Rockford, IL – May 4, 2016 – Environmental issues, food safety and animal welfare will be highlighted topics at International Poultry Forum China 2016, scheduled for July 22-23, at the Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongquiao.
More than 200 professionals from China’s leading broiler and egg producers, the China Broiler Alliance, and the industry’s poultry supply chain are expected to attend this two-day educational and networking forum.

Respected industry experts from around the world will provide presentations focused on two themes: “Environmental Friendliness and Sustainable Development” and “Food Safety and Animal Welfare”. Gary Cooper, chief operating officer of Cooper Farms, will speak about the sustainable farming practices of his family’s successful turkey, layer and swine businesses. Other confirmed international presenters include Marilia Rangel R. M. Campos, Secretary General of the International Poultry Council, and Bruce Dooyema, Logistic Coordinator for Center Fresh Group.

“Climate change and food safety are two topics of utmost importance today. Finding solutions to these two issues are key to synchronizing the sustainable development of the poultry industry and China itself,” says Dingding Li of Shanghai LyJa Cultural Media Co., Ltd. “We are excited to once again welcome top industry professionals to International Poultry Forum China to share their ideas on environmental issues, sustainability, food safety and animal welfare.”

An early registration discount is available to attendees through May 30, 2016. Online registration and additional details are available at

About International Poultry Forum China
The International Poultry Forum China is organized by Shanghai LyJa Cultural Media Co., Ltd., the Shanghai Poultry Trade Association and the Shanghai Food Safety Work Union, with support from China Animal Agriculture Association, China Broiler Alliance and WATT Global Media.

About WATT Global Media
WATT Global Media provides exceptional business content and solutions to the agribusiness industry. As an industry innovator, WATT Global Media has connected buyers and sellers in the poultry, pig, animal feed and pet food industries through its media channels for nearly 100 years.


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