Animal Nutrition Facility opens in central Illinois


EFFINGHAM, Ill. (WAND) – ADM opens its new Animal Nutrition Facility in Effingham, IL.

The new facility has state-of-the-art technology that includes automation within receiving, batching, packaging, and loadout; Multiple batching systems with simultaneous weighting for high efficiency and high output; Metal detection and protection from receiving to packaging; In-line screening, sizing, and sifting capabilities; and a bar coding system that uniquely identifies each item all the way from receiving to shipping.

According to Chuck Loefer, Vice President of ADM Animal Nutrition, “Today's pet food and animal nutrition customers have higher standards for quality and process controls than ever before, and our new plant in Effingham has the industry-leading technology needed to meet and exceed their needs."

The addition to the new facility will let customers to receive faster and customized service for individual needs.

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