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  1. Bio-Rad Wins USDA Contract For Its Pathogen Detection Testing Products

    Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (BIOb), a global leader of life science research and clinical diagnostic products, recently announced that the company has been awarded a contract for iQ-Check real-time PCR pathogen detection test kits and the iQ-Check Prep Automation System from the United States Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA FSIS)

  2. NPA Urges Caution On 'Method Of Production' Labelling

    The National Pig Association (NPA) has urged caution on calls to introduce ‘Method of Production’ labelling on meat and dairy products.

  3. Lineage Logistics And Dreisbach Enterprises Open Lineage Cool Port Oakland, One Of The World’s Most Advanced Food Storage And Transportation Hubs

    Lineage Logistics, LLC (“Lineage”) and Dreisbach Enterprises (“Dreisbach”) recently announced the official opening of Lineage Cool Port Oakland (“Cool Port”), the world’s latest next-generation cold storage and logistics facility

  4. Fluence Awarded Its First Waste-To-Energy Harvesting Project In Argentina

    Fluence Corporation Limited is pleased to announce that it has received a €1.7M contract for a waste-to-energy system for its customer ArreBeef Energia S.A., a prominent beef processor in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

  5. Launches New Feature, Livestock Manager, To Help Small Farms Improve Profitability

    Orlando-based Agritech solutions company, FarmSol, announced today the availability of Livestock Manager, part of their flagship product Livestock Manager is a new product feature that, for the first time, gives small farmers an easy and affordable way to manage every aspect of their livestock production, including count, location, feed, weight, losses, expenses and harvest data. Livestock Manager offers farmers real-time financial analysis to help control expenses and improve profitability

  6. Franeli Announces Release Of Innovative Meat Thermometer For Measuring Internal Temperature Of All Kinds Of Food

    A meat thermometer is a widely used instrument used in the kitchen to measure the internal temperature of meat, bread, steaks and other cooked foods. Food is “done” when it is heated to the desired temperature, a thermometer reading is used to indicate this temperature

  7. Provisur Technologies, Inc. Achieves SQF® Certification For Food Grade Paper Manufacturing

    Provisur® Technologies, Inc., a global leader in innovative food processing technologies, today announced the achievement of SQF Certification by the Safe Food Institute for the safe manufacture of food-grade paper products converted within the company's 22,000-ft.2 facility in Tinley Park, IL

  8. Research Provides Method To Improve Poultry Product Shelf Life And Safety

    The USPOULTRY Foundation announces the completion of a funded research project at the USDA Agricultural Research Service in Athens, Ga., that has revealed a method to improve poultry product shelf life and safety

  9. NCC Says USDA Must Take Part In Regulation Of Cell-Cultured Meat Products

    The National Chicken Council (NCC) on October 23 delivered its priorities for cell-cultured meat products as part of the first joint meeting between the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Food & Drug Administration (FDA) on the use of cell culture technology to develop products derived from livestock and poultry

  10. Maple Leaf Foods Closes Acquisition Of Cericola Farms

    Maple Leaf Foods (TSX: MFI) today announced the closing of its acquisition of two poultry plants and associated supply from Cericola Farms, a privately held company