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Who is AFIA?

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

Nov. 3-5, 2021

Equipment Manufacturers Conference
Omni Royal Orleans
New Orleans, LA

Important Issues

Animal Food Safety

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AFIA Members Strive for Excellence, Gov Partners Should Too

AFIA Members Strive for Excellence, Gov Partners Should Too

June 16, 2021
By: Leah Wilkinson

Our members strive every day for excellence in researching and developing new ingredients for use in feed and pet food. It is our responsibility to bring products to the market that are safe for the intended species and perform as promised. So why should our expectations from our government when it comes to their job of reviewing the safety and efficacy of those new animal food ingredients be any different?

Back at a Trade Show!

Back at a Trade Show!

June 15, 2021
By: Sarah Novak

If someone told me when I was attending the January 2020 International Production & Processing Expo that I wouldn’t be attending another agricultural tradeshow until June 2021, I would have laughed. I’ve been attending various agricultural events for many, many years.  

Liquid Feed Symposium Is Back  for Its 50th Year

Liquid Feed Symposium Is Back for Its 50th Year

June 9, 2021
By: Lacie Dotterweich, Communications Coordinator

The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) has opened registration for its 50th Liquid Feed Symposium, being held Sept. 7-9, in Chicago, Ill. Attendees will network and learn about the history of legislation and regulations that affect liquid feed, the value of liquid feed supplements in cattle diets, new information on cattle and antibiotic resistance, and much more.


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.