The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA)’s 2010 Equipment Manufacturers Conference will be held at Lowe’s Ventana Canyon Hotel in Tucson, Arizona USA, Nov. 4 - 6.
The event is open to designers, builders and installers of equipment used in the production of livestock feed, petfood and related ingredients. The theme for this year's conference is "Position for Recovery." Specialists from engineering, construction, finance and academia will present current industry outlooks and forecasts on the future direction of the industry. Topics to be covered include regulatory issues, executive insurance program, social media, and a panel discussion on end user and provider needs.
Program details and online registration for the event and the golf tournament are available online.
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