October 19-20, 2017 | Kansas City, MO
Preconference Workshop” Animal Transport (Oct. 18)
Registration Now Open!
Registration is now open for the 2017 Animal Care and Handling Conference for the Food Industry. This is the leading animal welfare educational opportunity for meat companies, their customers and those involved in the production and management of livestock and meat products. This important conference has doubled in size since it was launched in 1999 - testament to the increasing significance of animal care and handling in the meat industry.
In addition to in-depth instruction by species and “big picture” sessions that address challenges and regulatory impacts, this year’s event will include a pre-conference workshop focused on the issue of livestock transportation. Don’t miss this opportunity for an in-depth discussion on this critical animal handling topic.
Co-Sponsoring Organizations include: American Association of Bovine Practitioners, American Association of Meat Processors, American Meat Science Association, Animal Agriculture Alliance, Canadian Meat Council, Chicago Midwest Meat Association, Consejo Mexicano de la Carne, Food Marketing Institute, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, National Dairy FARM Program, National Grocers Association, National Milk Producers Federation, National Pork Board, National Pork Producers Council, Professional Animal Auditor Certification Organization, Inc., Southeastern Meat Association, Southwest Meat Association, and USPOULTRY.
Click here for registration and additional information.