The non-profit research and service exhibits will open at 3 p.m. on Friday, May 2. Regular exhibitors are: AgGeorgia Farm Credit, Georgia Poultry Federation, Georgia Poultry Laboratory Network, Georgia Tech Research Institute, USDA Russell Research Center, and the University of Georgia Departments of Population Health and Poultry Science.
The annual business meeting, with election of officers and directors for 2014-15, will be on Friday evening followed by the popular family bingo game, which features prizes from poultry, allied and area companies. Those who donate prizes with a value of $25 or more, and notify the Georgia Poultry Federation office by April 4, will be listed in the program and announced during the game. All donors will be recognized. Those who plan to attend the meeting may bring their donated prizes to the Federation desk at Brasstown Valley Resort by 6 p.m. on Friday, May 2. If this is not possible, donated prizes may be delivered to the Georgia Poultry Federation, 518 South Enota Drive, Gainesville, GA 30501 by April 25 and should include the name and address of the donor.
Saturday sports events include a golf tournament, a horseshoe tournament, a 5K race, a one-mile fun run and a one-mile walk. The day's activities end with the Saturday Evening Banquet.
The weekend meeting concludes with the traditional Poultry Industry Church Service at 9 a.m. Sunday.