WATT Global Media and Pig International will be exhibiting at the 2014 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE), scheduled for January 28-30 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. IPPE attendees are encouraged to stop by the WATT Global Media booth No. 512, located in Hall A.
At the booth, show attendees can visit with the staff from Pig International, as well as WATT publications Poultry USA, Egg Industry, Industria Avicola, Poultry International, Feed International and Feed Management.
In addition to exhibiting, WATT Global Media will sponsor a roundtable discussion on porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) at the VIV International Pork Production Summit, to be held in from 1 to 5 p.m. January 29 in conjunction with the 2014 IPPE. Dr. Matthew Turner, swine veterinarian with Prestage Farms, and Dr. Mary Battrell, swine veterinarian with Murphy-Brown LLC, will be the featured speakers for the discussion. Both veterinarians are on the front lines of the PEDV crisis for their respective companies and pig production facilities across the country. The panel will be moderated by Terrence O'Keefe, editor for Egg Industry magazine. The PEDV panel discussion will be held from 3 to 4 p.m. in room B-305 of the Georgia World Congress Center.
The VIV International Pork Production Summit will bring together industry and academic representatives to review technical best practices related to pig health, farm management and feed and nutrition.