Dr. Dave Downey has been named the 2011 recipient of the Distinguished Service Award from the American Feed Industry Association.


Downey is the founder and executive director of the Center for Agricultural Business at Purdue University. AFIA’s Distinguished Service Award is the highest honor the organization bestows on members. Since 1981, only 27 individuals have received this elite award for outstanding, long-term support to AFIA and the entire feed industry.