The European Feed Manufacturers' Federation (FEFAC) was founded in 1959 by five national compound feed associations from France, Belgium, Germany, Italy and the Netherlands.

FEFAC membership today consists of national associations from EU Member States as full members and of an increasing number of observer members from non-EU countries. FEFAC is the only independent spokesman of the European Compound Feed Industry at the level of the European Institutions. FEFAC holds observer status in CODEX Alimentarius.


March 25, 2015

FEFAC issues draft guidelines for responsible soy production

FEFAC has published the first version of its Soy Sourcing Guidelines on 25 March 2015. These Guidelines reflect what FEFAC considers to be the minimum social and environmental requirements for soy cultivation. The aim is to foster European mainstream market supply for responsibly produced soy. The guidelines are a professional recommendation for interested member associations seeking to enter the market for responsible soy.» read more
March 26, 2015

The implementation of the Brazil Forest Code marks a new era in environmental protection of native habitat – Private-public partnerships play key role in achieving common targets

On 25 March 2015 FEFAC and FEDIOL held the 4th joint EU stakeholder workshop on responsible soy, which welcomed over 60 participants. The main objective of the workshop was to inform on the current situation concerning responsible soy production in Brazil.


European Feed Manufacturers' Guide - EFMC

Producing safe feed and food products is first and foremost a question of good management practices at each stage of the feed and food chain from primary production to final processing. It is therefore the responsibility of each operator in the feed & food chain to implement good practices to ensure the safety of the goods he produces.» read more

Feed & Food

Statistical yearbook - 2013 - 66 pages (updated 18.02.2015)