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Listeria concern prompts chicken salad recall

Ron’s Home Style Foods of Houston, Texas, is recalling about 6,912 pounds...

Japan could remove age restriction on U.S. beef: reports

Japan is considering lifting its ban on the import of U.S. beef from cattle 30 months...

Local politician champions odor issue at beef plant: report

Texas State Rep. Abel Herrero is working to address what residents in Corpus Christi...

Lawsuit against USDA takes aim at animal welfare label claims

The Animal Welfare Institute has sued USDA for failing to mandate third-party audits...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

JBS posts net loss in Q3, revenue up 20%

Tyson sets up innovation focus for 2019 growth

Premium Brands record Q3 results reflect long-game view

Chick-fil-A dives into delivery with DoorDash

Tyson may invest $30 million to expand Texas plant (Updated)

ASF fears escalate after feed contamination discovery: Reuters

JBS again eyeing IPO in the US after improved results

Niman Ranch inks distribution agreement in western states

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Salmonella genes linked to antibiotic resistance: study

Consumers do read the label, study on chicken handling finds

QSR growth tops full-service restaurant numbers over 15 years: USDA

KFC goes for the brunch market through the holidays

Tyson finishes ‘challenging” year with strong Q4 showing

Sanderson embraces the future, not the past, with new infographic

NPB and USMEF partner on pork export market study

Chinese company says feed not contaminated with ASF: Reuters

Monday, November 12, 2018

New report details sources of foodborne illnesses

The evolving meal kit market

Chicken burritos recalled on misbranding, undeclared allergen

Veal group highlights modern practices in video

Steer slaughter below 2017 levels: Peel

South Korean trade mission posts gains but issues remain

Two new sugar-free bacon products introduced

New Logan’s Roadhouse president named after merger

Friday, November 09, 2018

ICE, Seaboard reach $1 million settlement

Red meat and turkey down, chicken up in WASDE

Tiger Brands helps launch food safety research center

News briefs: Butterball, Foster Farms, On-Cor, Superior Farms, George’s, meaty mac & cheese, turducken

JBS owner Joesley Batista is arrested again in Brazil

Massive fire destroys packing plant

First death reported in salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey

Date set for auction of defunct beef processor’s assets

Thursday, November 08, 2018

Online meat shopping jumps, but quality concerns a hurdle: study

Bridging the generation gap in the meat processing industry

Former Darden exec named president of upscale dining brands

NC to compost hogs, poultry killed by Hurricane Florence

Animal activists face felony charges after chicken theft

Papa Murphy's hires adviser to explore strategic alternatives

Scientists validate method to combat meat fraud

BRF expects binding offers for several foreign assets in mid-December

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

FSIS to revise Salmonella, Campylobacter categorization

Perdue unit invests $30M on domestic organic feed operation

Marfrig posts loss in Q3, record revenue with National Beef

Pork recalled on foreign matter contamination concerns

California’s Prop 12 sets space requirements for farm animals

Burger chain's longtime CEO to retire

Tex-Mex chain files bankruptcy, sells to Sun Holdings

FDA approves drug to reduce cattle ammonia emissions

Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Papa Gino's parent files bankruptcy, closes 95 locations, announces sale

Solid monthly gains for beef, pork exports, new markets seen: USMEF

USDA relocation plan to get closer look

USPOULTRY Foundation distributes $328K in grants

Meat giants make a thud in China

Court grants R-CALF’s motion to expand beef checkoff lawsuit

Cargill, TGI Fridays take patties to retail

766-unit chicken chain sold

Monday, November 05, 2018

N.C. hog farm nuisance lawsuits put modern ag on trial

New screening method can detect meat fraud: study

USAID grant furthers fight against Newcastle disease in poultry

NCC names new officers

Harrison Poultry mourns death of founding family member

New ASF cases reverberate in China and with U.S. meat industry

Canadian salmonella recall expands

McCaskill opposes Valley Oaks Steak expansion

A handshake deal — the Second City way

Friday, November 02, 2018

Beef and pork supply, promotions pressuring chicken: Lovette

Wayne Farms distributes premium chicken brand at Sam’s Club

USMEF: Russia reopening to Brazilian beef, pork is a positive

Christine Alvarado joins Meatingplace faculty with “For the Birds” blog

Seaboard posts drop in Q3 pork operating income

Blockchain with a side of sweet potatoes

Canada to help its poultry industry adjust to NAFTA replacement

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