The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) hosted the biannual Feed Industry Institute, an event offering educational programming for the feed industry.
This four day event began June 14 and was hosted in St. Louis, USA, by AFIA's Purchasing and Ingredient Suppliers Committee. Professionals from the industry, as well as a professor from Kansas State University, lectured students on topics such as: animal nutrition, ingredients, distribution, quality, regulations and legislation.
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