Feb 14, 2022

2022 IPPE Deemed 'Highly Productive'

IPPE exceeded attendee and exhibitor expectations, say show organizers

Feb 11, 2022

Today’s Labor Shortage Will Shape Feed Mill Technology of Tomorrow

Panel discussion during Feed Strategy Conference asks the question -- will automation lead to the elimination of labor?

(L-R) Aidan Connally with AgriTech, Peter Ensch with WEM Automation, Loren Field with Younglove Construction, Scott Anderson with CPM, and Elise Schafer with Feed & Grain

Feb 9, 2022

2022 IPPE Donates $34,932 to Atlanta Community Food Bank

An estimated 755,000 people in metro Atlanta rely on food pantries and meal service programs to feed their families each year

(From left): Constance Cullman, president & CEO, AFIA; Eric Zito, vice president of membership and exposition services, NAMI; Ben Burgess, corporate relations manager, Atlanta Community Food Bank; and Nath Morris, executive vice president – expo, USPOULTRY Photo: IPPE

Feb 4, 2022

Rendering: Recycling, Revenue, Necessary

Rendered products provide an economic contribution of $10 billion annually in the U.S.

Kent Swisher, president and CEO of NARA, speaking at the International Rendering Symposium during the 2022 IPPE. Photo: IPPE

Feb 3, 2022

AFIA Recognizes Pet Health Innovators

George Fahey, Ph.D., and Dennis Jewell, Ph.D., are the recipients of the 2022 Friend of Pet Food Award

Jan 28, 2022

Novel Feed Delivery Technology Addresses Feed Safety Concerns

Walinga’s FEEDLOK Control System ensures accurate feed deliveries, provides traceability

FEEDLOK is a built-in GPS tracking system that allows users to have the right feed at the right bin every time

Jan 27, 2022

How to Use MES to Manage Your Feed Mill’s Energy Usage

MES systems can manage, monitor and synchronize the execution of real-time physical processes

Peter Ensch, CEO, WEM Automation

Jan 27, 2022

Exceeding Expectations at 2022 IPPE

Despite challenges presented by COVID-19, organizers say strong crowds, busy exhibitors and great energy were evident

Jan 27, 2022

Sustainability Advancements Highlighted During Animal Agriculture Sustainability Summit

Biden administration ambition is to reduce greenhouse gases 50% by 2050

Rod Snyder, agriculture advisor for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Jan 27, 2022

AFIA Predicts Wild Regulatory Rollercoaster Ride

Program discussed FDA’s animal food manufacturing facility inspection plans for 2022

Jan 27, 2022

Establishment of Feed Processing Equipment Standards Continues

Industry seeks equipment manufacturer participation in shaping ISO TC293 outcomes

Pixabay | Philip Neumann

Jan 27, 2022

Kent Nutrition Group's Mason Plant Wins Top Industry Award

Mason, MI, plant is awarded 2021 Commercial Dry Feed Facility of the Year

Kent Nutrition Group’s (KNG) Mason (Mich.) Plant wins AFIA’s 2021 Commercial Dry Feed Facility of the Year award. From left: Mike Gauss, president; Duke Tanguy, central region director of operations; and Jason Lents, senior director of operations.

Jan 27, 2022

Strategies for Operating Businesses in Times of Disruption

Understand the complexity of supply chains and develop contingency plans in case of bottlenecks

Yone Dewberry of Land O'Lakes, Inc., talks about the need for animal food manufacturers to prepare contingency plans in case of supply chain disruptions.

Jan 26, 2022

Does Your Feed Mill Have a Pandemic Policy?

How to manage COVID-19 in the workplace

John Dillard, principal with OFW Food and Agriculture

Jan 26, 2022

Safeguarding a Growing Pet Food Industry

Annual Pet Food Conference sessions covered importance of cybersecurity and ransomware in the pet food industry

Jan 26, 2022

How to Maximize Growth Performance in Broilers

Four mechanisms for reduced time to market revealed during TECHTalk

Dr. David Albin speaks at IPPE 2022

Jan 26, 2022

Regulations, Grain Markets, Animal Welfare Focus of Latin American Poultry Summit

Grains will be more expensive in 2022, with a big volatility in prices from May to August

Osler Desouzart, CEO of OD Consulting, speaking at the la Cumbre Avícola Latinoamericana at the 2022 IPPE.

Jan 25, 2022

Anitox Roundtable Discusses Pellet Quality

Moisture is essential to diets, and plays a critical role in the pelleting process

Jan 25, 2022

Adifo Enters North America with Software Products

BESTMIX and MILAS products now available

(From Left) Constance Cullman, President & CEO of AFIA; Scott Chant, President, Safe Grain, Inc.; Mike Schuster, AFIA Board Chair; Elise Schafer, Editor, Feed & Grain; Ben Sellers, Hayes & Stolz; Matt Hanson, VP of Business Development, Maxi-Lift; Gary Huddleston, AFIA Director of Feed Manufacturing & Regulatory Affairs.

Jan 21, 2022

2022 IPPE Auction to Benefit Atlanta Community Food Bank

A diverse selection of items will available through silent auction from January 25-27

Jan 21, 2022

2022 IPPE Proceeding as Planned with Updated Safety Measures

Show management’s goal is to safely bring the industry back together to evaluate new products, technologies and services

Jan 19, 2022

U.S. Soybean Meal Delivers Solutions for Poultry

U.S. Soybean Export Council breaks down testing, research and quality analysis of soybean meal

P Petro | Bigstock.com

Jan 18, 2022

International Rendering Symposium to Examine Industry Challenges, Opportunities

Two, half-day symposium will begin on Thursday, January 27, and conclude Friday, January 28

Jan 17, 2022

IPPE Features Innovation Station and New Product Showcase

Check out the newest products and innovations offered by this year's exhibitors

Jan 17, 2022

2022 IPPE to Feature Nearly 85 TECHTalks

Free sessions will address food safety, animal welfare, sustainability and feed production

Jan 13, 2022

Feed Strategy Conference to Explore the Future of Feed

Event offers exclusive insights on poultry trends, feeding and health

Jan 11, 2022

IPPE Offers Surviving Business Disruptions Educational Session

Program will focus on challenges, opportunities in the face of disruptions, such as pandemics or foreign animal diseases

Jan 11, 2022

Free Program Prepares Feed Industry for Regulatory Changes

AFIA Feed Education Program to be held January 26, 2022, during International Production & Processing Expo

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

FSU101 Bag Sealer

  • Seals up to 25 bags/minute depending on size, weight and type of high barrier material
  • Resistance-type heat seal bars with dual temperature controls

I/O Interface

  • Interface forms a smart and universal actuator
  • Offers endless modifications to give full control of exact functionalities

Reconditioned Mixers

  • Comparable to new equipment when properly restored to as-new working condition by ROSS OEM team
  • Comes with the same standard warranty as new ROSS Mixer

Model SBR Conveyor Belt Cleaner

  • Smaller version of its brush-style conveyor belt cleaner
  • Designed to remove fines and carry-back material from conveyor belt

Mid-Roof Walkarounds

  • Permanently installed walkways
  • 360-degree access to grain bin roofs and mounted components


  • Seals 2 to 5 bags/minute depending on operator dexterity as well as size, weight and type of high barrier material
  • Foot pedal or proximity switch activation


Marketwatch: May, 21

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 7.6763
high: 7.7267
low: 7.6613
close: 7.6955

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 16.601
high: 16.7876
low: 16.596
close: 16.7347

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 12.213
high: 12.3255
low: 11.9455
close: 11.9611

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 11.2661
high: 11.3836
low: 11.0864
close: 11.0916