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Friday, November 17, 2017

Public hearing on multi-species Montana plant canceled

USDA audit finds faults in Brazil’s food safety system

Lack of inspection prompts large pork, chicken recall

Wraps recalled on misbranding, undeclared peanut, soy allergens

Giving Back: Sanderson, Smithfield, Clint & Sons, Foster Farms, Cargill, Tyson Foods, USAPEEC

26 nuisance lawsuits against Smithfield Foods hog unit to go to trial

Olymel invests C$14M in poultry plant

US. Chamber looks at impact of NAFTA withdrawal by state

News Briefs: Beyond Meat, Keystone, McKenzie, Feed a Bee, HPAI, USPOULTRY, Pacific

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Pilgrim’s Pride pollution settlement plan filed

Keystone IPO expected in 2018

U.S. Beef Roundtable unveils sustainability tools

Franchiser snaps up wing chain as buying spree continues

USDA eliminates GIPSA as own agency, moves CODEX

Fresh meat leads Walmart grocery sales to six-year high

Cargill to expand Nashville protein plant, adding 100 jobs

Olymel invests $30 million in poultry business

Frozen beef tongues recalled in Texas

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Analysts see positives ahead for Tyson’s prepared foods unit (updated)

Chicken products recalled on listeria concerns

New Meat MythCrusher video addresses meat and cancer

Industry groups seek delay of EPA rule on emissions

UK plans to make cameras in slaughter facilities mandatory

JBS predicts higher margins for USA Beef unit in 2018

Vermont processor to pay environmental violation fine

Sodexo doubles footprint with food service company purchase

Supervalu announces executive leadership changes

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

JBS profit falls 64% in Q3, impacted by tax debt renegotiation

Lack of inspection prompts beef, pork, chicken recall

WTO rules against Indonesia on animal product import restrictions

Fire kills thousands of turkeys

Private equity firm buys majority stake in breakfast chain

National Beef to expand Georgia plant, add jobs

Daily’s Premium Meats names Butterball exec as new president

Blackstone buys majority stake in Cloverleaf

Famous Dave’s names new CEO and COO, reports earnings

Monday, November 13, 2017

S.C. town gives House of Raeford time to address odors

One pork rinds maker buys another, plans expansion

Wingstop expands delivery test to Chicago

USPOULTRY offers help on worker safety

Tyson buys steak sandwich maker

Poultry processor adds RTE line

Beef, pork propel Tyson to solid Q4, FY 2017 results

TPP moves forward, increasing need for U.S. meat trade bilaterals

Friday, November 10, 2017

Empire Kosher recalls chicken that may contain metal

Delaware cites Mountaire Farms for waste treatment violations

Oklahoma state beef checkoff referendum fails

NAMI, USMEF eye Indonesia market potential after WTO ruling

In Canada, animal welfare effort runs afoul of privacy laws

USDA delays organic livestock rules for the third time

Key vote on chicken manure plant delayed in Md.

Veal products recalled

Consumers don’t realize costs of “clean” food: study

Thursday, November 09, 2017

USDA chief scientist shoots down WHO antibiotics guidelines (updated)

Tyson names new CFO, Leatherby to retire

Pork, beef recalled on misbranding, allergens

Meat processors share harrowing Harvey stories

USDA preparing in case Trump pulls out of NAFTA: Politico

Panera acquires smaller bakery-cafe chain

Analysts see all upside for Pilgrim’s Pride

USDA lowers meat production outlook, raises soybean meal price

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

JBS USA halts production at Pa. beef plant (updated)

GAO to probe EPA chief appearance in NCBA-sponsored video

Packer agrees to fine for not paying for livestock on time

Forbes World’s Best Employers thin on food companies at the top

Acquisitions, Mexico fuel Pilgrim’s sales and profit gains

Cargill expands reach into clean label with new feed facility

New FDA guidance tackles menu label concerns

Fiesta says restaurant sales returning to pre-hurricane levels

China’s details pork, beef buy from Smithfield, Cross Four Ranch

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

JBS USA names fed beef unit boss

Four factors influencing grocery retailing

JBS Australia rolls out grass-fed brand

USMEF elects new officers, looks at trade prospects, gives award

Trump China visit expected to yield over $1 billion in beef, pork exports

WHO takes strong stand against antibiotics use in food animals (updated)

Brakebush plans another expansion, this one in Wisconsin

JBS refinances tax debt in Brazil, sees negative impact in Q3 net profit

Monday, November 06, 2017

USDA chief economist shares crystal ball with chicken processors

Funding woes shut processor of pasture-based poultry

FAO food price index down in October

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Hot dog maker boosts profit

Whole Foods survey outlines food trends for 2018

AmazonFresh pulling out of some markets

Hurricanes cut into restaurant group’s earnings