Feed Technology Center

The University of Illinois is a global leader in research and teaching in animal nutrition, animal sciences, and feed ingredient utilization. With a newly constructed, state-of-the-art Feed Technology Center, the University of Illinois and the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences will be the national hub for new discoveries and advancement in animal management, nutrition, and production. The $20-million facility is located at the University of Illinois South Farms. 

To learn more about the Feed Technology Center or contribute to its development, download our brochure or contact the ACES Office of Advancement at acesadvancement@illinois.edu or 217-333-9355.

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Feed Technology Center
Feed Technology Center under construction, Oct. 2019. Photo by James H. Baltz.

Keep reading

Jan. 2020: Illinois Pork Producers Association invests in Feed Technology Center

Oct. 2019: Bühler gift will power new Illinois Feed Technology Center 

Aug. 2019: ADM invests $2.5 M towards Illinois Feed Technology Center 

Aug. 2019: AGCO gift advances capabilities of new Illinois Feed Technology Center

Jun. 2019: Construction starting on new Feed Technology Center at Illinois 

May 2019: Illinois Farm Bureau invests in Feed Technology Center 

Apr. 2019: Alltech gift significantly expands capabilities of new Illinois Feed Technology Center 

Nov. 2018: Illinois moving ahead with Feed Technology Center 


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Thank you to these companies and organizations for their support of the University of Illinois Feed Technology Center.

  • Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)
  • Compeer Financial
  • Illinois Farm Bureau
  • Illinois Pork Producers Association
  • ASI Industrial
  • Automated Process Equip Corp (APEC)
  • Bühler
  • Cablevey Conveyers
  • EBM Manufacturing
  • Rotex Global, LLC
  • Salina Vortex
  • Schlagel, Inc.