Dr. Jayson Lusk, Distinguished Professor and Head of the Agricultural Economics Department at Purdue University, will speak at the National Chicken Council’s 65th Annual Conference scheduled October 29-30 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Washington, D.C.

Dr. Lusk will discuss the challenges and opportunities facing the U.S. chicken industry.  Dr. Lusk earned a B.S. in Food Technology from Texas Tech University and received a Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics from Kansas State University.  He previously was an assistant professor at Mississippi State University before moving to Purdue University as an associate professor.  At Oklahoma State University, Dr. Lusk served as Regents Professor and held the Willard Sparks Endowment Chair.

Don’t miss out on Dr. Lusk’s important insights regarding the U.S. chicken industry, register today to attend NCC’s October conference.

If you have not yet registered for NCC’s October conference or not yet booked hotel accommodations, following is information on how to register and to reserve a hotel reservation. Please note that NCC’s discounted hotel room block at the Four Seasons will close on October 13.

Visit www.nationalchickencouncil.org/conference/ for complete information on NCC’s annual conference, including the agenda, information on the Four Seasons, instructions on how to make hotel reservations, and travel and area restaurant information.

Once on the website, you will see “Register Now” on the right-hand side of the home page. Click to register and enter your username, which is your email address on file with NCC, and your passcode, then hit submit. If you do not remember your username or password, please contact Debra Newman at dnewman@chickenusa.org.