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Friday, May 26, 2017

Smithfield to expand Tar Heel plant

Woman pleads guilty to embezzling $2.6 million from Oklahoma Beef Council

Congressman wants poultry line speeds increased

Sen. Roberts to USMEF: Don’t worry about White House budget

Plant-based protein brand expands into Safeway stores

Buddig prevails in bid for Rupari

FSIS focuses raw pork sampling for E. coli at slaughter facilities

Cattle on feed up 2 percent

Listeria fears prompt recall of frozen waffle and turkey sausage products

Analysts like the outlook for Sanderson Farms

Thursday, May 25, 2017

OIE adopts global strategy on animal welfare

91,000 lbs. of RTE sausage recalled due to metal contaminants

Expanded facility addresses packers’ outsourced processes

Campbell Soup puts money in meal kits

Broiler production up 2 percent

Hormel earnings lag on turkey oversupply

Robust chicken demand lifts Sanderson profit

USDA official outlines specifics on China beef deal

USMEF announces leadership transition

The Maschhoffs name new COO

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

P.E. firm snaps up meat snack maker

USDA revises Angus certification requirements

Smashburger sees customers ‘gobbling’ up new burger

News briefs: SOMMA Foods, Case Farms, Smithfield, Kansas Dept. of Ag, OSI

JBS's controlling company denies hiring banks to sell assets

Pilgrim’s seen as insulated from JBS scandal

Jennie-O starts work on new turkey processing plant

Organic meat and poultry sales jump

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Beef industry touts mobile app’s success

Frozen Mexican entrée maker opens new plant

Black pepper lowers carcinogens in grilled meats: study

Tennessee State gets fed funds for goat meat research

Perdue remains optimistic as 2018 budget process begins

USMEF worries beef, pork export gains could be temporary

Moody's downgrades JBS S.A., JBS USA ratings

WTO grants India’s request for compliance panel in U.S. poultry dispute

Demand holds red meat inventory steady; poultry mixed

Monday, May 22, 2017

Interview: Tyson pushing sustainability targets through supply chain

John Morrell and Co. recalls beef franks over possible foreign matter contamination

Correctional Industries Airway Heights Food Operations recalls frozen products over water contamination

Brazil regulator confirms probes into insider trading at JBS

Sec. Perdue says NAFTA will be ‘a better deal’ for farmers, ranchers

Chicken chain commits to GAP welfare standards

Nurture Ranch launches grass-fed line

Frozen Mexican entrée maker opens new plant

Investor in Smithfield parent to sell more shares

Millennials like their chicken

Friday, May 19, 2017

Butterball to close Gusto pork plant in Illinois, exit pork business

Meat processor names new business development exec

Hofmann Sausage launches beer-infused sausage

McDonald’s expands delivery through UberEats

JBS's Batista admits wrongdoing in open letter; securities regulator investigating trades

Lawsuit challenging Costco chicken plant dismissed

Applegate speaks out on organic delay

Smithfield Foods, Skinnygirl collaborate on new deli meat line

Pork and beef products recalled for lack of inspection

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Beef group analyzes factors behind recent price volatility

Allen Harim hires new sales team

NDSU, Purdue split $590K beef research investment

Rabobank launches venture capital fund for innovative food

Tyson CEO not high on 'slow growth' chickens

JBS records Brazilian president discussing bribe: report

Tyson plant resumes operations after ammonia leak (UPDATE)

Meat industry makes requests for Trump’s NAFTA renegotiations

Jack Link’s serves up breakfast snacks

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Ammonia leak forces plant evacuation

Delmarva poultry processor launches solar power project

Jack in the Box could be looking to sell Qdoba unit

Casual dining chain rolls out slow-roasted meat menu

Sec. Perdue: Trade undersecretary will be “million-mile flyer”

USDA issues public health alert on raw veal from the Netherlands

Wayne Farms to construct R&D facility in Alabama

German grocery giant plans big move into U.S. market

Boston Market to go GAP on animal welfare by 2024

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Demand follows grilling season groove; consumers still can’t get burger safety right

Analyst looks at cattle and beef markets this spring

Butterball to expand cold storage

Protein snacking, chicken version

Brazil's JBS delays U.S. IPO, posts quarterly profit

Former Safeway exec tapped as new Zacky Farms COO

Prime Pork’s big plans in Minnesota

Process Expo to feature actual meat product production

Monday, May 15, 2017

Almanza on Sec. Perdue, labels and raw pork testing

Large recall No. 1: 130K pounds of frozen entrees on listeria concerns

Large recall No. 2: 252K pounds of frozen breakfast entrees due to listeria

More work needed to prevent US bird flu pandemic: GAO

Chipotle taps new chief restaurant officer

Jewel agrees to buy Central Grocers' assets

Ammonia leak prompts facility evacuation

Conagra launches four new items

Chicken, pork margins positive in April, not so much for beef: analyst