BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//NC Pork Council - ECPv4.6.6//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:NC Pork Council X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events for NC Pork Council BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20200310 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20200312 DTSTAMP:20200118T231709 CREATED:20191114T192108Z LAST-MODIFIED:20200116T212340Z SUMMARY:Annual Conference DESCRIPTION:Plan now to join us for two days of educational meetings\, national updates\, networking and more at our annual meeting\, conference and awards luncheon. \nREGISTER NOW | Agenda | Sponsors | Hotel Information \n\nTuesday\, March 10*\n\n\n\n\n1 p.m.\nConference Registration opens\nHilton Raleigh North Hills\n\n\n2 p.m.\n\nGeneral Session #1**\n\n\n\n\n\nWhere do we stand\, an update from the CEO\n\n\n\n3 p.m.\nGeneral Session #2**\n\n\n\n\nNovember Election Outlook\n\n\n\n4 p.m.\nWelcome social\n\n\n\n5 p.m.\nRegistration opens for Bacon Bash\n\n\n\n5:30-10:00pm\nBacon Bash\nMembers-only event to raise money for the NCPC Political Action Committee. \nTickets (must be a member to purchase tickets)\n\n\n\n\n\n  \n\nThursday\, March 21*\n\n\n\n\n7:00 a.m.\nRegistration opens\nHilton Raleigh North Hills\n\n\n7:15 a.m.\nBreakfast sponsored by\n\n\n\n7:45 a.m.  \nAnnual Meeting\n\n\n\n\n8:30 a.m.\n\nState and National updates\nNC Pork Council – Everett Johnson\, 2019 President\nNational Pork Board – Bill Even\, CEO\nNational Pork Producers Council – Neil Dierks\, CEO\n\n\n\n10:30 a.m.\nBreak out Sessions (Choose one)\n\n\n\n\nSludge Management and Research (OIC credit)**\nDr. Mahmoud Sharara of N.C. State CALS shares the results of different sludge management options.\n\n\n\n\nAfrican Swine Fever update\nWhat you need to know about ASF\, the national standstill and the state’s response planning. Dr. Doug Meckes\, State Veterinarian\, NCDA&CS and Dr. Lisa Becton\, National Board Board will present.\n\n\n\n11 a.m.\nBreak\n\n\n\n\n11:15 a.m.\n\nGeneral Session\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n12:30 p.m.\n\n\nAwards luncheon ($15)\n\n\n\n2 p.m\nExtended Breakout Sessions (choose one)\n\n\n\n\nBatch Farrowing\nMany companies are moving farms to batch farrowing to help with disease management. Come to this 2-hour session to get an introductory lesson about this method and have the opportunity to ask questions to the experts. \n\n\n\n\nTBA\n\n\n\n4 p.m.\nAdjourn\n\n\n\n\n\n\n  \n*Schedule subject to change. Please check back for updates!\n**OIC credit will be applied for\n\n\n\nSponsors \nBecome a sponsor (pdf) \n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\nHotel Information \nHilton Raleigh North Hills (formerly North Raleigh Hilton)\n3415 Wake Forest Rd\nRaleigh\, NC 27609\nRooms in the room block are $159; secure your room by Feb. 25 to ensure best price!\nReserve your room now online or calling 1-800-774-1500 and use the code NCPORK to receive the group rate.\n\nThe Hilton Raleigh North Hills (formerly North Raleigh Hilton) is newly renovated and convenient\, just off the Wake Forest Road exit on the I-440 Beltline. Parking is free and abundant on site for all visitors. The hotel is convenient to downtown Raleigh and to North Hills.\n\n URL: LOCATION:3415 Wake Forest Rd\, Raleigh\, NC\, 27609 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR