Industry News - AM

USDA releases results of studies on beef, pork antimicrobial use

USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is releasing the...

Canada announces chicken recall on salmonella concerns

Sofina Foods Inc. is recalling Compliments brand Chicken Strips from the marketplace...

Lack of inspection prompts sausage recall

Sikorski Sausages Co. Ltd., based in London, Ontario, Canada, is recalling about...

Analysts see positive trend in cold storage protein supplies

Total frozen poultry supplies on April 30 were up 2% from the previous month and...

Sizzler confirms departure of CEO, additional executives

Sizzler USA said controlling owner and Chairman Kevin Perkins will replace Kerry...

Friday, May 24, 2019

China pork imports jump in April: Reuters

Chicken soup made for Panera Bread at Home is recalled

Meal kit maker raises $30 million to fund expansion

FDA backs 'best if used by' dates on food labels

JBS sued over wastewater discharge

Analyst sees rough seas for Hormel

USDA predicts more beef

News Briefs: Nathan’s Famous, Mighty Spark, Jack Link’s, Maple Leaf, Delmarva

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Deli Star executives launch venture fund

Raw beef recalled for possible E. coli contamination

U.S., Canada set trade parameters in event of ASF

JBS details progress on sustainability goals

Hormel cuts sales and profit outlook, braces for ASF impact

Perdue Premium Meat buys Panorama

USDA sets up $16 billion tariff relief package for farmers (Updated)

Tyson says it has no ‘formalized’ plan for beef plant in Kazakhstan

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Canada secures deal to expand beef access to Japan

Beef products recalled

China pork market shows surprising resilience: USMEF

New meat snacks arrive from several sources

R-CALF suit challenges Beef Checkoff across 15 states

Utah County approves tax incentives for planned Tyson plant

Smithfield adds interactivity to its latest sustainability report

News Briefs: Awards and honors

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Mexico, Canada lift retaliatory tariffs on U.S. pork, beef

USDA publishes animal genomics blueprint

USPOULTRY grants to support chicken growth rate, false layer research

Burger King, Popeyes parent eyes ambitious expansion

USDA updates fatal poultry virus cases in three states

Grain farmers’ pain may be cattlemen’s gain

USDA’s Brashears tapped as keynote for AMSA meeting

Food and ag thought leader joins Meatingplace faculty

Monday, May 20, 2019

U.S. lifts tariffs on Canada, Mexico

Vienna Beef recalls some beef frank products

Chicken products recalled

Multi-state salmonella outbreaks linked to backyard poultry

Pilgrim’s to pay $50,000 for alleged disability discrimination

California sets new rules to stem Newcastle Disease tide

Impossible Foods providing meatless sausage to pizza chain

Meat Institute announces reorganization, new staff

Friday, May 17, 2019

Burgers still rule, but chicken sandwiches gaining: NPD

Quebec cattle group files complaint against Beyond Meat

Branded beef company hires new CEO to oversee expansion

News Briefs: Diestel, BQA, Hormel, North Country, Subway, B.Good, poultry finance seminar

U.S. beef gains full access to Japan (UPDATE)

Processor faces penalty for improper ammonia safety plan

China cancels 3,200-metric ton U.S. pork shipment

Science is sport in intercollegiate meat judging

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Tyson files suit accusing FSIS inspector, USDA of negligence

Missouri Senate passes bill to override local CAFO ordinances

Chef salad recalled for misbranding, undeclared allergens

Burger King advances Impossible Whopper expansion

Trump mulls $20 billion aid package for tariff-bit farmers

USDA steps up ASF fight with surveillance plan, sample testing

Utah site revealed for new Tyson Fresh Meats plant

USDA officials size up ASF impact, China trade talks

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Foster Farms targeted in class action lawsuit in California

2020 Dietary Guidelines will not address sustainability: report

JBS ready to tap ASF-created growth opportunities

Brashears among nominees getting Senate Ag approval

China adds new slaughterhouse rules, capping pork price run-up

McDonald’s shifts breakfast menu control to franchisees

Tyson, Walmart, Plug and Play partner on supply chain accelerator

Tim Hortons tests three plant-based sausage sandwiches

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

CME launches Fresh Bacon Index

Recall index reveals reasons for decline in 1Q 2019

Tyson Foods reports progress in 2018 sustainability report

Steak ‘n Shake shuts 46 restaurants for now, seeks franchisees

JBS doubles profits in Q1 2019 despite declines in U.S.

E. coli O103 outbreak tied to ground beef keeps expanding

Chicken products recalled

Cargill invests in Israeli cell-cultured meat company