Join to the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT)

Feed your career and ensure the strength, relevance, and influence of the science of food profession with an IFT membership. When you join, you not only strengthen your professional acumen, but you empower yourself to become a vital contributor to the future of food—its safety, nutrition, and sustainability. Make a personal investment in the future of food on a local, national, and global level.

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