Meat & Poultry News

  1. Tyson Foods Partners With Grupo Vibra To Continue Its Global Growth Strategy
    8/30/2019

    As part of its global growth strategy, Tyson Foods, Inc. has reached an agreement to invest in the foods division of Grupo Vibra (“Vibra Foods”), a Brazilian producer and exporter of poultry products. Once completed, the deal will give Tyson Foods more flexibility in serving customers in key global markets. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed, and the transaction is still subject to approval by Brazilian regulators.

  2. Conagra Brands Commits To Higher Standards For Welfare Of Broiler Chickens
    8/27/2019

    Conagra Brands, Inc. (CAG), one of North America's leading branded food companies, today announced it will take steps to implement higher standards for the treatment of broiler chickens in its supply chain sourcing practices.

  3. Bianco & Sons Reveals New Marinated Meat Labels
    8/12/2019

    Bianco & Sons, quality meat manufacturer since 1960, has revealed a new label design for their line of marinated meats. The new labels were created in collaboration with Single Source Marketing, Bianco’s marketing agency of record.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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).

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.