Meat & Poultry News

  1. Foster Farms Debuts DORI™, A QR Code Virtual Assistant In The Fresh Chicken Case
    9/24/2019

    Today, Foster Farms introduces DORI™, a new, interactive on-package QR code that is designed to make shopping for chicken easier. In her friendly emoji style, DORI™ connects consumers to exclusive savings, more than 500 fresh chicken recipes, a guide to poultry labeling terms and more.

  2. New Multi-Frequency Metal Detector Integrates Onto Checkweigher Frame To Reduce Footprint
    9/23/2019

    A new scanning multi-frequency metal detector is designed to enable food manufacturers and food quality managers to improve productivity and maximize factory floor space by combining the benefits of multiscan metal detection technology with accurate weight control

  3. Neogen Partners With IGS To Enhance Igenity® Beef Profile
    9/19/2019

    Neogen Corporation (Nasdaq: NEOG) today announced that it has entered into a collaboration with International Genetic Solutions (IGS). The effort is focused on heightening genomic impact in the IGS platform, the only major multibreed beef genetic evaluation available, and at the same time greatly enhancing the research and development necessary to continue to improve Neogen's Igenity® Beef Profile.

  4. Ag Solar Solutions And Eguana Technologies Bring Solar + Storage To The American Agricultural Industry
    9/17/2019

    Eguana Technologies (TSX.V: EGT) (OTCQB: EGTYF) and Ag Solar Solutions (www.agsolarsolutions.com), a subsidiary of Coastal Solar (www.CoastalSolar.com), have formed a partnership to bring Intelligent Home and Business Energy Storage Systems to Farms across the USA.

  5. North American Meat Institute: New Swine Inspection System Finalized; Voluntary System Allows For Innovation In Food Safety
    9/17/2019

    The North American Meat Institute (Meat Institute) recently said the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Services’ (FSIS) final swine inspection rule allows for further food safety innovation while continuing to ensure consumers have access to safe, wholesome pork.

  6. DuPont Animal Nutrition Launches Axtra® PHY, The Latest Generation Of Phytase Enzyme In Japan
    9/12/2019

    DuPont Animal Nutrition, a business unit of DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences (DuPont), today announced the launch of Axtra® PHY in Japan. DuPont™ Axtra® PHY is the fast-acting phytase enzyme designed to improve animal performance and reduce phosphorus waste.

  7. Redefine Meat Raises $6M Round Led By CPT Capital For Its 3D Alt-Meat Printer
    9/11/2019

    Redefine Meat™ has announced today the completion of a $6 million seed round led by CPT Capital, joined by Israel-based Hanaco Ventures, Germany's largest poultry company The PHW Group, and leading Israeli angel investors. Redefine Meat will use the investment to finalize the development of its revolutionary alternative-meat 3D printer, that will be released during 2020.

  8. X-Ray Inspection Systems For Packaged Meat And Poultry Products Meet Evolving Industry Needs
    9/10/2019

    Just as meat and poultry products have changed in response to shifting consumer tastes and demands, so, too, have inspection technologies used to ensure the safety, consistency and quality of those items. While x-ray machines are regularly used to inspect traditional raw and bulk product in processing facilities, advanced inspection systems are installed to find and remove physical contaminants, conduct quality and integrity checks and enable better traceability in an array of packaged products, including trays, chubs, and boxes, among other forms and provide opportunities for process optimization.

  9. Marel And TOMRA Food Launch Strategic Partnership To Bring New Technologies To The €1,200B Global Poultry, Meat And Fish Market
    9/9/2019

    Marel and TOMRA Food have formed a strategic partnership with the ambition of bringing new sensor-based sorting and processing technologies to optimize value, reduce waste and increase food safety in the global poultry, meat and fish industry.

  10. USPOULTRY Develops On-Line Shell Egg Washing Training Module
    9/3/2019

    With the help of the egg industry, USDA’s Agricultural Research Service and Agricultural Marketing Service, and academia, USPOULTRY is introducing a new shell egg washing training module.