New initiative

Developing a sustainability road map


2021 State of the Industry Report

Our Industry, Our Promise

Read now!


View our Infographics

What do domestic livestock & pets eat?

What is AFIA?

650+ domestic and international members, representing the total feed industry. Producing 75% of all the feed and 70% of all the non-whole-grain ingredients used in the U.S.

learn more

Upcoming Events

AFIA-KSU 500 On-Demand Modules


Sept. 7-9, 2022

Liquid Feed Symposium
Hyatt Regency New Orleans
New Orleans, LA

Oct. 4-Nov. 8, 2022

AFIA/KSU-500 - Fundamentals of Feed Manufacturing 

Nov. 9-11, 2022

Equipment Manufacturers Conference
The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club
St. Petersburg, FL

Jan. 24-26, 2023

International Feed Expo
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA

Important Issues

Animal Food Safety

What's Happening


Latest News

Sustainability: No Longer a 'Nice to Have,' but a 'Need to Have'

Sustainability: No Longer a 'Nice to Have,' but a 'Need to Have'

August 8, 2022
By: Victoria Broehm

If you ask me, Kim Stackhouse-Lawson, Ph.D., AgNext director and Colorado State University animal science professor, hit the nail on the head about how sustainability is viewed in the animal food industry. I recently spoke with her about some of the challenges the agricultural community will face in the coming years – from increased corporate emissions reporting to carbon markets – and the steps the feed industry could take now to prepare.

Cullman Speaks Out on Ingredient Reviews

Cullman Speaks Out on Ingredient Reviews

August 5, 2022
By: Victoria Broehm

This week, the American Feed Industry Association’s President and CEO Constance Cullman penned an op-ed in The Hill on the Food and Drug Administration’s “archaic” policy for reviewing environmentally beneficial animal feed and feed ingredients, which has put U.S. farmers at a competitive disadvantage globally. She said it is time for the agency to develop a solution that allows these products to come to market quickly so that farmers can use them now.

Integrator Feed Facility of the Year Applications Now Open

Integrator Feed Facility of the Year Applications Now Open

August 10, 2022
By: Lacie Dotterweich, Communications and Social Media Manager

The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA), in coordination with Feedstuffs and the U.S. Poultry and Egg Association (USPOULTRY), has opened the application phase for its Integrator Feed Facility of the Year (FFY) program. The program is open to all AFIA and USPOULTRY member integrator feed facilities. 


The AFIA has an Online Buyers’ Guide for members and the public to use to search for feed, pet food, ingredients and equipment.
This is the go-to resource for those within the industry looking to buy products.

AFIA Online Buyers' Guide

Our Four Promises



You will have a voice.



You will be represented on Capitol Hill and before regulators.



You will receive help from experts on critical issues.



You will be provided educational and networking opportunities.