Breakfast Meeting Series
The Poultry Industry Council (PIC) in partnership with our executive sponsor, Trillium Hatchery, presents Dr. Peter Ferket as a part of our Breakfast Meeting Series. Dr. Ferket is a poultry nutritionist and extension specialist from North Carolina State University. He specializes in nutrition and feeding of commercial poultry, with an emphasis on turkeys and broilers. A considerable amount of Peter’s research focuses on in-ovo and early nutrition and it’s impact on the health and longevity of meat birds. Dr. Ferket will be speaking to us about perinatal nutrition and early feeding as the key to success for birds on antibiotic-free programs.
The session will be hosted at the Double Tree in London on Thursday, April 5th from 8-10 am. Free breakfast is included! To register, click HERE.
Our first PIC Breakfast meeting was held on July 13, 2017 and featured Dr. Kerry Mulqueen from Auckland, New Zealand.
Poultry Industry Council (PIC) in partnership with the Livestock Research Innovation Corporation (LRIC) presented Dr. Kerry Mulqueen, as a part of our breakfast meeting series. Kerry is a poultry veterinarian from Auckland, New Zealand. He works as the Senior Technical Adviser for the Egg Farmers for New Zealand, the Poultry Meat Producers of New Zealand and the New Zealand Feed Manufacturers Association. His presentation encompassed how the New Zealand poultry industry has changed following the removal of supply management as well as some additional topics.
For a copy of Dr. Mulqueen’s presentation, click here.