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We are pleased to announce the 2018 UPA Convention

will be held in Kansas City, Missouri, Oct. 11-13, at the


Homewood Suites by Hilton Kansas City

  7312 NW Polo Drive, Kansas City, MO 64153

  Hotel: 816-880-9880 | Direct: 816-801-2246


The line up of speakers is under way.  We have 3 confirmed speakers and more in the making.  One of the guest speakers will be Twain Lockwood  from Nutrena Feeds.  We have several well known breeders that will be speaking as well and on Saturday, Oct. 13th we will be touring Legg’s Peafowl Farm where we will get to see the new colors Brad has been working on. Make your plans to attend and get your room reservations.  A block of rooms will be held until Sept. 1, 2018.  Dinner will be offered by the motel on Thursday night for those staying at the Homewood Suites.  The Suites are very nice with a Bedroom, Living Room and a kitchen.  Breakfast is included every morning.  If you have questions please contact Loretta Smith at 740-935-6556.  Hope to see you in October.  Watch for the final schedule in the Spring Issue.