Thursday, 18 January 2018
icon home Home  |  icon email Contact  | 

Read best online blackjack strategies here: https://onlineblackjack.money/

Menu

banner home website

  • Prev
In the Board meeting held during WPC2016 in Beijing, China, the Board decided to increase the funds available for Branch Development by making a ...
Are you an experienced Researcher in animal welfare science with expertise in studies involving laying hens or other farm animals? Do you have good ...
Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing is a new “climate-smart” publisher in agricultural science. We are building a collection of review chapters, each ...
  Poultry Quality Evaluation1st EditionQuality Attributes and Consumer Values Editors: Massimiliano Petracci Cecile Berri ...
The 10th European Symposium of Poultry Genetics (ESPG) took place from the 26th to the 28th of June in Saint-Malo, France. It was organised by the ...
  Report COMBINED 2017 MEETING of the Incubation and Fertility Research Group (IFRG/WPSA Working Group 6) and the Fundamental Physiology ...
  170 delegates from Europe and North America attended the XVII European Symposium on the Quality of Eggs and Egg Products and XXIII European ...
In late September 2017, it was my pleasure to team up with Past President Edir da Silva for WPSA's programmes in Guadalajara. The day before the ...

Home

Presentations 2017 Kigali Convention, Rwanda

 

Advancement in African poultry production: how to produce more with less

3-4 October 2017, Kigali Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda

Programme

  3 October
09.00  Dr Roel Mulder, Secretary General of WPSA
"WPSA today and tomorrow"
09.30-10.45 Session 1 Production systems
 

1. Specific challenges for broiler breeders under tropical conditions: Prof Onagbesan Okanlawon, Nigeria

2. Climate change and variability: impact on profitability, vulnerability and adaptation by small holder poultry farmers in South Africa: Dr H. Swatson, South Africa

11.30-13.00 Session 2 Constraints
 

3. Chick quality as a result of the incubation process and interfering variables: Prof Kokou Tona, Togo

4. Salmonella infection control in modern poultry operations, including fowl typhoid: Dr Edir da Silva, Brazil

14.00-15.30    Session 3 Business development
 

5. The need for optimal chick quality: Mr R. Soupe, Mauritius

6. Adoption of value chain approach in poultry industry in Africa, marketing opportunities with the neighbouring countries: Mr T. Kaudia, Kenya

7. Analysis of value chain for poultry products in Africa: Prof A. Missohou, Senegal

16.00-17.00 Roundtable discussion
17.00 Closing
   
  4 October
14.00-17.00 Session 4 Development of the African Poultry Network (APN) and the role of WPSA
14.00-15.30 Panel discussion: From network to future ways of cooperation
Panel members: Tona, Missohou, Onagbesan, Swatson, Soupe, Kaudia, Silva
15.45-17.00 General discussion

 

 

IPHF recipients 2016 - proef

 

Info over IPHF 2016

IPHF recipients 2016

Paul Hocking

Dr Paul Hocking joined the Poultry Research Centre (PRC) in Edinburgh in 1983 after working in the cattle breeding industry and short periods of teaching and research in both England and Canada. The PRC subsequently became the Roslin Institute and part of the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies at the University of Edinburgh in 2008 when he was appointed Reader.

Avigdor Cahaner

Avigdor Cahaner obtained his PhD in Genetics and Breeding at the Faculty of Agriculture of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, in 1977. In 1979, after 2 years as a Postdoctoral fellow at the Avian Sciences Dept. of the University of California at Davis, he started to work at the Faculty of Agriculture as a Lecturer and researcher in poultry genetics and breeding. Later he was promoted to the ranks...

Changxin Wu

Professor Changxin Wu graduated from Beijing Agricultural University with a major in Animal Science in 1957, and has been a faculty member of the university (now called China Agricultural University) since then. He did his further study on animal genetics and breeding at Institute of Animal Genetics, Edinburgh University, Scotland, U.K. (1979-1981). After returning to the home school, he was promo...

Henry Classen

Henry Classen completed a B.S.A. at the University of Saskatchewan (1971) and pursued graduate studies at the University of Massachusetts (M.S. 1974, Ph.D. 1977). In 1978, he returned to Saskatchewan as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Animal and Poultry Science, became a tenured Professor in 1986, and served as Department Head from 2006-2011. In 2013, Dr Classen was named a Distinguish...

Eddy Decuypere

Professor E. Decuypere obtained his master in zoology in 1969, his master in agronomy in 1972 and his PhD in agricultural sciences in 1979. Meanwhile he was working from 1974-1977 in Rwanda as responsible for agricultural practice and applied research in a developmental project.

International Conferences and Exhibitions

 

International Conferences and Exhibitions (not organized or sponsored by WPSA). For the WPSA Calendar click here.

