Current Headlines

  1. Plant-Based Beyond Meat Products Help Aramark Drive Climate-Healthy Culinary Innovation
    8/12/2019

    With more and more consumers looking for plant-based meal options, Aramark chefs are using products, like Beyond Meat’s delicious burgers, sausage, crumbles and more, to expand menu selections and provide the choices that meet individual lifestyle and dietary preferences on college campuses, in hospitals and businesses, at schools and in ballparks nationwide 

  2. Marel Donates Poultry Processing System To Auburn’s Miller Center
    8/9/2019

    A gift to Auburn University’s College of Agriculture from the world’s leading provider of innovative poultry processing systems will significantly advance teaching, research and outreach capabilities at the new Charles C. Miller Jr. Poultry Research and Education Center, located on Auburn Lakes Road north of the main campus.

  3. New Facility To Boost Tyson Foods’ Automation And Robotics Efforts
    8/8/2019

    Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) has created a new, state-of-the-art facility designed to help the company develop more automation and robotics for its food production plants.

  4. Smithfield Foods’ ‘Manure-To-Energy’ Project To Inject Renewable Natural Gas Directly To Milan, Missouri Distribution System
    8/5/2019

    Smithfield Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce that construction of a low-pressure natural gas transmission line connecting a Smithfield hog farm located in Northern Missouri with the city of Milan’s natural gas pipeline has been completed. Renewable natural gas (RNG) produced at the hog farm will be directly injected into the natural gas transmission line flowing into Milan’s natural gas distribution system prior to delivery.

  5. North American Meat Institute Applauds Expanded Access For U.S. Beef Exports To European Union
    8/2/2019

    The North American Meat Institute (Meat Institute) applauds the Trump Administration’s successful efforts to expand access for U.S. beef exports to the European Union (EU).

  6. Alleghany Capital Corporation Announces Acquisition Of Warren Manufacturing Assets By CEI Equipment Company
    7/31/2019

    Alleghany Capital Corporation ("Alleghany Capital"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Alleghany Corporation, today announced that CEI Equipment Company LLC ("CEI"), a subsidiary of R.C. Tway Company, LLC (dba Kentucky Trailer) and a leading provider of animal feed transportation equipment, has acquired substantially all of the feed transportation assets of Warren Manufacturing, Inc. ("Warren Manufacturing"). Headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, Warren Manufacturing designs, produces, and services bulk feed delivery truck bodies and trailers for the poultry and other end markets.

  7. Research Shows Practical Method To Reduce Litter Moisture
    7/31/2019

    USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation announce the completion of a funded research project at the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia, in which researchers found a practical method to reduce litter moisture.

  8. JBS Invests R$ 180M In New Biodiesel Plant In Santa Catarina
    7/30/2019

    JBS is to build another plant in Santa Catarina. The Company is investing R$ 180M through Seara Alimentos to build and operate a biodiesel factory in Mafra. The plant will be operated by JBS Biodiesel, a JBS Novos Negócios division.

  9. Cargill Announces Commitment To Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions Across Its North American Beef Supply Chain
    7/24/2019

    Global demand for protein is rising rapidly, challenging farmers, ranchers and agribusiness to feed a growing population while protecting the planet. Across the food and agriculture industry, there is a pressing need to do more with less impact. To help address this need, Cargill is launching BeefUp Sustainability, an initiative committed to achieving a 30% greenhouse gas (GHG) intensity reduction across its North American beef supply chain by 2030.

  10. Tosca Launches First RPC Custom Built For Poultry
    7/23/2019

    Tosca (www.toscaltd.com), an innovator in reusable packaging and supply chain solutions, announced today the introduction of a breakthrough reusable plastic container (RPC) designed specifically for poultry. The Tosca poultry RPC was built to withstand weight and water, delivering greater product protection, reducing damage, as well as eliminating packaging waste