The American Feed Industry Association has welcomed Gary Huddleston as its new manager of feed manufacturing safety and environmental affairs.
With more than 30 years of service in manufacturing,
Huddleston will manage AFIA's efforts surrounding regulatory issues involving
OSHA, the U.S. EPA and USDOT. Huddleston will also be
tasked with the development and coordination of AFIA education and training
"Huddleston's extensive experience in
feed manufacturing will complement AFIA's feed safety certification programs
and trainings by providing an outlook on how feed safety affects the producer
and the consumer first hand," said Turlington.
Huddleston is a previous employee of Southern
States Cooperative, Inc., which he joined in 1984 after graduation from
Tennessee Technological University, where he received a bachelor's degree in
agribusiness and economics. Under Huddleston's guidance, the Southern States plant
was recognized as AFIA's Feed Mill of the Year in 2007 and 2014.
on May 20, 2015