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Registration Open for Processed Meat Technology School

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

(North American Meat Institute)

The Department of Animal Science at Texas A&M University and the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension will host the 2015 Aggie Processed Meat Technology School, April 22-24, on the campus of Texas A&M in College Station, Texas. The school will discuss the steps involved in making processed meat products, including meat and ingredient selection and preparation, and will feature hands-on demonstrations and presentations from experts. Attendees will have the chance to practice preparing sausage, as well as cured and whole muscle, products. Experts will outline cooking, smoking and thermal processing techniques, and will describe ways to effectively evaluate finished processed meat products for quality and safety. NAMI, the Southwest Meat Association and the Texas Association of Meat Processors have partnered with this year's school. For additional information and to register to attend, click here .

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