Deep South Poultry Conference May 23

By for CAES News
With an annual production approaching $2.8 billion, Georgia poultry farmers need the wealth of information offered in the Deep South Poultry Conference May 23 in Tifton, Ga.

The program will open with 8:10 a.m. registration at the Rural Development Center off I-75 (exit 64).

In the opening sessions, university and industry experts will address topics from auditing animal welfare to an update on disease outbreaks.

Breeder, Broiler Sessions

After the morning break, the program will be divided into separate sessions for breeders and broilers. The sessions will end at 4 p.m.

The deadline to register is May 16. A $35 fee ($40 after May 16) covers lunch, refreshments and the conference proceedings.

To learn more about the program, call Bill Dozier at (229) 386-3442. For a registration form, call the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center at (229) 386-3416. Or register on-line.

Dan Rahn is a news editor with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.