Industry News - AM

New report details sources of foodborne illnesses

The most common sources of foodborne pathogens causing illness are widely varied...

The evolving meal kit market

Consumers love their meal kits, but love them more on their terms — on...

Chicken burritos recalled on misbranding, undeclared allergen

NuVue Foods, based in Hamtramck, Mich., is recalling about 268 pounds of ready-to-eat...

Veal group highlights modern practices in video

Milk-fed veal in the 21st century is not raised the same way as it was 20 years...

Industry News - PM

Steer slaughter below 2017 levels: Peel

(This article is republished in its entirety with the author’s permission...

South Korean trade mission posts gains but issues remain

Last week’s four-day trade mission designed to boost U.S. food exports to...

Two new sugar-free bacon products introduced

North Country Smokehouse has introduced two sugar-free, paleo-friendly bacon products...

New Logan’s Roadhouse president named after merger

Following the merger of casual dining steakhouse chain Logan’s Roadhouse and...

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

Giving Back: Sanderson, Perdue AgriBusiness, Applegate, Smithfield, Foster Farms, Hormel

Thursday, November 01, 2018

Allen Harim will pay fine to settle state wastewater violations

Pilgrim’s cites tough chicken markets in Q3 income drop

Poultry products recalled

RTE products recalled

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Fieldale seeks $2.25 million exit from chicken price-fixing litigation

FDA sets biotech action plan for animals, plants

Global meat prices slump in October

Poultry groups welcome EPA proposal on animal manure releases

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

US Foods to build distribution center, meat cutting facility

Cargill robots to debut at eight U.S., Canadian beef plants

Costco’s Craig Wilson keeps it simple

Grass-fed brand launches beef breakfast sausage, develops mushroom burger

Zacky Farms to wind down operations in early 2019

Trade tensions, pork glut cut into Smithfield owner’s profits

Appeals court strikes down gag order in hog nuisance lawsuits

Higher sales, different profit scenarios for restaurant giants in Q3

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Smithfield plant reportedly shut down due to local water main break

Chia-rosemary extract potential fat replacer in burgers: study

Most shoppers still prefer to buy groceries in a store: research

Ways forward for meat processors in a tight labor market

McDonald’s confirms tests of made-to-order chicken items

Hain Celestial taps Pinnacle exec as new CEO

Steakhouse chain leads parent with strong sales

On the prowl with the ‘Microbe Hunter’