2014 ACPV Sponsored Workshop
From Eggs to Meat: Production of Quality Poultry Products
October 5-6, 2014
Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel
Ocean City, Maryland



12:00 PM Registration

1:00 – 1:15 PM
Welcome and Introduction
Dr. Ivan Alvarado, ACPV Continuing Education Committee Past Chair
Moderator: Ivan Alvarado

Note a Password is needed to open the PDF files which was provided to participants of the workshop.

1:15 – 1:45 PM
Recent Advances in Primary Layer Breeding. alt2.4MB
by Dr. Petek Settar, Hy-Line International

1:45 – 2:15 PM
Recent advances in primary broiler breeding. (Not available)
by Dr. Derek Emmerson, Aviagen

2:15 – 2:45 PM
Management and Physiological Factors that Influence Fertility and
Embryonic Mortality in Broiler Breeders

by Dr. Keith Bramwell, University of Arkansas

2:45 – 3:00 PM Break

3:00 – 3:30 PM
Broiler Breeder Flock Management alt8MB
by Dr. Don Ritter, Mountaire

3:30 – 4:00 PM
Producing High Quality Eggs in the US alt9.6MB
by Dr. Eric Gingerich, Diamond V

4:00 – 4:30 PM
Hatching Egg Handling and Storage and the Effects on Hatchability and Embryo Livability alt4.5MB
by Dr. Keith Bramwell, University of Arkansas

4:30 – 5:00 PM Questions and answers


7:15 AM Continental Breakfast
Moderator: Dr. Jaime Ruiz

8:15 – 8:45 AM
Hatchery Ventilation alt6.2MB
by Dr. Ben Green, Cobb

8:45 – 9:15 AM

Effects of Hatchery and Incubation Management on Broiler Performance,
Bone Development and Welfare
by Dr. Edgar Oviedo, North Carolina State University

9:15 – 9:45 AM
Chick Quality Monitoring alt4.2MB
by Dr. Donna Hill, Private consultant

9:45 – 10:15 AM Break

10:15 – 10:45 AM
Meat Programs: Processing and Delivering Safe Food in a Regulated Environment alt.5MB
by Dr. Elizabeth Krushinskie, Mountaire

10:45 – 11:15 AM
Meat Programs: Processing and Delivering Safe Food in a Consumer-Driven Environment alt1.5MB
by Dr. Ashley Peterson –National Chicken Council (NCC)

11:15 – 12:00 PM Questions and answers

12:00 PM Adjourn

Additional Information

ACPV Workshop Program
ACPV Workshop Proceedings (password required)
Registration (online) | Registration (PDF)

National Meeting on Poultry Health, Processing, and Live Production, sponsored by The Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. (DPI)
National Meeting Overview
National Meeting Agenda
Hotel Accommodations

2014 ACPV Speaker Paper Submission Form