Industry News - AM

Koch Foods rolling out branded retail poultry line

Koch Foods announced it is launching a namesake line of frozen chicken products...

Chili, soup recalled after hard plastic discovered

Roundy’s Supermarkets Inc. of Kenosha, Wis., is recalling about 16,320 pounds...

Coconut allergen prompts recall of chicken, pork items

GB Green Gastronome LLC, a Jamaica, N.Y., establishment, is recalling about 8,000...

Johnsonville targets c-stores with breakfast sandwich collection

Johnsonville is introducing a Premium Breakfast Sandwich Collection for on-the-go...

Industry News - PM

JBS suspends activities at seven facilities in Brazil

JBS S.A. announced Wednesday it is suspending its cattle purchases and slaughter...

Construction under way on new Cargill Protein headquarters

Construction has officially started on a new headquarters for Cargill’s North...

OIG finds FSIS lax on foreign food safety protocols

USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) needs to improve its methods...

Morris joins Pork Board in marketing post

The National Pork Board has hired Craig Morris away from USDA’s Agricultural...

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Mountaire Farms withdraws application for plant expansion

Analysts see positives ahead for Sanderson Farms

Restaurant chain names new unit presidents

Now you can order takeout through Facebook

USDA withdraws controversial GIPSA rule

House of Raeford plant faces odor restrictions

JBS plant operating normally after ammonia leak

Smithfield unit settles EEOC sexual harassment suit (UPDATED)

Monday, October 16, 2017

Jamaica Broilers acquires U.S. hatchery

Genoa salami, capocollo recalled on foreign matter contamination

USDA announces comment period for chicken line speeds

Smithfield creates Renewables program, names director

Brazil's JBS withdraws IPO for subsidiary in the U.S. (updated)

Ruby Tuesday sold as Q1 sales and revenues declined

Aramark to buy two firms for over $2 billion

Private equity firm buys stake in Culver’s chain

Friday, October 13, 2017

Koch Foods to build $40 million feed mill to support Georgia plant

Shredded beef recalled, may contain plastic

Costco chicken plant foes take fight to county level

Supply still going up: WASDE report

Nestlé USA specifies how suppliers raise, slaughter chickens

U.S. pork in ‘expansion mode’ to 2025: Rabobank

Ground beef recalled on E. coli concerns

Nebraska researchers win grant to study livestock-crop links

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Walmart expands grocery pickup, predicts e-commerce surge

Arby’s goes nationwide with venison, introduces elk

Pork industry's sustainable expansion: Chris Hurt

Pricey bacon takes West Coast eateries by storm

Koch Foods hit with $1.9 million jury verdict

Brazil judge partially approves J&F leniency deal

USDA boosts corn production forecast

Japan to pitch revised beef import tariff triggers

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Brazilian prosecutors charge JBS controllers for insider trading

Cargill bolsters sow research capabilities

Slim Jim launches three premium products

Three more large U.S. districts join Urban School Food Alliance

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Florida totals up Irma damage to cattle industry

Groups challenge constitutionality of Iowa’s Ag-Gag law

Kroger explores sale of its convenience stores

Sandwich chain to expand into Mexico market

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Audit shows condition of cull cows improving

OK Foods accused of water pollution violations in Oklahoma

Chicken on the brain: first McDonald’s, now Wendy’s

Dairy Queen changes leadership

Northern California meat companies in the line of fire

Niman Ranch extends reach

N.H. beef processor burns to the ground: reports

Chicago, D.C. betting sausage, steaks on baseball playoff

Monday, October 09, 2017

Brazilian judge freezes assets of JBS' controlling family

Americans want nutrition facts labels but don’t always read them: poll

‘Don’t pick fights’

Giving Back: Hormel and Meals on Wheels, Ontario Pork, Smithfield, Eckrich, Perdue

Huge multi-species slaughter facility proposed in Montana

Pork processor sues recruiter over foreign workers

Burger chain names new CEO

August U.S. beef exports stay strong as pork slips a bit from 2016

Friday, October 06, 2017

New customers to Amazon’s Whole Foods coming from Walmart: traffic analysis

Sanderson Farms sets management team for new Texas division

Meatingplace adds meat supply chain consultant to faculty

New York meat processor showcases expansion

RMH details pot roast recall

Meat production is killing the planet: report

Beef: It’s still what’s for dinner

McDonald’s tries out McVegan

Fire kills 1 million chickens in northern Indiana

Thursday, October 05, 2017

Listeria concern prompts ham salad sandwich recall

Ground beef recalled due to possible E. coli contamination

JBS says study shows its dollar, stock trades were not atypical

Keeping cattle grass-fed is not a climate panacea: report

Allen Harim plant resuming normal operations after fire

Beef-processing plant opens in New Mexico

Supermarket chain issues pot roast recall across 7 states

Maple Leaf fined for worker injury

Sec. Perdue says ag to get its due in next NAFTA round