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Sanderson says committed to responsible use of antibiotics

Saying it will not compromise its moral obligation to care for sick animals, Sanderson...

Nebraska livestock ownership bill defeated

Nebraska legislators have defeated a bill that would have given the state’s...

Bird flu outbreak spreads

Four new cases of avian influenza reported Wednesday in Iowa and Minnesota expanded...

IPC names new boss

The International Poultry Council has named Marilia Rangel of Brazil as its new...

Real, clean and authentic among 2015 menu trends

With disruption dominating in areas such as the economy and technology, consumers...

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Oregon cites packer again for wastewater mishandling

Ready-to-cook poultry growth slows

Utah firm launches first non-GMO-certified hams

Smashburger prepares to open 61 new ‘better burger’ outlets

Robust demand for chicken lifts Sanderson results

Harris Ranch ground beef sales resume

EPA expands authority to streams, wetlands

Beef, pork recall updated

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Hormel to pay $775 million for Applegate Farms

Interview: The organic sector’s growing pains

Canadian officials probe salmonella outbreak involving baby chicks

Bo Jackson, beef purveyor team on premium burger

McAlister's Deli continues expansion into dinner segment with Butterball item

Applegate deal sets credibility, advantage: Hormel's Ettinger

Analysts applaud Hormel/Applegate combination

Smithfield joint venture to build N.C. sausage plant

Tyson takes donning-doffing case to U.S. Supreme Court

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Carpenter doesn’t mince words on COOL, a ‘disaster since Day One’

USDA reports on chicken and egg production

JBS will look at opportunities for acquisitions in the Americas and Australia, CEO says

USDA report shows turkey supplies in wake of avian influenza

JBS, union agree to new contract

EU wants U.S. beef, but import quota a problem: USMEF

Taco Bell steps up removal of artificial ingredients in its menu

Paragon Economics sold; Meyer to bow out of DLR

Tune in for the Protein and the Plate webinars

Monday, May 25, 2015

New pork plants not yet the capacity cure-all: analysts

U.S. House urged to pass Trade Promotion Authority bill in wake of Senate passage

Meat exports starting to regain momentum: USMEF

Misbranding, undeclared allergen, prompt recall of pork products

AdvancePierre is making the most of consumers’ love for sandwiches

Seaboard pork plant plan gets financial assistance

Square 1 Burgers marries burgers and white tablecloths

Minn. firm recalls roast beef over misbranding, undeclared allergen

Friday, May 22, 2015

Hormel results impress despite cloudy turkey outlook

Preliminary results indicate salt — not glass — in Harris Ranch beef

Brazilian beef shipments to China to resume in June: Abiec

Ball Park adds two new flavors to premium line

News Briefs: Kansas City Steak, Peco, USPOULTRY, Allen Harim, Old Wisconsin, Gwaltney, KFC, NW Meat Co.

Poultry grower sues Pilgrim’s Pride for breach of contract

Shake Shack may be considering a chicken concept

U.S. pork production jumps 8 percent in April

Fewer U.S. cattle placed on feed than expected in April

Walmart weighs in on antibiotics use in food animals

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Senate bill aims to avert another port mess

Poultry, beef and pork products recalled for lack of inspection

China lifts embargo on Brazilian beef, $520 million in potential sales

Study: Environmental exposure to hormones used in cattle greater than expected

Butterball upgrades deli meats

Harris Ranch investigates consumer claim of glass found in ground beef

Canada, Mexico calculating COOL damages: USMEF

Smaller burger among menu changes at better burger company

Giving back: Smithfield, Baconfest, Tyson, Eckrich

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Beef forecast sees more steers, more weight

PEDV ‘absent,’ pork prices plunge: USDA

Strong poultry production trends offset by HPAI

Consumers concerned about HPAI's effect on food safety

Hormel details HPAI impact on turkey supplies in Q2 report

More bird flu in Iowa, S. Dakota takes new steps

House committee votes to repeal COOL

Brazilian prosecutors sue JBS' Tyson over alleged workplace violations

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Comedian takes on the chicken industry

North American cattle trade impacts U.S. cattle supplies

Hormel launches promotional campaign, expands line for Natural Choice

Chicken-focused chain mulling shrimp, beef options

FDA will collect antibiotics data by species

Canada, Mexico seek retaliatory measures on U.S. exports

Monogram lined up to buy bankrupt Wisconsin firm

Tyson accused of rigging poultry grower system in ‘tournament’

Monday, May 18, 2015

Co-owner of Meat House pleads guilty to taking charity money

AMSA weighs in on dietary guidelines

Misbranding, undeclared allergen sparks small recall

Consumers willing to pay more for hamburger, pork chops but not chicken

House ag chairman to float bill repealing COOL

Veal recalled on E. coli concerns going back to January

Cargill facility hits worker safety milestone

Two U.S. states report more HPAI amid news of vaccine, economic impact

WTO again rules against U.S. COOL