Temple Grandin
MEAT+POULTRY is hosting the webinar event on June 13 with Temple Grandin (left) and Editor Joel Crews.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Animal handling expert, Temple Grandin, Ph.D., will discuss how advances in technology, training and management ensure optimum results in livestock slaughtering operations during a freewebinarscheduled for June 13, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. The webinar, “Advances in Kill Floor Technology,” is presented by
MEAT+POULTRYand sponsored by Frontmatec, Arrowsight Inc. and Humane-Aire. The hour-long event will be moderated by M+P Editor, Joel Crews, who will discuss the opportunities and advances in slaughtering operations with Grandin, the world’s foremost authority on animal welfare and a longtime contributing editor toM+P. There will also be time designated for registrants to submit questions relating to the discussion.

Topics will include:

•How technology and training are essential to improving animal welfare practices;

•The evolution of stunning technology and handling systems and the role of maintenance in today’s equipment;

•An overview of Controlled Atmosphere Stunning (CAS) including its benefits and applications across species;

•Guidelines for monitoring and measuring animal handling and the role of training, in-house auditing and Remote Video Auditing.

Participation in the webinar is free and online registration is available. Questions can be submitted ahead of time and details about the event can be submitted to meatpoultry@sosland.com.