More than $18,000 was raised by 30 teams for
scholarships during the eighth annual University of Arkansas Poultry Science
Scholarship Golf Tournament.
Major sponsors for the tournament included Cobb-Vantress
Processing Equipment Co.) and Marel Food Systems
. Arkansas Farm Bureau
also sponsored by donating balls, towels
and tees for each participant. Harps Food Stores Inc.
, donated snacks for goody bags and
InTents donated the use of two "hospitality" tents to use on the course.
following companies participated in or donated to the tournament: Aerotech, Alpharma
, CTB (Chore-Time)
, Dixon Poultry, Embrex
, First Financial Bank, FPEC
, General Chemical
, H.J. Baker
, Hubbard Farms, Intervet
, JBS United
, Marel Food Systems
, Multi-Craft Contractors
Pilgrim's Foods, Roxell
, and Tyson Foods Inc.
This particular poultry started eight years ago, and has since raised over
$140,000 for sponsorships in the department.