Meat & Poultry News

  1. Research Clarifies How Blackhead Disease Spreads

    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.

  2. HorizonScan™ Tracking Shows Global Food Safety Issues Increasing

    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

  3. Bettcher Industries Signs Distribution Agreement With Grasselli

    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

  4. Loma Systems Release New X-Ray Inspection System For Bulk, Free-Flowing Food Products

    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.

  5. Maple Leaf Foods To Build New Poultry Manufacturing Facility In Ontario

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

  6. USDA Launches New Biosecurity Campaign Asking All Poultry Owners, Workers And Hobbyists To Protect The Health Of Live Poultry

    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

  7. Jennie-O Recalling Ground Turkey In Salmonella Outbreak

    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.

  8. West Coast Prime Meats Partners With Niman Ranch In S. CA And Las Vegas, NV

    Niman Ranch, the pioneering leader in natural, humanely and sustainably raised beef, pork, and lamb, today announced a new partnership with West Coast Prime Meats in Southern California

  9. Portion Controlled Meat & Cheese Products As Value-Added Service

    The market is expanding for meat and cheese processors that offer pre-sliced portion controlled product, interleaved or wrapped with wax paper or plastic film.

  10. 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.