The presentations that have been provided have been uploaded to the website under the 2018 AFOA Annual Meeting Tab. Several have been requested but not received. They will be added as they are received. Please look for an email with a survey evaluation regarding request for your feedback on the 2018 Annual Meeting.
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Bardin C. Levavy Attorney in right-to-die case with national implications, ‘a gifted wordsmith’ Bardin C. Levavy, aficionado of music, literature, and baseball, died on June 15, 2018. Bardin’s funeral was held on Sunday, June 17, at 11:30 a.m. at Oheb Shalom Congregation, 170 Scotland Rd., South Orange, N.J. Bardin was a student of history and […]
Sad news to report: Long time member of AFOA Steven Simeral passes away.
Stephen Borstad Service Information Former AFOA board member Stephen “Steve” Borstad, age 65, of Hutchinson, Minnesota, passed away Saturday, October 14, 2017, at the Mayo Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, October 21, 2017, 11:00 A.M. at the Riverside Church in Hutchinson. Interment will be in the Oakland Cemetery in Hutchinson. […]
Each month we recieve questions pertaining to the fats and oils industry. As an association we would like your participation in reaching out to help answer the questions below. We will send all of the questions once a month depending on how many we receive. I’m Fahri Seker the USA representative. So, we need about 100 tons […]
Thank you to everyone that came to the 2016 AFOA Annual Meeting. A special thanks to all the AFOA sponsors. Below is an evaluation, the final list of attendees and powerpoint presentations from the speakers. To see photos from the event, click here and scroll to the bottom on the Annual Meeting Recap page. […]
AFOA has two great Keynote Speakers for the Luncheon Meeting on Wednesday Oct. 12 from 12:30 – 2:30 pm. Don’t miss out to hear Sara Fagen & Doug Sosnik! Click the picture below to read their biographies. Have you signed up for the 2016 AFOA Annual Meeting in Chicago on October 12 & 13? If […]
Thank you to the 2016 AFOA Annual Meeting Sponsors Platinum Sponsorship: Lanyard Sponsorship: Coffee Break Sponsorship: Gold Level: Adamant BioNRG S.r.l Agri Trading Corporation Chembulk Maritime USA, LLC Chicago Freight Car Leasing Co. D.A. Lorentzen, Inc. Darling Ingredients Gavilon, LLC Geo. Pfau’s Sons Co., Inc. Gersony-Strauss Company, Inc. Hudson Tank Terminals Corporation Hurley Brokerage, Inc. INTL […]
Low Carbon Fuel Coalition – Policy Tracking Updated March 22, 2016 California (Low Carbon Transportation and Fuels Investments and AQIP) As previously reported, the Air Resources Board has provided notice of its final public workshop to address the development of the FY 2016-17 Funding Plan for Low Carbon Transportation and Fuels Investments and AQIP. The final […]
Tallow Export Rule 31 Amendment: RESOLVED, that the second paragraph of Rule 31 of this Association’s Trading Rules for Animal Tallow and Grease: Export Contract be, and it hereby is, amended to read as follows, effective December 1, 2015. “Should shipment be delayed by fire, strike, lockout, riot, revolution, prohibition to export or any executive […]