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Friday, April 20, 2018

Heading up food safety at Chipotle: a real job

Tyson extending workforce education initiative to all plants

Perdue Farms sets goals to reduce environmental footprint

Average American wastes about a pound of food daily: study

Maine meat processor files for bankruptcy

EU bans imports from 20 Brazilian chicken plants

Animal welfare tops list of causes Americans care about

KFC extends ‘Extra Crispy’ line-up

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Panel points to three labor sources for meat plants

Growth in Chinese pork production slowing: report

U.K. retailer wants to protect millennials from raw meat

Giving Back: Tyson, Smithfield, Hormel, Cargill, Perdue

Tyson fire, ammonia leak prompt closings

Perdue names several senior leaders at USDA

C. perfringens can survive processing: research

Target launches same-day delivery

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Meat industry: Wake up and smell the coffee

Brazil plans to question potential EU restrictions at WTO

Even protein-lovers draw a line: FooDS survey

News briefs: Shake Shack, Quirch Foods, grilled meats and blood pressure, Chili’s, Smashburger

Ag committee senators seek review of National Beef acquisition

Trump addresses TPP again, with skepticism

USDA chief reassures on NAFTA in speech to farmers: report

GAO to USDA: Take further action to reduce pathogens in meat

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Nebraska Farm Bureau also petitions USDA on definition of ‘meat’

USDA ERS releases April livestock, dairy and poultry outlook

Abandoned chickens belonged to Arkansas’ Summit Poultry

News briefs: Chicago Meat, poultry roundtable, Garrett Valley, Peapod

Perdue Farms CEO ‘not overly concerned yet’ on China tariffs

Premium meat processor merges with confectioner, sauce packer

Doing well, doing good in Canada

Burger King founder dead at 90

Monday, April 16, 2018

Possible E. coli contamination prompts recall of ready-to-eat salads

'Meat' definition comment period extended

Competition heating up in the meat case: DLR

More than half of Canadians eat meat alternatives: Mintel

Brighter prospects spark Tyson earnings upgrade

Montana residents fight proposed multi-species plant

APHIS proposes NPIP rule, changes for poultry

Bertucci’s says Chapter 11 filing aims for future growth

Friday, April 13, 2018

Premium Brands buys U.S.-based meat snacks maker

Analyst trims Pilgrim’s profit view, cites chicken price pullback

Tyson Foods honors seven suppliers

Maple Leaf Foods makes a cricket company chirp

Argentina holds promise for U.S. pork

Rejoin TPP? Meat industry crosses its fingers (updated)

Remember the economic basics in the midst of trade turbulence

Iowa pork processor reportedly pulls plug on new plant

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Banquet salisbury steak recalled for bone fragments

Court affirms injunction against Montana beef checkoff

Three big online grocery delivery services extend their reach

Swine health program issues call for researchers

Koch Foods recalls rib-shaped beef patties

Missouri bills seek to address ‘meat’ definition

Impossible Burger slides into quick-service menu

Tyson rolls out several new foodservice options

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Perdue expansion plan promises 125 jobs in Ga.

Analyst sees strong 2018 freight demand amid cost pressures

CDC declares chicken salad-linked salmonella illness outbreak over

FMI Foundation launches communications effort, starting with chickens

GAO: No anticompetitive behavior behind cattle price drop

JBS outlines sustainability efforts, sets new targets

More items added to roast beef recall for listeria concerns

Plant-based protein maker expands product line

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Koch Foods adds 150 jobs to Ohio poultry plant

Study: MRI technology useful for meat quality testing

Sandwich chain names brand president

FAO food price index inches up

White House promises support for farmers as China tariffs loom

More groups ask USDA to distinguish food animal meat from lab-created protein

USCIS launches revamped E-Verify website

USDA lowers meat and poultry production forecasts

Monday, April 09, 2018

ICE-raided meat plant under criminal investigation: report

Extraneous materials concerns prompt beef recall

Red meat exports up the pace

Canada unveils $3 billion ag growth initiative

Hormel’s Applegate unit names new president

Alleged employment tax violations at heart of ICE-raided plant issues

Immigrant labor in rural Midwest is on the decline: study

South African Listeria death rate rises as pork industry suffers

Marfrig buys National Beef, becomes world's 2nd largest beef processor