Producer Updates2019-02-12T15:19:57+00:00

Producer Updates for 2018 – 2019

PIC will be delivering 5 producer update sessions this winter. These sessions aim to keep Ontario poultry producers and industry representatives up to date and informed on relevant topics and emerging issues facing our sector. The program highlights some of the significant topics affecting our industry now and in the future. The Producer Updates are made possible through generous sponsorship’s provided by many poultry industry stakeholders. The preregistration cost for the session is $55.00, at the door registration fee is $70.00 (includes lunch). Doors open at 9:00 am, sessions begin at 9:30 am.  Below is the tentative agendas, registration and location details for each February session.

Upcoming 2019 Producer Updates Schedule, registration now open:

February 20, 2019 – Wednesday – Mount Brydges
Caradoc Community Centre
565 Lions Park Drive
Mount Brydges, ON N0L 1W0
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February 26, 2019 – Tuesday – Mount Forest
Mt Forest & District Sports Complex
850 Princess St
Wellington North, ON N0G 2L3
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February Producer Updates

Mount Brydges Agenda

Topic

Speaker

9:30 am Opening Remarks Sabrina McDonald, PIC
Managing Pests George Jeffrey, Vetoquinol
Diseases in the Region Dr. Shahbaz Haq, Lakeside Poultry  Veterinary Services Inc.
New Antimicrobial Regulations Dr. Csaba Varga, OMAFRA
OMAFRA Update Al Dam, OMAFRA
Modular Loading Ken Moffet
Prevention Loss: Minimizing Fire Risks Randy Drysdale, Farm Mutual Reinsurance
You Can’t Manage What You Don’t Measure Dr. Scott Gillingham, Aviagen
Electrical Safety Dan Ward, OMAFRA
Gut Health with DON in the Feed Sanjay Girdhar, Masterfeeds
4:00 pm Closing Remarks Sabrina McDonald, PIC

Mount Forest Agenda

Topic

Speaker

9:30 am Opening Remarks Sabrina McDonald, PIC
Preventing Electrical Fires Dan Ward, OMAFRA
Diseases in the Region Dr. Anastasia Novy, Guelph Poultry Veterinary Services 
New Antimicrobial Regulations Dr. Csaba Varga, OMAFRA
OMAFRA Update Al Dam, OMAFRA
Trust Your Gut Instincts (Gut Health) Mark Malpass, Trouw Nutrition
Modular Loading Brian Herman, Brian’s Poultry Services (Tentative Speaker)

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Marketing Opportunities

Sponsorship

Description

Cost

General Sponsors corporate logo will be included in the proceeding booklet. $250.00
Food Sponsors corporate logo will be included in the proceeding booklet. Tent cards with display sponsors logo on tables. $500.00
Event Level Verbal acknowledgement at the event, 1/4 page advertisement space in the print materials, and on the looped slide show. Logo on event page of PIC’s website. $1,000.00
Executive Level Includes full page advertisement in print materials, advertisement included in looped slide show. Logo included on PIC web-page for the event and on e-mail blast for event advertising. $2,500.00

Thank you to Series Executive Sponsors:

Thank you to all our Producer Update Series Sponsors:

Please note PIC reserves the right to deny registration to any party not affiliated with PIC.