Plans are in place for the National Chicken Council’s 60th Annual Conference scheduled October 29-30 at The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, D.C.  The conference will address current legislative, regulatory, political, business, economic, and international trade issues of importance to the chicken industry.  The final conference program is available here .

Several of NCC allied leader member companies have generously agreed to serve as sponsors for this year’s conference.  NCC is most grateful for the support of the following companies that go a long way in helping to make this year’s conference a success:

  • Aviagen
  • BMO Harris Bank
  • Cobb-Vantress
  • Elanco Animal Health
  • Meyn America
  • Phibro Animal Health
  • Prince-Agri Products

If you plan to attend the conference but have not yet registered,  NCC is still accepting registrations.  To register online, visit the conference website at  Click on “Register Now,” located on the right-hand side of the home page.  You will be asked to log in with your user name and passcode.  Your user name is your business email address on file with NCC.  If you do not remember your passcode, you can recover it via the log-in page.  Please note that NCC’s discounted hotel room block is now sold out; however, there are several hotels within a short walking distance to the Ritz-Carlton.  Please contact Maggie Ernst, NCC’s senior director of meetings & member services, via email at if you need assistance in registering or if you need recommendations for alternative hotels.