Panel discussion: Tackling the broiler welfare challenge
Date & Time
Tuesday, July 20, 2021, 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Karen Christensen Mark Cooper Terrence O'Keefe Ken Martin

Retailers and foodservice outlets are being asked by activist groups to make pledges to purchase chicken raised and processed according to schemes like the Global Animal Partnership and the Better Chicken Commitment. The panelists will discuss how third-party inspections and continuous improvement programs are improving bird welfare outcomes and the research and selective breeding efforts that will continue to drive improvement. They will also discuss how bird welfare, one component of poultry industry sustainability, impacts other sustainability considerations.

Location Name
Omni Amelia Island Resort - Magnolia D,E,F.G