2020 Convention Schedule

Note: The 2020 schedule is subject to change and updates will be posted here as needed.

Thursday, July 9

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.Organic Egg Farmers of America Symposium (tentatively rescheduled; separate registration and fee applies and available onsite only)
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.Purina Animal Nutrition Symposium (tentatively rescheduled)
8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.Onsite Registration/Badge Pick-Up
1:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.MPF Pre-Show Nutrition Symposium
3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Education Tracks:

  • Turkey
  • Layer/Pullet
  • Broiler
  • Processing (all species)
 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.Welcome Reception (name badge required)
6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.MPF Unhatched: An Evening of Eats and Entertainment (NEW NIGHT!)

Friday, July 10

7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.On-site Registration/Badge Pick-Up
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Education Tracks:

  • Turkey
  • Layer/Pullet
  • Broiler
  • Processing (all species)
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Exhibit Hall open
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.Deviled Egg Contest – Round 1 (Best Classic)
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.Putterball Game (win prizes!)
1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.Deviled Egg Contest – Round 2 (Most Beautiful)
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.Putterball Game (win prizes!)
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.Deviled Egg Contest – Round 3 (Most Nontraditional / Crazy)
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)
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.Putterball Game (win prizes!)
EveningHospitality Events

Saturday, July 11

7:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.On-site Registration/Badge Pick-Up
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

MPF Student Careers Program 

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Education Tracks:

  • Hot Topics (all species)
  • Processing (all species)
  • Vendor Tracks
    • Pullet/Layer
    • Turkey/Broiler
11:00 a.m.Make a Sandwich for a Good Cause! 
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.Exhibit Hall open
10:00 a.m.

Grand Prize Drawing Winner Announced (must be present to win)

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Deviled Egg Contest – Best in Show Final Round

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

A Slice of Learning (expert roundtable / open forum) 

  • Registration fee of $5 to attend (includes pizza lunch)

2020 Diamond, Platinum & Gold Sponsors

  • Best Veterinary Solutions
  • Farm Credit Services of America
  • Georgia Poultry Equipment Co.
  • MWI Animal Health