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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

Sept. 10-12, 2019

Liquid Feed Symposium
Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Captiol District
Omaha, NE

 

Jul. 30-Aug. 1, 2019

FSMA PCQI Training
Inn at Opryland
Nashville, TN

 

Aug. 26-Oct. 14, 2019

AFIA/KSU 500: Fundamentals of Feed Manufacturing
Online Course

 

Oct. 21-Dec. 9, 2019

AFIA/KSU 500: Fundamentals of Feed Manufacturing
Online Course

 

Nov. 6-8, 2019

Equipment Manufacturers Conference
Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort
Marco Island, FL

Important Issues

 
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Biosecurity
 
Trade
 
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What's Happening

Latest News

AFIA Honors Animal Scientists with Nutrition Research Awards

AFIA Honors Animal Scientists with Nutrition Research Awards

July 17, 2019
By: Victoria Broehm, Director of Communications

The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) honored two individuals in the animal science field last week at the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS)–Canadian Society of Animal Science annual meeting in Austin, Texas. Robert Goodband, Ph.D., of Kansas State University (KSU), received the AFIA-ASAS Non-Ruminant Animal Nutrition Research Award, and Kendall Swanson, Ph.D., of North Dakota State University (NDSU), received the AFIA-ASAS Ruminant Animal Nutrition Research Award.

AFIA Opens Nominations for New Pet Food Award

AFIA Opens Nominations for New Pet Food Award

July 15, 2019
By: Victoria Broehm, Director of Communications

The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) is now accepting nominations for its new award, the Friend of Pet Food Award. The first award will be presented at AFIA’s 2020 Pet Food Conference, in conjunction with the International Production & Processing Expo.

AFIA, FASS Announce 2019 New Frontiers in Animal Nutrition Award Winner

AFIA, FASS Announce 2019 New Frontiers in Animal Nutrition Award Winner

July 11, 2019
By: Victoria Broehm, Director of Communications

The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) and the Federation of Animal Science Societies (FASS) are pleased to announce Jerry Spears, Ph.D., of North Carolina State University as the winner of the 2019 AFIA-FASS New Frontiers in Animal Nutrition Award. Spears received the award during the opening session of the 2019 American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) annual meeting in Austin, Texas, on July 8.

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

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Representation

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You will be represented on Capitol Hill and before regulators.

 
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You will receive help from experts on critical issues.

 
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You will be provided educational and networking opportunities.

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