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Alltech seeks innovators for agri-food bootcamp

Alltech, the animal nutrition company founded by Irish entrepreneur Pearse Lyons, is investing $10 million in a new food and agribusiness accelerator.

The accelerator is seeking food and agribusiness innovators with a proven technology who want to develop their fledgling plans in a three-month boot camp.

Called the Pearse Lyons Accelerator, it will advise start-ups on export market access, finance and marketing.

The accelerator will be under ...