Egg Industry News



Feb 10, 2017


Three worthy recipients were honored with the USPOULTRY Lamplighter Award at the 2017 International Poultry Expo.  The Honorees are:

  • Dr. Carol Cardona; University of Minnesota.  Dr. Cardona holds the Pomeroy Endowed Chair in Avian Health at the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences at the University of Minnesota.
  • Dr. John Carey; Professor in the Department of Poultry Science at Texas A & M University and Head of the Department of Poultry Science.
  • Paul Presley; Executive Vice President of Industry Programs for USPOULTRY responsible for Technical Services including food safety and production, environmental and educational programs.   

Paul Hill, outgoing Chairman of USPOULTRY stated, “We value the commitment and support of this year’s Lamplighter Award Recipients, they have enthusiastically dedicated themselves to contributing to the Poultry Industry and we sincerely appreciate their service”.