The Round Lake Feed Mill (RLFM) was completed in June 2019. This feed mill is a testament to the future of New Fashion Pork. Operation of the RLFM improves the daily operations of feed production and provides our managers with the opportunity to monitor production more efficiently.
“Over the last 10 years, NFP has gotten into reverse integration,” says Chad Hastad, director of nutrition, research and operational support at New Fashion Pork. “The sustainability model that we continue to move toward is owning all the phases of the supply line. We raise the commodities, bring them to the feed mill, manufacture feed, take that feed to our pig farms, raise those pigs, send them to Triumph (company-owned processor), take the pig manure produced and put it back as the nutrients on the soil. That circle repeats over and over again.”
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