Register now for the American Feed Industry Association's next online feed manufacturing course, conducted in partnership with Kansas State University, Feb. 21 - March 28.

The five-week "AFIA 500: Fundamentals of Feed Manufacturing" distance education program provides an in-depth understanding of the feed manufacturing process, while allowing participants to work at their own pace and engage in online discussions with other students and university instructors.


The course covers a variety of topics, including:

  • the process flow from particle size reduction;
  • batching and mixing;
  • conditioning and pelleting;
  • boilers;
  • post-pellet systems;
  • packaging and loadout; and
  • maintenance.

Program fees are $499 for members and $685 for nonmembers. The deadline to register is Thursday, Feb. 16.