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Deutscher Fleischer-VerbandFleischer pflegen US-Freundschaft
MOBILE, USA Eine DFV-Delegation besucht die Verbandstagung der Berufskollegen in den Vereinigten Staaten. Interesse an deutscher Wurstkultur. Übergabe der IFFA-Pokale.
FundingFeral swine eradication and control pilot program
USA, Washington. The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced it is offering $75 mill. in funding for the eradication and control of feral swine through the Feral Swine Eradication and Control Pilot Program (FSCP).
Tyson FoodsFirst stand-alone solar-powered poultry house
USA, Cullman, Ala. The off-the-grid broiler poultry house will be key to informing sustainable energy practices at scale.
AquisitionTyson Foods to acquire Keystone Foods
USA, Springdale, Ark. Tyson Foods, Inc. announced it has reached a definitive agreement to buy the Keystone Foods business from Marfrig Global Foods for $2.16 billion in cash.
Auburn UniversityMiller Center to showcase Alabama Poultry Hall of Fame
USA, Auburn, Alabama. The exhibit is a partnership between the Alabama Poultry & Egg Association and Auburn’s Department of Poultry Science.
USAVierter Fall von atypischer BSE
WASHINGTON Die amerikanischen Behörden bestätigen einen weiteren Fall. Ein Gesundheitsrisiko für den Mensch besteht indes nicht.
Bird fluDisease confirmed in fourth US state
USA, Atlanta, Georgia. Bird flu found in Georgia chicken flock.
US FoodsCompany agrees to acquire SRA Foods
USA, Rosemont, Illinois. The transaction is expected to close in late March.
Refuting claims on poultry worker safety
USA, Tucker In a white paper, U.S. Poultry & Egg Association and the National Chicken Council refute claims made in a recent report released by the Southern Poverty Law Center and Alabama Appleseed Center for Law & Justice and provide facts about the poultry industry and its approach to worker safety.
US chains avoid products with LFTB
USA, Washington The Kroger Co., Stop & Shop Supermarket Co., Hy-Vee, Inc. and BI-LO Holding announced that they will no longer purchase fresh ground beef containing lean finely textured beef (LFTB) even though it meets the US Department of Agriculture safety standards.
The Smart Butcher dispenses fresh meat
USA, Birmingham, Ala A new vending machine selling fresh meat has been released recently in the USA.
No radiation levels of concern in the United States
WASHINGTON, DC fleischwirtschaft.com - WASHINGTON, DC. During detailed filter analyses from 12 RadNet air monitor locations across the nation, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) identified trace amounts of radioactive isotopes consistent with the Japanese nuclear incident.
Prevention of mortality in model of H5N1 virus infection
ALABAMA, Birmingham BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced that investigators at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, reported favourable results evaluating peramivir treatment in an animal model of influenza using a highly virulent strain of H5N1 virus
Pilgrim’s after Gold Kist acquisition with new VP of governmental affairs
TEXAS, Pittsburg Pilgrim's Pride Corporation Tuesday announced the completion of its acquisition of Gold Kist Inc., which created the world's leading chicken company.
Fire closes Tyson plant
ALABAMA/Heflin A fire partially destroyed a Tyson Foods Inc. poultry processing plant in Heflin.