GEORGETOWN, Del. — Registration is now open for the 50th National Meeting on Poultry Health, Processing and Live Production to be held Oct. 12-14 in Ocean City, Md.
Planned by the Delmarva Poultry Industry Inc. Poultry Health Committee in combination with others in the industry, the meeting is expected to draw close to 400 attendees.
The meeting will include separate sessions for poultry health, processing and live production. There will also be sessions devoted to poultry health and processing personnel; and to poultry health and live production personnel.
Topics for the meeting will cover a wide range of subjects from highly pathogenic avian influenza and other poultry diseases, to federation legislative and regulatory updates, to use of modern technology in safety for the U.S. food supply to changes in antibiotic regulation and antibiotic alternatives to animal rights issues.
More information can be obtained at the DPI office, 16686 County Seat Hwy., Georgetown, Del. 19947; 302-856-9037; www.dpichicken.org.