The food and agribusiness' view of protein markets, the 2012 economic outlook and a fats and oils feed and ingredient trend presentation were the highlights of the recent 2011 Grain Forecast and Economic Outlook Conference.


The event, held in Atlanta, Ga., and sponsored by the U.S. Poultry & Egg Association, brought together feed ingredient purchasing managers and other poultry industry professionals. It included sessions on an oilseed outlook, ethanol/renewable fuels/acreage legislation and its impact on the poultry industry and a feed grain outlook.