Industry News - AM

Sanderson shareholders approve sale to Cargill, Continental

Sanderson Farms Inc. said Thursday that its stockholders approved the previously...

New cold storage facility a boost for SE poultry exports

A refrigerated cargo distribution center capable of storing more than 40,000 pallets...

Frozen raw lamb recalled for lack of import inspection

AFFCO USA, an importer in Jacksonville, Fla., is recalling about 24,461 pounds of...

Dr. Gordon P. Miller, former Tyson veterinarian, dies at 90

Dr. Gordon Proffit Miller Sr., a poultry pathologist and former senior veterinarian...

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Tyson investing $58M to expand Texas chicken plant

Cargill worker sues for unpaid wages during pandemic

Beef and pork tamales recalled due to misbranding, allergen

Rep. Fortenberry charged with lying to federal investigators

Mountaire Farms refutes workers' chemical exposure claims

U.S. agencies advise food, ag groups on ransomware risks

Poland can now export poultry to the U.S., says FSIS

U.S. has second saltiest meat and fish of five nations

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Talking turkey: what to really expect this year

USDA provides guidelines after recent ASF response simulations

Ag Dept. names new NACMCF members

News briefs: Bioengineered food reg, Bell & Evans, Slim Jim

Judge dismisses part of suit vs. Tyson over chicken pricing (UPDATED)

Belcampo announces end to branded operations

Silva Sausage, cultivated fat maker team on chorizo product

Industry groups back bill to create cattle contract library

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Weights high, prices coming down: USDA Outlook

Giving back: Greater Omaha Packing, Farmer John, Tyson, Star Ranch Angus, Illinois Pork

BurgerFi buys pizza and wings chain; Portillo’s readies IPO

Meatingplace webinar: How texture shapes enjoyment of ground beef

USDA ramps up effort to reduce salmonella illnesses linked to poultry

Ex-Smithfield employee arrested in arson incident at NC plant (UPDATED)

Pork industry group seeks visa updates to help fill vacant farm jobs

Sustainability efforts put Nicholas Meat on solid ground

Monday, October 18, 2021

Mistica Foods cited for discriminatory hiring practices

Export markets set to improve for U.S. processors

New Hampshire ends organic certification, blames budget crunch

Meat demand starts to cool as retail prices climb: research

Compass Group, Chicago Public Schools reduce meat purchases

ASF continues its march across Germany

Danish Crown stops use of 'climate-controlled pig' claim

Plant-based beef not yet interchangeable with the real thing: study

Friday, October 15, 2021

Wayne Farms to sell Laurel poultry complex to Amick Farms

10,000 pounds of imported pork recalled for lack of inspection

Sustainable beef demo project slated for Indiana

Cows escape Missouri processing plant, head downtown

JBS's Swift acquires Sunnyvalley Smoked Meats

Réjean Nadeau, Olymel president/CEO, passes away at 71

Hard bargain: an interview with Mark Lauritsen of the UFCW

USDA funds cultivated protein research center

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Butterball recalls ground turkey for possible foreign matter

White House unveils plan to ease supply chain bottlenecks

FDA publishes sodium reduction targets

China joins the Philippines in banning British beef

Ala. couple supplied illegal immigrants to Mar-Jac plant, jury finds

Biden administration ending worksite immigration raids

McDonald’s to test McPlant burger in U.S.

EPA, Army to hold WOTUS regional roundtables

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Healthy quarterly earnings ahead for protein: analyst

Brits say they don't trust food from US, China: survey

Rising meat prices push dollars far above record 2020 levels

USPOULTRY invites research pre-proposals for spring competition

Food prices take another leap higher, led by meat

Grain production climbs, protein outlook mixed in latest WASDE

CKE promotes operations, supply chain leaders

Thanksgiving in a bottle

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Massachusetts may delay Prop 12-type animal welfare law

Georgia county extends moratorium on new poultry operations

Blended: How animal protein companies embrace plant proteins

Registration open for AAMP international quality competition

New allegations made in fatal nitrogen leak case

Panico, Lobo in new roles at Sigma USA

Start-up to launch surplus-food-to-chicken-feed business

Iowa State's Rodrigo Tarté gets thoughtful on R&D

Monday, October 11, 2021

Inflation to test consumer appetite for meat in Q4: CoBank

Researchers join CSU livestock sustainability program

Crider Foods, Nick’s Famous recall meat products

News briefs: Hofmann Sausage, Feltman's, J. Alexander's, Pizza Hut, BBQ Holdings

Chicago processor to pay $1.1M to settle EEOC lawsuit

Tyson offers food, job applications in Virginia

News briefs: Maple Leaf Foods, Tyson, Smithfield, EPA

Two UN-L webinars this week on meat processing