Sushil has a strong background in food process engineering and product development using extrusion technology.
Menomonie, Wis. (PRWEB) August 18, 2015
Vets Plus, Inc. is pleased to announce that Sushil Singh will be joining the production team as Process and Product Development Associate. With extensive research experience in extrusion process technologies, Singh will be responsible for collaborating with all departments in the company to identify and execute efficiencies in product research, development, and production.
Singh comes to Vets Plus after completion of his PhD in Agricultural, Biosystems, and Mechanical Engineering at South Dakota State University. His research background provides an important skill set to product manufacturing at Vets Plus with experience in using a single and twin screw extruder for process and product development. Singh also brings expertise from the Indian Institute of Technology in food process engineering, specifically in the dispersion of triglycerides in the process of extrusion.
Raj Lall, President and CEO of Vets Plus, said he is excited about the process development and extrusion experience Singh brings to the position. He said, “Sushil has a strong background in food process engineering and product development using extrusion technology. His technical expertise will be a great addition to our company, particularly in contributing to our production team.”
After receiving his BS degree in Agricultural Engineering at G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology in Pantnagar, India, Singh attended the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Kharagpur, India and pursued a master’s degree in Post Harvest Engineering. He continued his education, earning a PhD in Agricultural, Biosystems, and Mechanical Engineering at South Dakota State University. Singh was a visiting scientist at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Karlsruhe, Germany.
About Vets Plus, Inc.
Vets Plus, Inc. (VPI), located in Menomonie, Wisconsin, is a leading manufacturer of health and nutritional supplements for both food and companion animals. With over 20 years of experience, Vets Plus creates custom formulations for contract manufacturing of innovative probiotic, prebiotic, nutritional, and nutraceutical products in a wide variety of feeding forms. VPI also manufactures its own product lines including Probios®, Replamin®, PetsPrefer®, Swine Prefer®, Horses Prefer®, and Goats Prefer®. Vets Plus is proud of its continued growth into a leader within the animal health industry and ability to manufacture several hundred products while maintaining NASC certifications and cGMP and AAFCO compliance. Vets Plus is a member of the American Pet Products Association (APPA).