Because of the ongoing disruption to international travel being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Poultry Tech Summit will now accept innovation and technology presentation submissions from speakers who are not certain that they will be able to attend in person. The organizers of the Poultry Tech Summit encourage these individuals to apply to be considered as a “virtual” presenter.
The customer is always right, even if they are wrong. Over 60% of U.S. consumers say that they avoid food products containing GMOs, but many of these consumers who are concerned about GMOs don’t actually know what GMOs are, reported Steve Lerch, president, Story Arc Consulting. He told the audience at the 2020 Annual Meat Conference in Nashville, Tenn., on March 2, 2020, that even if consumers are wrong, what they think matters.