Industry News - AM

Meyer Natural loses appeal of case against Greater Omaha

The Nebraska Supreme Court affirmed a lower court ruling on Friday, that Greater...

WH Group profit falls amid weak pork prices, trade dispute

China’s WH Group on Friday posted a decline in 2018 profit, hurt by lower...

Metal contamination causes RTE corned beef recall

Procesadora La Hacienda, Inc., based in San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico, recalled approximately...

Hormel segments meal kit market by health

Hormel Health Labs, part of the Hormel Foods Corp., has introduced Thick & Easy...

Friday, March 15, 2019

Meal kits are here for the long term: NPD

USDA needs better foot-and-mouth disease prep: GAO

HSUS develops animal welfare scorecard for food industry

News Briefs: Boar’s Head, Kroger, grass-fed product launches, traceability webinar, Culver Duck

Iowa tries again to restrict access to farms

China's biggest U.S. pork purchase in two years: Reuters

Recipes that dole out food safety with ingredients

Fieldale veteran honored with lifetime award

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Monogram recalls pork sausage due to product tampering (Updated)

Butterball recalls raw ground turkey for possible Salmonella

Tyson exec to join National Pork Board marketing team

USDA advances plan to relocate ERS, NIFA over opposition

Tyson Fresh Meats rolls out DNA traceback

Beef International explores options, including potential sale

Breaded chicken patties recalled for possible contamination

Impossible Foods hires first president

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Meat Institute asks NYC mayor to reconsider Meatless Monday decision

Analyst projects Pilgrim’s, Sanderson and Tyson earnings in 2019

New model estimates time/temp for sous vide ground beef

Meat Academy gets state approval, offers certificate programs

Beef, pork recalled on misbranding, undeclared allergens

EU, US have tentative beef agreement

Jennie-O appoints new operations vp in executive shifts

Undeclared allergen prompts recall

USDA adjusts MyPlate nutrition program to promote healthy eating

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

National Beef buys Iowa Premium for $150 million

Nebraska seeks second Costco chicken plant

Meat derived from ritualistic slaughter cannot be ‘organic’: EU court

Survey says: 25 percent of consumers say no to meaty names for vegetarian items

HSUS widens call challenging Pilgrim’s Pride marketing claims

Chicken products recalled

New York expands ‘Meatless Mondays’ for school meals

White House proposes 15% cut in USDA funding

Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee sets first public meeting

Monday, March 11, 2019

Trial set for manager accused in poultry relabeling scheme

Ohio turkey producer expands with acquisition

Chicken and rice products recalled due to misbranding

Organic trade group offers fraud prevention program

Smithfield’s nuisance tab grows as jury again sides with neighbors

CTI Foods restructuring includes Chapter 11 filing, new CEO

USDA study sees beef cattle emissions not significant to global warming

USDA and analysts agree on Cattle on Feed numbers

Friday, March 08, 2019

Agencies unveil agreement on cell-based protein regulation

Bills defining meat on product labels advance in both Dakotas

U.S. beef exports reach new peak in 2018; duties dent pork

Just Bare goes for augmented reality in rotisserie

FSIS issues guidance on foreign matter contamination

European pork producer announces sustainable meat initiative

DOL proposes new overtime rule

Global restaurant chain names new CEO

Thursday, March 07, 2019

Tyson leads industry with handling and transport certification

Meat Institute files amicus brief in hog nuisance case

San Francisco meat retailers prepare antibiotics use reports

Cheesecake Factory opens fast-casual concept

Federal food safety oversight still lacks cohesive plan: GAO

NPPC wants USDA to take the reins on gene editing

EPIC puts bacon and eggs in a breakfast bar

Ultrasound can reduce phosphates in meat emulsions: study

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

U.S. ag exports could plunge in three of four USMCA scenarios: study

What do A&W, Chipotle, MorningStar have in common? Hint: It ain’t meat

Costco nudges out Amazon in online retailer survey

Little progress seen on N.Y. poultry processor discharge issues

USDA steps up efforts to prevent ASF entry

Meat, poultry production could decline in 2020: DLR

Grass-fed beef hot dogs, sausage make debut

Poultry safety award applications now being accepted

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

USDA to issue recall guidelines: Reuters

Processor puts plant up for sale

Calif. expands quarantine area around Newcastle outbreak

Essential oils may play role in biofilm control: study

Butterball names new COO

Applegate launches new products, including a blended burger

Beyond Meat goes after ground beef with Beyond Beef

Church’s Chicken names new executive