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Who is AFIA?

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

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Upcoming Events

IPPE 2019

Feb. 12-14, 2019

International Production & Processing Expo
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA

Feb. 12, 2019

Pet Food Conference
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA

Feb. 13, 2019

The High-Performance Sow
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA

Feb. 11-April 1, 2019

AFIA/KSU 500: Fundamentals of Feed Manufacturing
Online Course

May 14-16, 2019

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

Important Issues

 
Animal Food Safety
 
Ingredient Availability
 
Trade
 
Sustainability

What's Happening

Latest News

AFIA Encouraged by USTR's EU Negotiating Objectives

AFIA Encouraged by USTR's EU Negotiating Objectives

January 18, 2019
By: Gina Tumbarello, Director of International Policy and Trade

The American Feed Industry Association is pleased to see the Donald Trump administration include agriculture in its trade negotiating objectives with the EU, but cautions against seeking these objectives in stages, rather than in a single negotiation.

EAT-Lancet's Dietary Report Mischaracterizes Animal Ag's Environmental Impact

EAT-Lancet's Dietary Report Mischaracterizes Animal Ag's Environmental Impact

January 17, 2019
By: Victoria Broehm

In response to a new report launched by the EAT-Lancet Commission on Food, Planet, Health today that provides policy recommendations on global guidelines based on misleading information about animal agriculture’s environmental impact, AFIA’s President and CEO Joel G. Newman shared the following statement.

AFIA Welcomes Lacie Dotterweich

AFIA Welcomes Lacie Dotterweich

January 9, 2019
By: Lacie Dotterweich

The American Feed Industry Association is pleased to announce the addition of Lacie Dotterweich as its communications coordinator, effective January 4.

ONLINE BUYERS’ GUIDE

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

 
Voice

Voice

You will have a voice.

 
Representation

Representation

You will be represented on Capitol Hill and before regulators.

 
Expertise

Expertise

You will receive help from experts on critical issues.

 
Engagement

Engagement

You will be provided educational and networking opportunities.

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