Poultry.Network presents

Live Face-to-Face Conference

Harper Adams University 8 September 2022

POULTRY.NETWORK is excited to announce our second conference, bringing the whole poultry sector together to discuss the big strategic topics affecting production today.

8 September 2022

Harper Adams University

Tickets include lunch, and are £30 for poultry farmers, and producers working in poultry production, or £150 for trade suppliers (prices include VAT).

Space is extremely limited, booking ahead is essential

Our Sponsors

Arden Wood Shavings has nearly 40 years experience of supplying bedding products to poultry farmers.

Boehringer Ingelheim is committed to providing unique knowledge, products and support services to help producers and veterinarians optimise poultry health, productivity and profitability.

draperVENT uses extensive experience to develop climate control systems for broilers that encourage birds’ full genetic potential

Whether you have a breeder, broiler or commercial layer operation, Zoetis‘ dedicated teams of field experts can help you achieve the best results possible.

Lubing has a worldwide reputation among breeding and livestock farmers and is synonymous with highly specialised Drinking, Conveyor and Climate Systems.

IWS delivers the latest advances in disinfection technology to its customers. 

“We’re really excited to be bringing the entire poultry sector back together again at Harper Adams on 8 September.

“Times are undoubtedly tough, but networking with peers and suppliers, hearing from the entire sector and learning how others are creating opportunities in the face of challenges is what this conference is all about.”

Jake Davies
Editor of Poultry.Network

We are asking speakers to consider four key areas this year – sustainability, developments in welfare, finding efficiency on-farm and flock health.

Event Schedule

More speakers to be confirmed.

8:30 AM
Registration Opens

09:15 AM
Welcome and housekeeping

9:20 AM
Keynote Session – The Drive To Net Zero and More Sustainable Poultry Production

2 Sisters Food Group – Agriculture Director, Nick Davies
Head of Agriculture, Fisheries and Sustainable Sourcing, Sophie Throup
Centre for Innovation Excellence in Livestock  (CIEL)
Head of Business Development, Phil Bicknell

10:20 AM
Q & A

10:50 AM

Sponsored by JF McKenna

11:35 AM
Finding Efficiencies On Farm In the Face Of Higher Input Costs

Dave HodsonRosehill
James Smaldon
Exmoor Agriculture Ltd.
Justin Emery – Senior Ventilation Consultant

12:30 PM
Q & A
12:50 PM

Sponsored by Morspan

14:00 PM
The future of welfare on poultry farms – in practice and developing policy


James Mottershead – NFU Poultry Board Chair
Mark Williams – Chief Executive, British Egg Industry Council

Maarten De Gussem – Managing Director, Vetworks

14:40 PM
Q & A
15:00 PM

Sponsored by PD Hook

15:45 PM
Poultry Health and Avian Influenza Preparedness

SPEAKERS Julian Sparrey – Operations Director, Livetec

Janet Dixon – Notifiable Disease Policy Lead for Poultry and Pigs, Defra Chris Stanford – Managing Director, Arden Wood Shavings

16:30 PM
Closing remarks and end of the conference

“The speaker lineup covers the whole poultrymeat and egg sectors. We want this to be a day of learning more about the entirety of poultry production, the challenges it faces, and the opportunities on offer.”

Jake Davies
Editor of Poultry.Network

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