The Food Safety Preventive Control Alliance (FSPCA) Animal Food Subcommittee has held face-to-face meetings in conjunction with the American Association of Feed Control Official (AAFCO) conferences, which are held twice a year. The face-to-face meetings started at the AAFCO conference in August, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
August 5, 2012 (Indianapolis, IN)
During the first face-to-face meeting of the Animal Food Subcommittee, the goals, deliverables, and target audience of the FSPCA Animal Food Subcommittee were discussed. The Subcommittee decided to open membership to additional experts and industry associations. The animal food training curriculum content and development was discussed, as well as information on hazards in animal foods.