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Friday, February 05, 2016

Better bird flu scenario brightens poultry picture

USDA awards food safety grants, looks to double research funding

FSIS gets inspectors up to speed on poultry carcass inspection duties

Italian food makers consolidate

Tyson boosts 2016 outlook after first quarter tops expectations

Meat scientist reviews beef data; not all Choice is created equal

Buffet chain shutters 74 restaurants effective immediately

FAO food price index falls

Canadian Super Bowl fans turn more toward pizza than wings

Thursday, February 04, 2016

Wayne Farms to lay off 500 in Laurel, Miss.

AdvancePierre IPO: Up to $2.5 billion by 2Q

Tyson names new head of lab services

Broiler placements up in January

Beef processor buys deli meat company

Tougher pathogen standards set for further-processed poultry

Minn. beef plant to become pork plant

Canadian E. coli outbreak linked to Calgary retailer

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Seaboard Triumph names COO, outlines big plant construction timeframe

One World Beef on track for California beef plant: report

Alabama franchise launches ‘Chicken on a Stick’

Hillshire Brands expands snack lineup

Maryland bill would shift poultry manure removal to companies (update)

Supervalu names new CEO, keeps eye on spin-off

Sentence begins for now-defunct Conn. processor’s embezzler

Jim Perdue leverages legacy of innovation

Tuesday, February 02, 2016

CDC final update on Chipotle-linked E. coli outbreak; mystery remains

New study shows new consumer food purchase drivers

Give cattle shelter — but not too much, Purdue says

Seaboard buys some Christensen hog farms, operations

Bad Midwest weather shuts down four Tyson plants

Indiana judge rejects complaint vs. local hog farmers

New study confirms explosion of grocery prepared foods

Three restaurant chains name new executives

Monday, February 01, 2016

U.S. in danger of losing beef exports to Japan: USDA

Jan. 1 cattle inventory up 3 percent

The Center of My Plate: The editor's blog — Fuel for thought

Inaugural event honors six industry leaders

OSI Group speaks out against Chinese verdict; will appeal

Cattle futures unfazed by USDA projecting higher inventories

Small recall over products made without benefit of inspection

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Friday, January 29, 2016

Global pork market at weak point: Rabobank

Poultry industry leaders take honors at IPPE

Essential oils can help reduce antibiotics in poultry, Cargill finds

USPOULTRY completes second of four videos to help producers

Taiwan’s new president brings hope for U.S. pork exporters

McDonald’s boosting all-day breakfast lineup in test

More than 6,000 pounds of bone-in pork mistakenly sent to prisons

News briefs: Universal Pasteurization, Super Bowl wings, HoneyBaked Ham, KivaSun

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Ravioli recall expanded by 4,000+ lbs.

Grinder accident leads to fines against two employers

'Food e-Vangelists’ distrust how food is made

Beef tallow revs Navy’s engines

LA schools’ food contract: A ‘test’ for Tyson

Price tag disclosed in Mountain States-JBS plant deal

Pork Board hires new retail leader

Tech briefs: Salmonella in turkey, woody breast, drying sausage, white striping

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Brazilian public prosecutors accuse JBS chairman of financial crimes

U.S. traceability capabilities in beef industry limited by sheer size

Restaurant group adds to portfolio with Max & Erma’s purchase

Protein prices dropped in 2015, poised to rise in '16: USDA

Analyst predicts poultry outlook in face of global economy slump

Hormel splits stock; announces executive changes

U.S. beef faces stiff competition

Perdue poised for ‘antibiotic-free’ proliferation

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Texas processor announces $8 million expansion

Whole Foods recalls frozen pizza products due to misbranding

Iowa officials warn poultry farmers to prepare for bird flu

COOL repeal suggests rising live hog imports, USDA predicts

Keeping meat appealing in the retail meat case

JBS pork plant suffers fire

Beef products recalled; may contain pork

News briefs: Tyson, TGIF, NAMI, Jack’s Links, Millennials, Pineland Farms, Cargill, meat locker expansion

Monday, January 25, 2016

Low beef slaughter signals robust herd rebuilding: USDA

500,000+ lbs. of chili recalled for misbranding

Another recall: 34K+ lbs of ravioli

Fire at JBS plant; no one hurt (updated)

Winter storms, Cattle on Feed, and more data to come: Peel

McDonald's rides the wave of all-day breakfast to surging 4Q results

Feds extend Sudanese refugee status

USDA’s top vet moves into trade position