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Friday, July 21, 2017

Of mice and pathogens: Chipotle under fire (updated)

Red meat, pork production hit record for second straight month

Analyst calls protein a bright spot, raises earnings forecasts

Pork Board plans first Pig Welfare Symposium

Perdue holds firm on Brazilian beef ban

Research suggests 'woody breast' has been around for decades

Buffalo Wild Wings COO to retire

Misbranding prompts 10-pound pork recall

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Meal kit market booming; no single provider dominates

Former Domino's exec takes post at Wingstop

Sandwich chain names interim CEO

Favorable conditions align for meat producers

Japanese trader to acquire Creekstone Farms

Judge unblocks assets of JBS owner, dismisses lawsuit

White House announces Trump’s pick to fill new trade post

Canada funding meat processing upgrades

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Atypical BSE case discovered in Alabama

Pork belly prices hit a record – again

Analyst takes a close look at U.S. beef imports

The bust in the burger market: Technomic

Board turns down House of Raeford expansion request

Korea boosts quarantine checks on U.S. beef after BSE case

Wichita approves subsidies for new Cargill HQ

PEDv spreads in Manitoba

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

USTR releases NAFTA negotiating objectives

New York meat plant to close despite grant money

‘Slow-growing’ chickens don’t have to be the next ‘antibiotic-free’ trend

Sysco CEO to step down in January, successor named

Kroger names president of discount unit

Chipotle shares fall after Virginia location closed over illness fears

Bachoco’s OK Foods buys Alabama processor

Olymel doubles the size of Quebec plant

How chickens raised lower among attributes important to consumers: survey

Amazon gets aggressive on meal-kit plans

Monday, July 17, 2017

7 million lbs. of hot dogs recalled

JBS made monthly payments to Brazilian inspectors: newspaper

JBS sells cattle feedlot, farm land in Canada

Chicken recall prompted by misbranding, undeclared allergen

Perdue Farms commits to GAP standards

Chicken industry must close gap between perceptions and reality: Lovette

US Foods agrees to buy three food distributors

Protein prices rise in June as other retail prices fall: CPI

Congressman seeks antitrust hearing on Amazon-Whole Foods

Friday, July 14, 2017

Censky nominated for USDA second-in-command

Brazil ag minister to address beef ban in U.S. visit

State water board to hear concerns on Tyson plant discharge

Mar-Jac Poultry gets grant for expansion

Beef sustainability roundtable: A progress update

Ruiz Foods expanding plant, adding 700 jobs

Almanza to depart FSIS

Panera creates three menus, including protein rich

Giving back: House of Raeford, Smithfield, Pork Producers, Nathan’s Famous

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Perdue: Hungry schoolchildren cannot learn

Rupari, Roma still battling over license

Pew report examines alternatives to animal antibiotics

Smashburger introduces the ‘Triple Double’

Beef, poultry power Cargill financial results

USDA expands Netherlands’ access to U.S. market for raw veal

Brazil court clears the way for JBS asset sale to Minerva

Chicken nuggets recalled on salmonella concerns

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

NCBA applauds delay in livestock transportation requirements

Ag groups to Trump: steel import restrictions could hurt

Some independent restaurants thrive despite challenges: NPD report

Swine vets call for offshore FMD vaccine bank

USDA lowers corn, raises soybean price forecasts

USDA forecasts more beef and chicken, less pork, turkey

Hunt for source of deadly E. coli prompts ground beef warning in Utah

India's top court suspends ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Strong momentum continues for red meat exports

Brazil's antitrust body CADE approves JBS' asset sale to Minerva

Pilgrim’s Pride highlights 2016 sustainability achievements

Smithfield pairs with pitmaster to encourage Latinos to grill

OSI Group appoints new exec, China unit gets animal welfare award

Perdue names chief diversity and inclusion officer

Private equity firm Roark Capital Group adds to restaurant portfolio

Fast food giant names more new executives

Monday, July 10, 2017

Local health department can’t regulate hog farm, judge rules

Food safety award, fellowship given in Dave Theno’s honor

CFIA launches online consultation for Canada-U.S. Regulatory Cooperation Council

It’s happening: the first bug factory for animal feed protein

Olymel invests in existing pork processing plant

Utah judge strikes down “ag-gag” law as violation of free speech

Two Hispanic grocery chains combined, new CEO named

Private equity firm buys controlling stake in burger chain