Ohio feed industry future highlights first forum of year
Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019
8 - 9:30 a.m.
The vice president of one of the leading livestock feed companies in Ohio will discuss the future of the industry including recent changes, regulations and growth trends at the Northwest Ohio Ag-Business Breakfast Forum, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019 from 8 – 9:30 a.m.
The event is hosted by the Center for Innovative Food Technology (CIFT) at the Agricultural Incubator Foundation (AIF).
Andy Bishop, vice president of operations, Kalmbach Feeds will share current trends and developments in the Ohio feed industry. He will be addressing issues in nutrition, food safety, including the Food Safety Modernization Act as it relates to feed, animal production, and the economics of feed production.
With more than 55 years in the industry, Kalmbach Feeds is known as a leader in animal nutrition through ingredient testing, computer controlled systems and patented technologies. Their four locations across Ohio, Michigan, Indiana and Pennsylvania includes manufacturing facilities and research farms.
Arrive early, as breakfast and informal networking will start at 8 a.m., with the program to follow.
The Northwest Ohio Ag-Business Breakfast Forum is an educational networking opportunity to provide information on current issues, trends and programs available to the agricultural community and those who support its advancement.
$10 per person when you RSVP in advance, or $12 per person at the door without RSVP (cash or check) which includes breakfast and networking opportunities. Walk-ins are welcome, but guests are encouraged to reserve a seat in advance by visiting ciftinnovation.org.
Make checks payable to CIFT.
The AIF/NOCK is located at 13737 Middleton Pike (St. Rt. 582) in Bowling Green, Ohio.