About ANAC

The Animal Nutrition Association of Canada (ANAC) is the national trade association for Canada's feed industry. ANAC advocates on behalf of the industry with government regulators and policy-makers, to foster a favourable business environment for its members.

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The Canadian Feed Industry Amid COVID‐19

As an integral part of the food value chain, members of the Animal Nutrition Association of Canada (ANAC) and feed businesses play a critical role in ensuring the safe and continuous supply of food to consumers in Canada and around the world. The feed industry has been deemed an essential service in the federal government’s “Guidance on Essential Services and Functions in Canada During the COVID‐19 Pandemic” as well as in all provinces where lists have been published.

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Student Projects

The ANAC board has recently approved three projects to be contracted out to students studying in Animal or Agricultural Science or a related field at a Canadian university. The goal of these projects is to support students who might be financially impacted by COVID‐19 and allow them to get a taste for the feed industry while developing resources and tools that will benefit our members.

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Fall Webinar Series

September 22 - October 13, 2020

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FA Internal Auditing Online Course

October 15 - 16, 2020

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Latest News

ANAC membership elect new board of directors at virtual AGM

June 18, 2020

ANAC’s 91st Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held via webinar on June 18th. Read on for the list of individuals elected by the membership to serve on the ANAC board

Honouring Feed Industry Leadership Award Winners

June 18, 2020

Since 1979, ANAC has presented feed industry leaders with the Golden Award in recognition of their significant contributions to the advancement of poultry and livestock production in Canada. To better reflect the purpose of the award and the changes in our industry, going forward, the award presented by ANAC will be known as the Feed Industry Leadership Award. It will be given to industry leaders who, through their work and dedication to the feed industry, have made significant contributions to the aquaculture, poultry and/or livestock sectors in Canada. Read on to learn about this year's award winners.