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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.

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Upcoming Events

Aug. 17-19, 2021

Purchasing and Ingredient Suppliers Conference
Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress
Orlando, FL

July 27-29, 2021

FSMA PCQI Training
Inn at Opryland
Nashville, TN


Sept. 7-9, 2021

Liquid Feed Symposium
Hilton Chicago Oak Brook Hills
Chicago, IL

Oct. 6-8, 2021

Executive Leadership Summit
The Lodge at Edgewood Tahoe 
Lake Tahoe, NV

Nov. 3-5, 2021

Equipment Manufacturers Conference
Omni Royal Orleans
New Orleans, LA

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Off-Roading at the UN Food Systems Summit

Off-Roading at the UN Food Systems Summit

August 2, 2021
By: Constance Cullman

Have you ever been off-roading? My first experience engaging in this sport was when my brother and his family invited me to join them off-roading some of the more difficult trails in the Uwharrie National Forest in North Carolina. Obviously, it wasn’t going to be easy, but at the end of the day, I learned the advantages of knowing when to “slam on the brakes” and push down hard on the “skinny pedal.” It was worth the effort.

A Passion for Ag & Its Long-term Viability – Meet Lara Moody

A Passion for Ag & Its Long-term Viability – Meet Lara Moody

July 28, 2021
By: Lacie Dotterweich

This week, I sat down with Lara Moody, the Institute for Feed Education and Research’s new executive director, to see what path led her to this role and what experiences she brings with her.  

AFIA Opens Registration for Equipment Manufacturers Conference

AFIA Opens Registration for Equipment Manufacturers Conference

August 3, 2021
By: Lacie Dotterweich, Communications and Social Media Manager

Registration is now open for the American Feed Industry Association’s (AFIA) Equipment Manufacturers Conference, being held Nov. 3-5 in New Orleans, La. Hosted by the AFIA’s Equipment Manufacturers Committee, this annual conference focuses on updating the equipment sector of the feed industry on current issues and trends, providing an environment for learning from educational speakers and industry leaders, and bringing the industry together to network.


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.