ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA, U.S. — The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) and Kansas State University (KSU) are partnering to offer an online feed manufacturing course Feb. 11 – March 17, 2020.

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, to batching and mixing, conditioning and pelleting, boilers, post-pellet systems, packaging and loadout, and maintenance.

To date, roughly 500 individuals have earned a certificate for completing this course. Program fees are $499 for members and $685 for non-members. The deadline to register is Jan. 27, 2020. Course size is limited.

For more information about the course and/or to register, click here.