Founded in 1980 by Irish biochemist and entpreneur Dr Pearse Lyons, Alltech is a leading global biotechnology company whose mission is to improve health and performance of people, animals and plants through natural nutrition and scientific innovation. Their core business improves animal health and performance by adding nutritional value to feed, naturally through Alltech's innovative use of yeast fermentation, enzyme technology, algae and nutrigenomics, which studies the impact of nutrition at the genetic level.
Headquartered in Kentucky, Alltech trades in 128 countries worldwide and has 77 production facilities around the globe with three bioscience centres, dedicated to research and education. Alltech is the only privately held and family-owned business among the top ten animal health companies in the world. For more information, visit their website www.alltech.com