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Eight Students Awarded DPI College Scholarships

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DPI Adopts Best Management Practices for Good Neighbor Relations

The Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. Board of Directors has adopted a revised version of its Best Management Practices for Good Neighbor Relations. This document replaces a version adopted by the DPI Board of Directors in 2005.  The board, consisting of chicken growers, representatives of the five chicken companies, and business suppliers of products and services, acted after a workgroup of growers, chicken company personnel, and others made a set of recommendations to update the 10-year old document.

For more information and to read the document, click here.


DPI College Scholarship Raises Nearly $20,000

The Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. College Scholarship Program raised nearly $20,000 yesterday through its annual golf tournament at Green Hill Country Club near Salisbury, Maryland.

Our thanks to Mid Atlantic Farm Credit for being the major sponsor. Mid Atlantic Farm Credit was the primary sponsor for lunch and a 50% sponsor of on-the-course beverages. AB Vista also helped with the lunch. Bruton Financial Services was the other 50% beverage cart sponsor. Live Oak Bank provided golf balls to all players.

To see the results of the competition among the nearly 140 players, click here.


New Video Shows How Chickens are Processed
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The video takes a behind-the-scenes look at today's high-tech, highly efficient poultry processing plants and highlights the food safety and sanitation practices employed by the modern poultry industry.
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About DPI

DPI is the nonprofit trade association working for the continued progress of the meat chicken industry in Delaware, the Eastern Shore of Maryland, and the Eastern Shore of Virginia.

In existence since 1948, DPI's members include more than 1,000 farm families raising chickens, five companies producing birds on Delmarva, and hundreds of chicken company employees, hundreds of allied industry suppliers of products and services, and Delmarva-based, non-chicken businesses that recognize the important work DPI does to keep the local chicken industry strong.

Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc.
16686 County Seat Hwy.
Georgetown, DE 19947-4881
(302) 856-9037

 

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Delmarva's Chicken Industry: 75 Years of Progress

Click here to read the 1998 book Delmarva's Chicken Industry: 75 Years of Progress