U.S. Poultry & Egg Elects New Leadership

jamie johansenAgWired Animal, IPPE, Poultry

Tom Hensley, president, Fieldale Farms, Baldwin, Ga., was elected chairman of the board of directors of U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) during the International Poultry Expo, part of the 2018 International Production & Processing Expo. A native of West Virginia, Hensley graduated with a degree in business from Marshall University. Before joining Fieldale Farms, Hensley was a tax manager … Read More

NutriQuest Poultry Division Moving Rapidly

Kelly MarshallAudio, IPPE, Poultry

NutriQuest has only had a poultry division for about four years, Director of Sales Shannon Burasco told Chuck Zimmerman at the International Production and Processing Expo (IPPE), but they are committed to serving across the poultry industry, from performance to food safety. They’re working to provide solutions that will assist producers in being good stewards of their animals and offer … Read More

Another Record Setting Year for #IPPE17

Jamie JohansenAg Group, Feed, IPE, IPPE, Meat, Meat Science, Novus International, Poultry

A record setting 31,649 poultry, meat and feed industry leaders from all over the world attended this year’s International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE). The U.S. Poultry & Egg Association, American Feed Industry Association and North American Meat Institute sponsored event also brought in 1,273 exhibitors showcasing products in 533,000 square feet of exhibit space. “We are very excited about … Read More

Policy Outlook from AFIA at #IPPE17

Chuck ZimmermanAFIA, Audio, IPPE

Attendees at the International Production & Processing Expo were able to listen to an outlook on farm policy in this new government administration year. I sat down with Joel Newman, President/CEO, American Feed Industry Association, to get some takeaways from his presentation. Joel says that as he looks at the new administration in Washington there are some opportunities but also … Read More

New Officers for USPOULTRY

Cindy ZimmermanAudio, IPE, IPPE, Poultry, US Poultry

New officers for the U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) were elected this week during the International Poultry Expo, part of the 2017 International Production & Processing Expo. Jerry Moye, recently retired president of Cobb-Vantress, was elected chairman of the organization. Also elected to the board were Tom Hensley, Fieldale Farms, Baldwin, Ga., vice chairman; John Prestage, Prestage Farms, Clinton, … Read More

Novus Committed to #Sustainability

Chuck ZimmermanAnimal Health, Audio, IPPE, Novus International, Video

During the International Production and Processing Expo I have interviewed several of the team members for our sponsor, Novus International. First up on the list is Luis Azevedo. Luis currently serves as General Manager, Latin America and Africa for Novus. He is seen greeting customers in the Novus booth. Luis wants to show Expo attendees how broad based the solutions … Read More

Poultry Industry Awards Presented at #IPPE17

Cindy ZimmermanIPE, IPPE, Poultry

U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) presented a number of awards this week during its part of the 2017 International Production & Processing Expo. Dr. John Smith, senior health services advisor for Fieldale Farms, was named USPOULTRY’s Workhorse of the Year during the International Poultry Expo, part of the 2017 International Production & Processing Expo. The poultry industry’s most esteemed … Read More

IPPE Continues “30 under 30” Program

Lizzy SchultzAFIA, Ag Group, Competition, IPPE, NAMI, Poultry, US Poultry

The International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) is currently seeking applicants for the fifth annual Young Leaders “30 Under 30” Young Professionals Program, which targets young professionals who normally would not have the financial resources or opportunity to attend IPPE. Selected participants will receive complimentary registration to attend the 2017 IPPE, held in Atlanta, Georgia, from Jan. 31 – Feb. … Read More

Register for the 2017 IPPE Today!

Lizzy SchultzAg Group, Company Announcement, Events, IPPE, Poultry

Attendees and exhibitors may now begin to register for the 2017 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE). The annual global feed, meat and poultry industry trade show is scheduled Tuesday through Thursday, Jan. 31 – Feb. 2, 2017, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Ga., USA. More than 1,060 exhibitors have been secured, and more than 507,000 net … Read More