Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
American Meat Institute
Alle Nachrichten und Hintergründe
NAMINew Officers to guide the organization
USA, Washington, DC. Julie Anna Potts was officially elected by the members to succeed outgoing President and CEO Barry Carpenter.
AnnouncementUS-Mexico-Canada trade agreement
USA, Washington. US and Canada closed a deal to salvage NAFTA as a trilateral pact with Mexico, rescuing a three-country, $1.2 trillion open-trade zone that had been about to collapse after nearly a quarter century.
IPPEExpo chosen for Buyer Program
USA, Tucker, Ga. IPPE Chosen for 2019 U.S. Department of Commerce International Buyer Program.
NamiNew resource for the ‘Meat denied’
USA, Washington, DC. Meat Institute unveils new resource for the ‘Meat Denied’.
NAMINew edition of Animal Handling Guidelines released
USA, Washington. The new guidelines can be downloaded from the Institute's revamped website.
SmithfieldNew Sustainability Report highlights environmental achievements
USA, Smithfield, Virginia. Smithfield Foods announces first companywide water policy.
USABodies call to unlock China’s beef market
USA, Washington, DC. US President Donald Trump will meet China's president Xi Jinping in April.
IPPEFair draws more than 31,000 people to Atlanta
USA, Atlanta, Georgia. North American Meat Institute hosted and honored a lot of guests.
USA, Washington. Trump withdraws US from TPP with executive order – the meat industry expresses concerns.
Tyson FoodsNew CEO nominated
USA, Springdale, Arkansas. Tom Hayes to succeed Donnie Smith as CEO of Tyson Foods on 31 December 2016.
IPPESpeeches about agriculture
USA, Atlanta, Georgia. The annual animal agriculture summit takes place at the fair.
Hormel FoodsJames P. Snee elected to be chief executive officer
USA, Austin, Minnesota. Predecessor Ettinger stays as chairman of the company’s board.
IPPERegistration for 2017 open
USA, Atlanta, Georgia. Attendees and Exhibitors now can do their applications.
Trade fairIPPE gives back to Atlanta
USA, Atlanta. After the fair took part, $10,300 is donated to the "Giving back to Atlanta" campaign to fight hunger.
US retailPower of meat remains strong
USA, Nashville, Tenn Retail is the main route US consumers take when buying meat and poultry products, according to the 2015 Power of Meat study.
AMI: Dietary guidelines should consider important meat benefits
USA, Washington D C. Meat and poultry products are important and rich sources of highly bioavailable micronutrients and inclusion of meat and poultry products in the diet can prevent well-documented vitamin deficiencies, according to comments American Meat Institute (AMI) submitted to the 2015 U.S. Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee.
Organisations take COOL to court
USA, Washington, DC Nine organisations representing the meat and livestock industries in the United States, Canada and Mexico filed court documents seeking a preliminary injunction against the country-of-origin labeling rule.
NAMA plans fall E.coli conference
USA, Oakland, Calif The newly formed North American Meat Association (NAMA) is partnering with 11 other meat industry organisations, the US Department of Agriculture's Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS) and the Beef Industry Food Safety Council (BIFSCo) to host the NAMA Conference on Prevention of Shiga-Toxin Producing E. coli (STEC) for Beef Further Processors October 2 to 3 in Chicago.
Industry reacts to BSE case
USA, Washington After the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) recently confirmed the fourth US case of BSE in a dairy cow at a California-based rendering facility, the industry shows reaction as trade groups, scientists and educators work to quell concerns about the safety of the US beef and milk supply.