2020 Convention Schedule

Note: The 2020 schedule is subject to change and will be finalized by November 1, 2019. We will post updates here as we know them.

Monday – Tuesday, March 16-17

Tuesday, March 17

Tuesday, March 17

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Purina Animal Nutrition Symposium
8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.Onsite Registration/Badge Pick-Up
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.MPF Pre-Show Nutrition Symposium
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.Midwest Poultry Consortium Annual Meeting
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.Midwest Poultry Consortium Board of Directors Meeting
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.Welcome Reception (name badge required)

Wednesday, March 18

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.Chicken & Egg Association of Minnesota Annual Meeting (invite only)
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.On-site Registration/Badge Pick-Up
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

3 concurrent workshops:

  • Organic/Specialty Poultry
  • Turkey Health
  • Egg/Pullet Health
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Exhibit Hall open
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.Happy Hour on the Show Floor and Turkey Taste-Off (Complimentary beer and food samples while supplies last)
EveningHospitality Events

Thursday, March 19

7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.On-site Registration/Badge Pick-Up
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

MPF Student Careers Program 

11:00 a.m.Make a Sandwich for a Good Cause! (The Allan Law Sandwich Community Service Project)
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.Exhibit Hall open
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

3 concurrent workshops:

  • Simmering Issues
  • Meat & Egg Processing
  • Turkey Breeder
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

3 concurrent workshops:

  • Turkey Production
  • Egg Production
  • Broiler Production
5:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

MPF Unhatched: An Evening of Eats & Entertainment

 Reception, 3-course meal and concert featuring a national recording artist to be named!

Note; times are tentative and are subject to change; ticket sales (individual) and table sales available starting November 1