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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 Launches New Website Focusing on Policy Issues Impacting Animal Food Manufacturers

AFIA Launches New Website Focusing on Policy Issues Impacting Animal Food Manufacturers

December 13, 2018
By: Victoria Broehm

The American Feed Industry Association is proud to announce the launch of its new website to better communicate the animal food manufacturing industry’s key legislative and regulatory priorities to policymakers and the public. The revamped, mobile-responsive website (afia.org) will also feature an optimized search function and resource center that allows its average more than 5,500 monthly web visitors quickly find and share content about the animal food industry.

AFIA Tips Hat to Congress for Farm Bill that Supports Animal Agriculture

AFIA Tips Hat to Congress for Farm Bill that Supports Animal Agriculture

December 13, 2018
By: Victoria Broehm

The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) applauded federal lawmakers late yesterday for passing a Farm Bill that supports many provisions to improve animal health and welfare and expand market opportunities for the animal food industry.

IFEEDER Releases 2017-18 Annual Report

IFEEDER Releases 2017-18 Annual Report

December 10, 2018
By: Victoria Broehm

The Institute for Feed Education and Research (IFEEDER) released its 2017-18 annual report today, providing financial and project highlights for the 501(c)(3) public charity over the past year. 

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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