Niche Meat Processor Assistance Network (NMPAN) National Contacts
Rebecca Thistlethwaite, Program Manager
Dr. Lauren Gwin, Director
Poultry processing questions:
Dr. Anne Fanatico
Appalachian State University
Mobile processing unit questions:
Island Grown Farmers Co-op
Lopez Island, WA
National Small Meat Processor Trade Associations
American Association of Meat Processors (AAMP)
One Meating Place, Elizabethtown, PA 17022
AAMP works exclusively with small and very small meat processing plants. They often are able to provide detailed regulatory and production advice over the phone.
North American Meat Processors Association (NAMP)
1910 Association Drive, Reston, Virginia 20191
NAMP works with small and large meat processors.