The Georgia Poultry Federation has announced participants in the Research & Service Exhibit at its annual spring meeting from April 30-May 2 at Brasstown Valley Resort, Young Harris, Ga. Exhibitors include:

AgGeorgia Farm Credit, which is part of the nationwide Farm Credit System, a network of banks and associations that is the largest single lender of agricultural credit in America. AgGeorgia has been making loans for more than 90 years.

University of Georgia Department of Poultry Science, which will highlight its undergraduate instruction, graduate training, research and service programs.

Georgia Poultry Laboratory Network, which has six locations throughout Georgia offering monitoring and diagnostic services for commercial and non-commercial poultry.


Georgia Tech Research Institute Agricultural Technology Research Program, which conducts contract and state-sponsored applied research that seeks engineering solutions to challenges faced by the poultry industry.

University of Georgia Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center, which offers education in poultry medicine to veterinarians and poultry scientists, conducts research on the diagnosis and control of economically important poultry diseases, and provides diagnostic and consultative services to the commercial poultry industry.

Russell Research Center, USDA: The Quality and Safety Assessment Research Unit is located in Athens, GA at the Richard B. Russell Research Center and is part of the in-house research arm of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. Its mission is to research issues affecting the quality and safety of poultry and other agricultural products relative to stakeholder needs in both industry and government.

Individuals interested in attending the annual meeting may e-mail the Georgia Poultry Federation.