TOPEKA – The Kansas Grain and Feed Association (KGFA) is teaming up with the National Grain and Feed Association (NGFA) to provide members with a Food Safety Modernization Act Seminar. Industry personnel and regulators can attend the seminar on June 8 at the Sedgwick County Extension Center in Wichita, or June 9 at the Kansas Department of Agriculture in Manhattan.

This seminar will provide analysis and answer questions about the FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) regulations that apply to domestic and foreign facilities that manufacture, process, pack or store animal feed as well as pet food. In addition, the seminar will provide an update on the status of FDA’s antimicrobial resistance policies and its impact on medicated feed manufacturers.

The program is presented by David Fairfield, Sr. Vice President of Feed Services with the National Grain and Feed Association. He manages the NGFA’s activities pertaining to feed and feed ingredient manufacturing. Also presenting is Matt Frederking, Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Quality at Ralco Nutrition. His responsibilities include the company’s quality assurance and quality control, as well as regulatory-compliance programs including all of the FSMA requirements.

Pre-registration is strongly suggested. Please visit to register online and to view the event’s agenda.