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Outgoing AFIA President and CEO Joel Newman © AFIA

News in Brief

AFIA sees changes at the top

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

The American Feed Industry Association's head will be stepping away from the organization at the end of 2019.

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2018 in review: US feed production, trade, regulation

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

Trade uncertainty, expanding export markets, trade deals and preparing for Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) inspections were among the top considerations for the feed industry this year.

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US producers' mixed feelings about USDA feed crop funding

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

The second round of funding for feed and food crop producers is generating mixed feelings as producers welcome the support, but point to the need for improved trade or question funding calculations.

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Politics remains a major driver of oilseeds prices, note analysts

By Jane Byrne

Although the truce between the US and China has not yet translated into US soybean exports fully, it has certainly created more positive undercurrents in the market, now trading near the highest levels since August, reported CRM Agri in its weekly market...

Skretting RAS R&D facility

special edition: aquaculture feed innovation

Skretting has upgraded its integrated feed concept for RAS

By Jane Byrne

Skretting, a pioneer in diets specifically designed for recirculating aquaculture systems (RAS), has upgraded its integrated feed concept for the closed containment farmed fish production method.