Annual meat conference features educational program

December 26, 2012

WASHINGTON — A full slate of education sessions and workshops has been announced for the Annual Meat Conference (AMC), to be held Feb. 24-26, 2013, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn. Attendees will become better prepared to tackle the most pertinent issues facing the meat industry today through sessions...

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Speakers named for IPPE sustainability summit

December 24, 2012

TUCKER, Ga. — The fifth annual Animal Agriculture Sustainability Summit will be held during the International Production & Processing Expo at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Ga. The program will provide viewpoints from top industry experts on sustainability and why it matters to a business, as well as how to unite the...

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FDA: Don’t feed certain Nature’s Deli Chicken Jerky Dog treats

December 24, 2012
FDA: Don’t feed certain Nature’s Deli Chicken Jerky Dog treats

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Food & Drug Administration is warning pet owners and caretakers not to feed their pets Nature’s Deli Chicken Jerky Dog Treats with a lot code of BESTBY061913DEN because they may be contaminated with Salmonella. The treats are made, packaged and distributed in the U.S. by Kasel Associates Industries Inc. (Kasel)...

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Americans say food production headed in right direction

December 21, 2012
Americans say food production headed in right direction

CHESTERFIELD, Mo. —  Americans increasingly believe food production is heading in the right direction, according to findings of a recent study released by the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA). However, the survey also found Americans still have widespread misperceptions about how food is grown and raised. According to the survey report, 53 percent...

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USDA to buy $35 million of turkey products

December 21, 2012
USDA to buy $35 million of turkey products

WASHINGTON — Marketing and Regulatory Programs Undersecretary Edward Avalos has announced USDA’s intent to purchase up to $35 million of turkey products for federal food nutrition assistance programs, including food banks. The turkey industry consists of vertically integrated companies that produce, process and market turkeys and turkey products. Producers have been profitable with current...

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Pilgrim’s Pride switching stock exchange lisiting

December 20, 2012
Pilgrim’s Pride switching stock exchange lisiting

GREELEY, Colo. — Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. has announced that it will voluntarily transfer its stock exchange listing from The New York Stock Exchange to The NASDAQ Global Select Market, an exchange of The NASDAQ OMX Group Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ). The company currently expects that its common stock will commence trading on the NASDAQ on Dec....

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