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Welcome to the Home of the North Central Poultry Association!

About NCPA

The North Central Poultry Association's mission is to actively raise confidence in the poultry community through leadership, support, advocacy and education.


At IPA we are committed to frequent and transparent communication regarding the ongoing HPAI situation in the U.S.

We will send out immediate disease alerts should a new state become AI-affected. We will also send out weekly summaries of cases in already affected states.

For daily case updates and wild bird information visit:

APHIS 2022 Detections of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza >

We have also created an HPAI toolkit.

Please find an abundance of resources and reference material here >>


Iowa’s egg and poultry farmers are committed to producing safe, high-quality, nutritious and affordable food products for human consumption throughout the country.

Economic Importance of the Iowa Egg Industry - Executive Summary from the Egg Industry Center


Farmers provide excellent care for their poultry, and practice the highest standard of farm management practices.


Farm families are dedicated to providing a safe, inexpensive and nutritious food supply. As well as, contributing to the Iowa economy and their local communities.

Upcoming Events


Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Takes Additional Steps to Protect Poultry Flocks

Live bird exhibitions cancelled due to highly pathogenic avian influenza  - Read more here

Receiving the Northey Award

NCPA Honors Northey

Iowa Poultry Association awarded former United States Department of Agriculture Undersecretary of Agriculture and former Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey with the Honorary Member award on February 16, 2022. Full release here ->

Biosecurity Page

Find out how to better 'Defend Your Flock' using the resources on our  Biosecurity Page!