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Reducing carbon hoofprints while increasing production

Reducing carbon hoofprints while increasing production

The dairy sector is at a crossroad, with a need for optimising production while reducing carbon emissions, according to Dr....

June 27, 2021

ONE ideas conference: Agriculture most trusted industry in the US

ONE ideas conference: Agriculture most trusted industry in the US

Production agriculture is now the most trusted industry in the United States, according to Alltech chief executive, Dr. Mark Lyons,...

June 22, 2021

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

Carbon leakage: Mitloehner warns why a national herd cut could backfire

Carbon leakage: Mitloehner warns why a national herd cut could backfire

Reducing the herd size in Ireland “wouldn’t do anything” for the climate, due to carbon leakage – someone else filling...

May 5, 2021

4 key areas ‘in hands of dairy farmers’ to reduce emissions

4 key areas ‘in hands of dairy farmers’ to reduce emissions

70% of the emissions associated with a litre of milk “are in the hands of the farmer to reduce” –...

May 4, 2021

Alltech 5-year vision: How can Irish dairy reduce emissions by 20%?

Alltech 5-year vision: How can Irish dairy reduce emissions by 20%?

Using a combination of changes, the average Irish dairy farm can reduce the emissions intensity of its milk over a...

April 28, 2021

New regional appointment at KEENAN Ireland

New regional appointment at KEENAN Ireland

KEENAN (Alltech Farming Solutions) has appointed William Trousdell as regional business manager for the south-east of Ireland. He will manage...

February 11, 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 (MMT)....

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 25, 2020

Beat the drop: Recognise it early and protect your profits

Beat the drop: Recognise it early and protect your profits

In this series of articles over the next month, Alltech’s team of InTouch nutritionists will advise on detailed, implementable management...

March 16, 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

The good word: ‘AgCredible’ to promote the positive picture of farming

The good word: ‘AgCredible’ to promote the positive picture of farming

The AgCredible Academy – a joint initiative between Alltech Ireland and Agri Aware – was launched last Friday, February 7,...

February 10, 2020

The importance of a successful dairy dry cow programme

The importance of a successful dairy dry cow programme

Mark Moloney, InTouch feeding specialist Over the next eight weeks, AgriLand has teamed up with Alltech to bring to you...

November 8, 2019

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

Alltech Ireland launches ‘Run2Raise’ in aid of farm safety

Alltech Ireland launches ‘Run2Raise’ in aid of farm safety

Alltech Ireland has launched a new fundraising initiative for the farm accident charity Embrace Farm, which will see participants tackle...

July 25, 2019

Why this Carlow-built Keenan machine is ‘green’ in more ways than one

Why this Carlow-built Keenan machine is ‘green’ in more ways than one

Keenan – a well-known company with a manufacturing site in Co. Carlow – has become the “first manufacturer of diet...

June 18, 2019

Kildare company features at major international tech conference

Kildare company features at major international tech conference

An Irish family-run agri-technology company was recently featured at a major international conference in the US. Terra NutriTECH was one...

May 24, 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’

Reporting from Lexington, Kentucky, US. Starting out as “the new kid on the block” and dealing with the horsemeat scandal...

May 21, 2019