Poultry Session – Afternoon – Monday, January 8, 2018

Exhibit Hall

Moderators:  Georgie Cartanza, University of Delaware and Dr. Jon Moyle, University of Maryland Extension

1:25 p.m.—1:30 p.m.
Welcome and Announcements 

1:30 p.m.—1:45 p.m.
2018 Farm Bill Update: Remarks from Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester
The Honorable Lisa Blunt Rochester, Member of the House Agriculture Committee

1:45 p.m.—2:00 p.m.
Embracing Change in the Poultry Industry
Georgie Cartanza, University of Delaware 

2:00 p.m.—2:30 p.m.
Attic Vents
Michael Czarick, University of Georgia 

2:30 p.m. BREAK/VISIT WITH EXHIBITORS 

3:00 p.m.—3:40 p.m.
Managing the Persistent Pests in Poultry Production
Dr. Wes Watson, North Carolina State University 

3:40 p.m.—4:15 p.m.
Current Legal Issues for Poultry Growers in the Delmarva
Kelly Nuckolls, University of Maryland 

4:15 p.m.—4:35 p.m.
CAFO Update and Environmental Stewardship Award
Chris Brosch, Delaware Department of Agriculture 

4:35 p.m. DINNER/VISIT WITH EXHIBITORS 

Sponsored by USDA Poultry Respiratory Disease Combined Agriculture Project (PRD CAP)

Session Summary:

DE Pesticide Certification Credits:  1.0
MD Pesticide Certification Credits:  3.0
DE Nutrient Management Credits:  2.50
MD Nutrient Management Credits:  2.0
Certified Crop Advisor Credits:  0