International Conference Starts in Taiwan

by 5m Editor
21 March 2011, at 10:24am

TAIWAN - The 9th Asia Pacific Poultry Conference started yesterday, 20 March, in Taipei City, with more than 500 researchers, entrepreneurs and policy-makers from 30 countries participating in the four-day event.

During the opening ceremony, Wang Cheng-teng, deputy minister of the Council of Agriculture, said: "This conference will facilitate international exchanges and scientific collaboration in poultry breeding. It will also help expand the vision of the local poultry industry,” reports Taiwan Today.

Poultry nutrition, breeding techniques, marketing strategies and animal health are among some of the topics to be discussed, according to event organizer the World’s Poultry Science Association.

Keynote speakers include scholars from France, Israel, Japan, South Korea, Thailand and the US.