USPOULTRY Lamplighter Award Winners

Jamie Johansen

2015_USPOULTRYLamplighter_Adams copyU.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) presented the organization’s annual Lamplighter Award to three individuals at the International Poultry Expo, part of the 2015 International Production & Processing Expo. The award pays tribute to individuals for “sustained and exemplary service” to the poultry and egg industry.

This year’s honorees are:
James Adams, Wenger Feeds
Jay Houchin, Farbest Farms
Dr. Greg Rosales, Aviagen

2015_USPOULTRYLamplighter_DrRosales copySeveral members of USPOULTRY’s Financial Management Seminar planning committee also received the organization’s Lamplighter Award. It is a different approach recognizing a group of individuals, members of the Financial Management Seminar planning committee with continued personal involvement for the last two decades, plus. “We are pleased to recognize their enduring service in one of our longest-running and most popular industry seminars,” said 2014 USPOULTRY chairman, Elton Maddox, Wayne Farms, Oakwood, Ga., in making the presentations. “These individuals represent a legacy of service of many more who have made significant contributions to the seminar over the years and to whom we are also grateful.”

Committee members honored include:
Bob Childress, Frost PLLC
Alan Duncan, Mountaire Farms
Eddie Elrod, Fieldale Farms
Greg Finch, Claxton Poultry
Steve Jurek, GNP Company
Mike Popowycz, Case Farms
Ron Van Es, Tyson Foods
Seals Burdell, USPOULTRY

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