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Price ManipulationUSDA investigates beef sector after plant fire
USA, Holcomb. The fire, which took place earlier this month in a Tyson plant, places the US beef sector under scrutiny.
ProteinJon Nash leads Cargill’s North American section
USA, Wichita. The company has selected Nash to lead its North American protein business. He will report to Brian Sikes, who was recently appointed to the executive team as leader of the company’s global protein and salt businesses.
MarfrigBrasilianer sichern sich National Beef
SÃO PAULO Der brasilianische Rindfleischerzeuger Marfrig Global Foods S.A. steigt in die US-Rindfleischproduktion ein.
MarfrigControl of US-based National Beef acquired
BRAZIL, São Paulo. The acquisition of 51% interest in the US-company will make Marfrig the world’s second-largest beef producer and reduce its leverage.
JBSFive Rivers sold
USA, Greeley, Colo. JBS USA announced the sale of Five Rivers Cattle Feeding, the largest cattle-feeding operation in the world.
USMEFNew Officer Team elected
USA, Tucson, Ariz. Dennis Stiffler, Ph.D., was elected the new USMEF chairman.
Tyson FoodsCompany to build state-of-the-art chicken operation in eastern Kansas
USA, Tonganoxie, Kansas. Strong chicken demand prompts Tyson Foods to expand production.
ViehbeständeUSA stocken Rinderherde auf
WASHINGTON Auf den Farmen in den Vereinigten Staaten befinden sich wieder mehr Rinder.
Das beste StückKommt der Hamburger aus Hamburg?
FRANKFURT Der Hamburger ist heute eines der populärsten und weltweit bekanntesten Gerichte. Zur Entstehung des Hamburgers und seiner Namensgebung gibt es viele Geschichten.
Food ServiceChipotle continues to struggle
USA, Denver. The food chain’s comparable store sales declined 22% in the first week of March.
Food SafetyCargill reduces usage of antibiotics
USA, Wichita, Kan. The company decided to eliminate 20% of the antibiotics used in beef cattle, which are also used for human health.
BPI closes three plants permanently
USA, Dakota Dunes, SD - Beef Products Inc , the manufacturer of lean, finely textured beef, also called "pink slime" in the media, is permanently closing three manufacturing facilities effective May 25.
Russia bans beef and re-lists pork
USA, Springdale, AR; Smithfield, VA Russia has banned imports of ground beef produced in the state of Kansas by Tyson Fresh Meats Inc. following the company's recall due to concerns of E. coli contamination. Smithfield Foods Inc.'s Tar Heel, N.C., pork plant was re-listed for exports of pork to that country.
Pork industry representatives discuss critical issues
WASHINGTON, DC fleischwirtschaft.com - WASHINGTON, DC. Industry representatives outlined their views on key pork industry issues, including the livestock and poultry marketing rule proposed by GIPSA, federal ethanol policy, international trade and the use of antibiotics, during a House Agriculture Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry hearing held to explore the state of the beef industry.
Cargill encouraged by results from beef cattle vaccine trial
WICHITA, Kansas Cargill announced encouraging preliminary results from its 2010 E. coli O157:H7 vaccine trial involving 85,000 head of beef cattle.
Miller new USMEF board chairman
DENVER, Colorado The newest chairman of the USMEF executive committee, Keith Miller, has worn many hats over his career.
Smithfield schnürt Gürtel enger
SMITHFIELD Der US-Fleischverarbeiter Smithfield reagiert auf das schwierige wirtschaftliche Umfeld mit Werksschließungen und Entlassungen.
Leatherby new CFO with Tyson Foods
ARKANSAS, Springdale Dennis Leatherby has been promoted to executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO) of Tyson Foods, Inc.
Scott Goltry in American Meat Institute’s food safety team
WASHINGTON, DC AMI President J. Patrick Boyle announced that industry veteran Scott Goltry has been named vice president of the FSIS at AMI.