Nineteen feed manufacturers from Southeast Asia are attending the Feed Manufacturing Technology course that runs from November 5-9. After three days at NCI, the group travels to Portland, Ore., for the wrap-up. The course is co-sponsored by Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, North Dakota Soybean Council, and South Dakota Soybean Research and Promotion Council, in conjunction with the American Soybean Association International Marketing. Lead instructor is Kim Koch, Ph.D., NCI Feed Center Manager. The five-day course focuses on the theory and mechanics of feed manufacturing technology using a combination of classroom presentations, processing demonstrations and ‘hands-on’ training. The group will visit an integrated swine production facility and feed mill at Cando, N.D., and export facilities in the Portland, Ore.