Upcoming meetings for AGRI marketers.MARCH
MARCH 1-5: American Feed Industry Association Spring Forum, New Orleans. Contact 703/524-0810 or visit www.afia.org.
MARCH 2-4: Commodity Classic, Las Vegas. Contact 636 / 928-3700 or visit www.commodityclassic.com.
MARCH 4-6: Southern Bio-Products Conference, Biloxi, Miss. Contact Ann Sansing at 662 / 325-2160 or visit www.ms-biomass.org.
MARCH 4-6: National Pork Industry Forum, Atlanta. Contact 515/278-8012 or visit www.nppc.org.
MARCH 6-9: American Association of Swine Veterinarians Veterinarians and veterinary surgeons (vets) are medical professionals who operate exclusively on animals. Well-known and notable veterinarians include:
Des Moines (pronounced /dɪˈmɔɪn/ in English, . Contact 515/465-5255 or visit www.aasv.org.
MARCH 9-10: Hay Business Conference & Expo 2004, Kansas City, Mo. Contact 952/851-9329 or visit www.hayandforage.com.
MARCH 14-16: American Meat Institute The American Meat Institute is an organization composed primarily of US meat producers. It was founded in 1906 and is today located in Washington, DC. AMI provides assistance and representation for member organizations. Annual Meat Conference, Nashville, Tenn. Contact 202 / 220-0711 or visit www.meatconference.com.
MARCH 14-17: National Grain and Feed Association Convention, San Antonio. Contact 202 / 289-0873 or visit www.ngfa.org.
MARCH 22-24: Animal Agriculture Alliance Stakeholders Summit, Arlington, Va. Contact 703/562-5160 or visit www.animalagalliance.org.
MARCH 25-26: ASTM ASTM
American Society for Testing and Materials Committee on Livestock, Meat and Poultry Evaluation Systems, Salt Lake City. Contact Jim Olshefsky at 610 / 832-9714 or firstname.lastname@example.org
MARCH 29-31: Petfood Forum 2004, Chicago. Contact Marcia Riddle at email@example.com or visit www.petfoodindustry.com.
MARCH 31-APRIL 3: NCBA NCBA National Cattlemen's Beef Association
NCBA North Carolina Bar Association
NCBA National Cooperative Business Association
NCBA North Carolina Biomedical Association
NCBA National College of Business and Arts Spring Conference, Washington, D.C. Contact Sonia Voldseth at 202/347-0228 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
APRIL April: see month.
APRIL 14-16: National Agri-Marketing Conference & Trade Show, Kansas City, Mo. Contact 913 / 491-6500 or visit www.nama.org.
APRIL 21-23: World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioprocessing, Orlando, Fla. Contact 202 / 962-6641 or visit www.bio.org / world congress.
MAY 2-8: American Business Media American Business Media is an association of business information providers that was founded in 1906. Currently, the association has more than 300 member companies and delivers business intelligence to industry, Madison Avenue, Wall Street and the Beltway, representing almost 5,000 Spring Meeting, Coronado, Calif. Contact Renee Santana at 212 / 661-6360 x3320 or visit www.americanbusinessmedia.com.