Registration is now open for the American Feed Industry Association's Feed Industry Institute, June 13-16, in Minneapolis, Minn. Hosted by AFIA's Purchasing & Ingredient Suppliers Committee, the every-other-year event is essential for employees new to the feed industry.
The American Feed Industry Association thanks Senate Agriculture Chairman Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) today following the introduction of a proposal supporting a federal food labeling solution that recognizes the safety of ingredients produced by modern agriculture biotechnology. AFIA now urges action from the Senate, requesting the bill be taken up and passed in an expedited manner.
The recently conducted American Feed Industry Association sustainability survey indicates enhancing youth programs with an ag-based focus has a strong importance to U.S. feed companies. The annual, informal poll, “Community Involvement and Charitable Giving Survey,” also reveals total volunteer hours of those surveyed within the industry and funds donated to charitable organizations.
Following the signing ceremony of the Trans-Pacific Partnership held Wednesday in New Zealand, the American Feed Industry Association looks to Congress to approve the trade agreement for the betterment of the U.S. animal food industry.