USPOULTRY’s 2021 Environmental Management Seminar offers a valuable learning opportunity for professionals concerned with the environmental challenges facing the poultry industry. Sponsored by USPOULTRY, the seminar will be held September 16-17 at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa in Destin, Florida.
“Environmental sustainability continues to be a central facet of the agriculture industry,” commented Bill Knapke, environmental manager at Cooper Farms Inc and chair of the planning committee. “For this year’s seminar, the program planning committee has assembled a group of experienced speakers to address this and many other topics, and we are confident that attendees will benefit from the insight they have to offer.
The program, developed by environmental industry leaders, will include a Washington exam; a regulatory update; PFAS: Regulatory Overview and Sampling, Current Permitting and Regulatory Requirements; Sustainable development: update of the US roundtable for sustainable poultry and eggs, case study on waste recycling, flue gas capture – a carbon credit option; Toxicity: Poultry wastewater effluent testing, Options for toxicity issues; and much more. USPOULTRY will also recognize its 2021 Clean Water Award winners, with virtual tours of their featured facilities.