Thursday, April, 5th, 2018

2018 Spring Meeting: Product Development Competition & Student Recognition

Auburn University                                                                                                                  Department of Poultry Science
260 Lem Morrison Drive
Auburn University, AL 36849

Register HERE

Who should register?:

  • Students competing in the product development event
  • Students being recognized (free ticket)
  • Members & Non-Members attending
  • Judges (free ticket)


01:00-01:30 PM Registration

01:30-02:00 PM Introduction and Welcome – Dr. Emefa Monu and Dr. Paul Patterson (Dean, College of Agriculture)

02:00-04:00 PM Overview of the Product Development (PD) competition (Dr. Benjamin) and PD competition (4 universities).
Refreshments will be served

04:00-05:00 PM Tour of facilities, social hour and judges tabulate scores

05:00-05:45 PM Dinner

05:45-06:45 PM Guest Speaker – Christiana Mendoza (Topic – TBA); Awards: Outstanding students from universities in our section and Product Development Competition Winners

Closing comments -Dr. Emefa Monu


Members $30

Non-Members $35

Students $10

  • The 2 recipients of each university receiving a recognition will receive a complimentary dinner. Please register under “Student receiving recogntion”.
  • Judges for the Product Development Competition will receive a complimentary dinner. Please register under “Judge”.


  • Hand Pulled Pork, Hand Pulled Chicken with White Sauce
  • Classic Garden Salad w Homemade Dressing
  • Homemade Mac N’ Cheese, Potato Salad and Slow-Cooked Green Beans
  • Cheese Biscuits
  • Fresh Brewed Sweet Tea and Unsweet Tea Fresh
  • Lemon Pie Squares and Fresh Baked Brownies
  • Homemade BBQ sauce, Habanero Hot Sauce and Fresh Dill Pickles

For any questions, please contact Dr. Emefa Monu at