The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) announced Trouw Nutrition USA of Neosho, Mo., as the 2016 Feed Facility of the Year (FFY) award programme’s overall winner.
The recognition was made during AFIA’s Feed Education Programme held at the 2017 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) in Atlanta, Georgia. FFY is designed to recognise overall excellence in feed manufacturing operations.
“Trouw’s Neosho plant is committed to excellence in the manufacturing process,” said Plant Manager Douglas Vanjoff. “The facility strives to meet each of our customer’s needs through the use of computer-controlled systems, focusing on quality, safety and sustainability.”
Trouw holds a total of 6 quality certifications including AFIA’s Safe Feed/Safe Food Certification Programme, Safe Quality Food Level Two, Fami QS, GMP+, hazard analysis and critical control points (HACCP), and restricted use protein products (RUPP).