltech, Mary Delaney, Glanbia Agribusiness with Alltech Innovation Competition winners Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) students, Daniel Morgan, Stephen Walsh and Jack O’Farrell alongside Dr. Aoife Lyons, Alltech and Ross Hunt, Agrilarity. The DIT students captured first prize with their moringa social enterprise venture.

[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – Global animal health and nutrition company Alltech is delighted to announce the 2016 winner of the Alltech Innovation Competition hosted at its European headquarters in Dunboyne, County Meath, Ireland. Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) students Daniel Morgan, Ryan Williams, Jack O’Farrell and Stephen Walsh were awarded the overall prize for their outstanding competition entry Vikasa community, a social enterprise venture centred on the growth and harvesting of the moringa tree.

Six of Ireland’s leading universities compete for top prize at the Alltech Innovation Competition

WHAT: The Alltech Innovation Competition returns for its fourth consecutive year, inviting teams of international and national students to present their forward-thinking business plans on innovative ideas in agriculture, food/beverage and the environment. This competition celebrates entrepreneurship and the impact of cross-functional teamwork in business development. With a total of €9,000 on the line, the competition seeks to address challenges in everyday agribusiness. The winning team receives €4,000 to invest in their business and feedback from industry experts.

Alltech continues to invest in future dairy industry leaders

Global animal nutrition company Alltech announced the launch of its 2016 Alltech Dairy Career Development Program. The programme offers exciting opportunities for seven high-calibre university graduates from all corners of the world who wish to specialise in the dairy industry. Alltech will accept applications from April 15 to May 3, 2016. Successful applicants will begin the Dairy Career Development Program in September 2016.

[DUNBOYNE, Ireland] – Global animal nutrition company Alltech announced the launch of its 2016 Alltech Dairy Career Development Program (DCDP) with an investment of approximately $1 million USD. The programme offers exciting opportunities for seven high-calibre university graduates from all corners of the world wishing to specialise in the dairy industry.

Alltech to Host “The Path of Least Resistance” Antibiotic Webinar

WHAT: Join Dr. Richard Murphy, research director at Alltech’s European Headquarters and Bioscience Centre in Dunboyne, Ireland, as he examines the impact antibiotics have had and will continue to have on the agricultural industry during his presentation “The path of least resistance.” Five key questions Murphy will address during the webinar include:

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