The American Meat Institute Foundation Animal Care and Handling Conference is Feb. 9-10, 2005 at the Marriott Downtown in Kansas City, MO.

The popular conference will feature three tracks: management and policy, cattle handling and pig handling. Also included are two pre-conference workshops on the National Pork Board's Trucker Quality Assurance program and a Cattle Transport Workshop hosted by Calico Consulting.

To register, contact conference coordinator Katie Brannan at (202) 587-4223 or, or register online at