Meat & Poultry News

  1. Smithfield Foods And RAE Partner To Produce Renewable Energy While Restoring Missouri’s Natural Environment
    4/26/2019

    Smithfield Foods, Inc. and Roeslein Alternative Energy (RAE) have formed a joint venture called Monarch Bioenergy to produce renewable natural gas (RNG) across Smithfield’s hog farms in Missouri

  2. FSIS Proposes To Remove Dual Labeling Requirements For Certain Amounts Of Meat And Poultry Products
    4/16/2019

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced recently that it is proposing to amend labeling regulations to remove duplicative net weight and net content requirements for packages that contain certain amounts of meat or poultry products. The proposed regulation would apply to products that are at least one pound or one pint, but less than four pounds or one gallon.

  3. Tyson Ventures Invests In Food Safety Testing Firm Clear Labs
    4/11/2019

    Tyson Ventures has already made splashes buying stakes in alternative protein companies. Now, the venture capital arm of giant Tyson Foods Inc. is betting the meat industry will beef up its food-safety platforms.

  4. Reducing Greenhouse Gases While Balancing Demand For Meat
    4/10/2019

    Humans’ love for meat could be hurting the planet. Many of the steps involved in the meat supply chain result in greenhouse gas emissions

  5. Perdue Farms Completes $25M Expansion In South Carolina
    4/10/2019

    Perdue Farms completed a $25M expansion at its harvest operation in Dillon County, South Carolina. The project is expected to create 100 additional jobs.

  6. Frontmatec To Focus On Automation And Integration At IFFA
    3/26/2019

    Leading global supplier of customized equipment, solutions and software for the red meat industry, Frontmatec, participate at IFFA 2019 with a range of new innovative solutions.

  7. Bettcher Industries Acquires Poultry Processing Equipment Manufacturer Cantrell
    3/25/2019

    Bettcher Industries, Inc. announced today that it has acquired Cantrell, a U.S.-based manufacturer of equipment and systems for the poultry processing industry

  8. Meat Crumble Processor Chooses CES Tumbler's Efficient Processing, Small Footprint, And Easy Cleanup
    3/22/2019

    CES Freezing Equipment, maker of cryogenic and mechanical refrigeration equipment for the food, pharmaceutical and metal treatment industries, recently celebrated the latest delivery of a nitrogen tumbler freezer for a meat crumble application with demanding sanitary requirements

  9. Innovative Crust Freezing Technology Delivers Premium Quality Seafood
    3/20/2019

    Hangana Seafood is one company netting the benefits of crust freezing with a recent investment of a Contact freezer from Starfrost.

  10. National Pork Board And RIPE.IO Partner To Enhance Responsible Pig Farming Practices Through Blockchain
    3/18/2019

    The National Pork Board and Ripe Technology, Inc. have entered an agreement to pilot blockchain technology use in the U.S. pork industry.