The National Poultry Improvement Plan's (NPIP) General Conference Committee will hold their annual meeting on August 25, 2020. The NPIP Biennial Conference will be held on August 26-27, 2020. Details about the meeting location and agenda are available here.
The NPIP is a cooperative Federal-State-industry mechanism for controlling certain poultry diseases. It consists of a variety of programs and identifies States, flocks, hatcheries, dealers, and slaughter plants that meet disease control standards specified in the various NPIP programs.
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