The American Feed Industry Association's online feed manufacturing course, conducted in partnership with Kansas State University, can help you train your employees on many aspects of feed manufacturing!

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.
  • Maintenance.

The next course will take place June 6 - July 11.

Program fees are $499 for members and $685 for nonmembers.

The deadline to register is Wednesday, May 31.

Visit the course website for more information and to register.