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Primary State Affiliates

Dawn Thilmany
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO
(970) 491-7220

Martha Sullins
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO
(970) 491-5706


National Contacts

Niche Meat Processor Assistance Network (NMPAN) National Contacts

NMPAN Co-coordinators:

Rebecca Thistlethwaite, Program Manager
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR
(831) 682-6812

Dr. Lauren Gwin, Director
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR
(541) 737 1569


National Small Meat Processor Trade Associations

American Association of Meat Processors (AAMP)
One Meating Place, Elizabethtown, PA 17022
(877) 877-0168
AAMP works exclusively with small and very small meat processing plants. They often are able to provide detailed regulatory and production advice to AAMP members.

North American Meat Association (NAMA)
1910 Association Drive, Reston, Virginia 20191
(703) 758-1900
NAMA works with small and large meat processors.


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