Meat & Poultry News

  1. Harrison Poultry To Create More Than 100 Jobs In Taliaferro County
    12/19/2018

    Gov. Nathan Deal recently announced that Harrison Poultry Inc., a family-owned, fully integrated poultry processing company, will create 102 jobs and invest $70M in a new feed mill and hatchery in Taliaferro County

  2. Eagle Product Inspection To Showcase X-Ray Inspection Systems For Meat And Poultry Manufacturers At IPPE Conference 2019
    12/13/2018

    To address meat and poultry processors’ need for optimal efficiency and accuracy in ensuring product safety and quality, Eagle Product Inspection is highlighting advanced inspection technologies at IPPE 2019. Eagle’s display in Booth B6001 includes systems for raw and unpackaged products as well as packaged meat and poultry items.

  3. Research Clarifies How Blackhead Disease Spreads
    12/10/2018

    The USPOULTRY Foundation announces the completion of a funded research project at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, N.C., that has clarified how blackhead disease spreads.

  4. HorizonScan™ Tracking Shows Global Food Safety Issues Increasing
    12/4/2018

    HorizonScan, the world’s most comprehensive database of food hazards, shares its third quarter findings, noting an increase in food integrity issues in key categories including poultry, seafood, vegetables and nuts

  5. Bettcher Industries Signs Distribution Agreement With Grasselli
    12/3/2018

    Bettcher Industries, Inc. announces that it has entered into a multi-year distribution agreement with Grasselli S.p.A and Grasselli SSI covering selected equipment segments sold into the American market

  6. Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Change In Antibiotic Use Program
    11/30/2018

    Sanderson Farms, Inc. announced recently that it will discontinue by March 1, 2019, using antibiotics considered medically important for humans for disease prevention in its live poultry operations

  7. Loma Systems Release New X-Ray Inspection System For Bulk, Free-Flowing Food Products
    11/27/2018

    Loma Systems – leading manufacturer of high performance metal detectors, checkweighers and X-ray inspection equipment for the global food industry – has further strengthened its X5 X-ray Series for the detection of foreign bodies, with the addition of its X5 Bulkflow model.

  8. Maple Leaf Foods To Build New Poultry Manufacturing Facility In Ontario
    11/26/2018

    Maple Leaf Foods (TSX: MFI) today announced plans to build a $660 million value-added fresh poultry facility in London, Ontario.

  9. USDA Launches New Biosecurity Campaign Asking All Poultry Owners, Workers And Hobbyists To Protect The Health Of Live Poultry
    11/19/2018

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is launching a new outreach campaign focused on preventing the spread of infectious poultry diseases in both commercial and backyard poultry

  10. Jennie-O Recalling Ground Turkey In Salmonella Outbreak
    11/17/2018

    Jennie-O Turkey recalled ground turkey in a salmonella outbreak, and regulators say additional products from other companies could be named as their investigation continues.