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2020 Convention Seminar

February 14, 2020
Iowa State University Meat Laboratory
Ames, Iowa

Shuttle
Transporation will be provided between Gateway Hotel and the Iowa State University Meat Laboratory; please the schedule below for departure times.

Lunch & Refreshments
Refreshments and lunch will be included in the seminar

Fee
There is no cost to attend the Convention Seminar as long as you are a registered attendee for the 2020 IMPA Convention and Trade Show.

Fees associated with holding this seminar are provided by the generous support of the Center for Industrial Research and Service (CIRAS) at Iowa State University.

Seminar Schedule
8:00 and 8:30 Shuttles depart Gateway for Meat Lab - Continentel breakfast available
9:00

Welcome

9:30-10:30 CIS: What is it? What are the Regulatory Requirements? Status of the Program in Iowa.
10:30-10:45

Break

10:45-11:15

Incineration: Our Experience

11:15-12:00 Solar Power: An Alternative to Lowering Electrical Costs
12:00-1:15 Lunch, Tour of Meat Lab, and Network with the presenters
1:15-2:00

Pork Carcass Fabrication

2:00-2:30 Break and Discussion of the Fabrication Demonstration
2:30-3:15 Basics of Beef Carcass Grading
3:15-4:00

Shipping Frozen and Refrigerated Foods: Finding Carriers, Packaging Guidelines, etc.

4:00 Shuttle returns to Gateway Hotel