The International Poultry Scientific Forum presented a check for $18,047.11 to the U.S. Poultry & Egg Harold E. Ford Foundation during the Foundation's September meeting.
"We are pleased to accept this donation on behalf of the Ford Foundation," said Foundation Chairman Monty Henderson. "The Foundation is committed to the future of the poultry and egg industry through education and research. We are grateful to the International Poultry Scientific Forum for contributing to our efforts toward the long-term sustainability of our industry." The money will go towards meeting the Foundation's goals of providing financial support for poultry student recruiting efforts at universities and colleges and funding industry research.