2018

     

January 2018

 
   
13 Mini-Symposium on Availability and Current Interest in Gene Editing of Avian Species in conjunction with the USDA Poultry Workshop, PAG XXVI Conference San Diego USA
30 Jan - 1 Feb IPPE Atlanta USA
       

February 2018

 
   
4-5  Regional Poultry Conference Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
5-7  VIV MEA Abu Dubai United Arab Emirates
6-8  Agrofarm Moscow Russia
       

March 2018

 
   
5-7  AGRA ME Dubai United Arab Emirates
12-14  10th World Mycotoxin Forum Amsterdam The Netherlands
14-16  Agritek Farmtek, Poultry and Farm Astana Kazakhstan
14-16 Livestock and Poultry Agroworld Tashkent Uzbekistan
14-16  Ildex Vietnam Ho Chi Min City Vietnam
15-17 AgroExpo Vostok Vladivostok Russia
21-23 Turkey Science and Production Conference Chester United Kingdom
27-29  VICTAM Asia Bangkok Thailand
       

April 2018

 
   
4-6 NIPOLI Expo 2018 Ibadan Nigeria
25-26 Aviana Nigeria 2018 Ibadan Nigeria
       

May 2018

     
4-6 4th Agro & Poultry Tanzania 2018 Dar-Es-Salaam Tanzania
16-18 12th Azerbaijan International Agriculture Exhibition - Caspian Agro 2018 Baku Azerbaijan
       

June 2018

 
   
20-22  VIV Europe Utrecht The Netherlands
       

July 2018

 
   
12-13 Aviana Kenya 2018 Nairobi Kenya
23-26  Poultry Science Association Annual Meeting San Antonia USA
26-28 Livestock Taiwan Expo and Forum Taipei Taiwan
       

August 2018

   
31 - 2 September

7th edition of ‘International Poultry & Livestock Expo 2018

Bangalore India
       

September 2018

   
20-22 BanglaLivestock'18 Dhaka Bangladesh
26-28 International Farming Technology Exhibition Jakarta Indonesia
       

November 2018

 
   
13-16  EuroTier Hannover Germany
       

2019

     

February 2019

 
   
12-14  IPPE Atlanta USA
       

June 2019

 
   
12-14  Victam International Cologne Germany
       

July 2019

 
   
15-18  Poultry Science Association Annual Meeting Montreal Canada
       

2020

     

July 2020

 
   
20-23  Poultry Science Association Annual Meeting Louisville USA
       
       

 

News

News

In late September 2017, it was my pleasure to team up with Past President Edir da Silva for WPSA's programmes in Guadalajara. The day before the start of the XXV Congreso Latinoamericano de Avicultura...

Report EggMeat 2017

  170 delegates from Europe and North America attended the XVII European Symposium on the Quality of Eggs and Egg Products and XXIII European Symposium on the Quality of Poultry Meat. ‘EggMeat 2017’ ...

World Egg Day

October 13, 2017

Report 10th European Symposium of Poultry Genetics

The 10th European Symposium of Poultry Genetics (ESPG) took place from the 26th to the 28th of June in Saint-Malo, France. It was organised by the French branch of WPSA and Working Group 3 ’Breeding a...

Report Combined 2017 meeting WG6 / WG12

  Report COMBINED 2017 MEETING of the Incubation and Fertility Research Group (IFRG/WPSA Working Group 6) and the Fundamental Physiology and Perinatal Development Group (PDP/WPSA Working Group 12) T...

Obituary Marcelo Jorge Schang

1948 - 2017 It is with deep sadness that we report the passing of Marcelo J. Schang, a long term member of WPSA Branch Argentina. Marcelo Schang passed away on August 22nd of 2017. Our branch lost on...

More Articles

News Archive

Obituary Marcelo Jorge Schang

1948 - 2017 It is with deep sadness that we report the passing of Marcelo J. Schang, a long term member of WPSA Branch Argentina. Marcelo Schang passed away on August 22nd of 2017. Our branch lost on...

Helping to improve animal welfare in Vietnam's egg industry

Humane Society International (HSI) is one of the largest animal protection organizations in the world, working to protect all animals including wildlife, companion animals, animals in laboratories, an...

Obituary Dr Herbert H. Siegel

Dr Herbert H. SiegelAugust 29, 1926 - July 11, 2017 Dr Herbert H. Siegel, Vice-President of WPSA (1996-2000), passed on July 11. His poultry career followed the Triad Law, commonly known as ‘The Rule...

Course in Egg Layers Health for Poultry Experts

Dear colleague, during the last OIE General Session in Paris you have probably seen the WVEPAH Information letter. (see attachment). I would like to take this chance to inform you officially that the ...

Travel to the Poultry Science Association Meeting

The Poultry Science Association (PSA) Meeting was held in Orlando, Florida this month. It was my pleasure to be there for all but one day of the meeting. The venue was the same as that proposed by my...

More Articles

Articles in upcoming Journals

Here https://onlineroulette.money/ you will find online roulette casino reviews

Gold Sponsors