2021 State of the Industry Report

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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

AFIA-KSU 500 On-Demand Modules


July 19-21, 2022

FSMA PCQI Training
Inn at Opryland
Nashville, TN

Aug. 2-Sept. 6, 2022

AFIA/KSU-500 - Fundamentals of Feed Manufacturing 

Sept. 7-9, 2022

Liquid Feed Symposium
Hyatt Regency New Orleans
New Orleans, LA


Nov. 9-11, 2022

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

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What's Happening

Latest News

We Are Officially Promoting US Feed Products in China!

We Are Officially Promoting US Feed Products in China!

June 24, 2022
By: Guest

Using funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Market Access Program, the American Feed Industry Association’s international trade team works diligently to educate foreign buyers on the value of using American-made feed, feed ingredient and pet food products. One of the team’s biggest areas of focus is on China.

Pets, Pot, Piscis & Pesky Changes

Pets, Pot, Piscis & Pesky Changes

June 23, 2022
By: Louise Calderwood

In Vermont, grouse hunting season starts the last Saturday in September, manure spreading season (yep, it’s a thing) starts on April 1, and maple production season starts whenever the weather decides to cooperate. Across the country, “legislative season” is a combination of all three – legally mandated, fickle, and on occasion, a bit smelly. There are still a handful of state legislatures in session, and some will re-convene during the summer for special issues, however as the hectic part of the legislative year has come to a close, it is time to review the diverse bills we tracked this year so far. Pets, pot, piscis (fish) and pesky changes received our attention over the past six months as we tracked bills in Louisiana, Maine, Maryland and New York.

AFIA Thanks Outgoing Committee Members

AFIA Thanks Outgoing Committee Members

June 15, 2022
By: Lacie Dotterweich, Communications and Social Media Manager

The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) depends heavily on the dedication and involvement of members who volunteer annually to serve on committees. These committees further the success of the association’s mission, objectives and programs, and the AFIA thanks these volunteer members and the companies they represent for their service.


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

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