The new additions will help provide nutrition and technical support for ADM’s poultry and swine  business.
DECATUR, ILLINOIS, U.S. —ADM Animal Nutrition, a division of Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM), expanded its poultry and swine technical service teams with two new additions.

Daniel B. Jones joins ADM as a swine technical service manager with more than 15 years of experience in animal nutrition, account management and grain-to-food value chains. Jones received a master’s degree in animal science from Kansas State University and a doctorate from Iowa State University. At ADM, he will lead the swine nutrition and technical support team where he will work closely with ADM’s marketing, sales and research departments to develop innovative swine programming while providing technical support for customers with swine nutrition, production or management concerns.

Reza “Ray” Poureslami is a poultry nutritionist with a background in technical management and product development. Poureslami has a master’s degree in agricultural science from Gorgon University in Iran, a doctorate from the University of Gent in Belgium, and a post-doctoral degree in applied poultry nutrition from the University of Georgia. Like Jones, Poureslami will help provide nutrition and technical support for ADM’s poultry business.

“We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Jones and Dr. Poureslami to ADM,” said Brent Fenton, president, ADM Animal Nutrition. “Both are highly regarded in the field of animal science and animal nutrition and will no doubt bring insight and expertise to our swine and poultry teams.”

Jones will be based in Quincy, Illinois, U.S., and Poureslami will be based in Dallas, Texas, U.S.

ADM Animal Nutrition is a manufacturing, nutrition and marketing business offering a range of products for the animal nutrition market. Known as a leader in amino acids, ADM Animal Nutrition offers consistent, high-quality feed products, supplements, premixes, custom ingredient blends and specialty feed ingredients.