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BiogasSmithfield continues with Renewable Energy Projects
USA, Missouri. Within the next ten years, Smithfield will implement “manure-to-energy” projects across 90% of the company’s hog finishing spaces in North Carolina, Utah, and Virginia, and nearly all of Smithfield’s hog finishing spaces in Missouri.
Going GreenSustainability Excellence in Manufacturing Award winners
USA, Chicago. These eco-friendly manufacturers go beyond environmental compliance and drive improved performance through sustainability.
ReportUS hog inventory up 2%
USA, Washington. As of March 1, there were 74.3 mill. hogs and pigs on U.S. farms, up 2% from March 2018.
MarketsFlorence may disrupt packaged food supply chains
USA, North Carolina. Hurricane Florence’s projected path may affect over 4,000 manufacturing and distribution facilities in the Carolinas and Georgia, potentially impacting multiple sectors’ suppliers.
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.
USASalmonellen auf dem Vormarsch
ATLANTA In den USA infizieren sich immer mehr Menschen in privaten Geflügelhaltungen mit Salmonellen.
SmithfieldCutting out the middleman
USA, Smithfield. Pork giant Smithfield skips middlemen in grain supply chain and buys directly from farmers.
Tipper TieÜbernahme abgeschlossen
CHICAGO Der US-Konzern JBT hat die Übernahme von Tipper Tie abgeschlossen.
JBT CorporationTipper Tie wechselt Eigentümer
GLINDE Die JBT Corporation will die Tipper Tie Inc. von Dover übernehmen.
JBTA processing specialist on shopping tour
USA, Chicago. JBT Corporation signs definitive agreement to acquire Tipper Tie, a leading supplier of protein processing and packaging solutions.
Allen HarimNew senior leadership team hired
USA, Seaford, Delaware. Key personnel shall oversee the Harbeson Expansion.
New poultry vaccine found
USA, Tucker USPoultry and the USPoultry Foundation announced the completion of a funded research project at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, N.C., that evaluated a new vaccine to protect again two important diseases.
Antibiotic-resistant pathogens in antibiotic-free pigs
USA, Raleigh Researchers from North Carolina State University have found identical strains of antibiotic-resistant Campylobacter Coli (C. coli) in both antibiotic-free (ABF) and conventionally raised pigs. This finding may indicate that these antibiotic-resistant pathogens can persist and thrive in the environment, regardless of antimicrobial usage by pork producers.
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.
US Poultry Foundation allocates student grants
USA, Tucker, Ga - Student recruiting grants totalling approximately US$180,000 to the six US universities with poultry science departments and 14 other institutions with poultry programs have been approved by the US Poultry Foundation.
USMEF relief, recovery programs continue in Japan
WASHINGTON, DC fleischwirtschaft.com - WASHINGTON, DC. Despite the presence of ongoing earthquake aftershocks and tens of thousands of displaced citizens, the U.S. Meat Export Federation's Japan office is continuing with the vast majority of its scheduled programs in the No. 1 export value market for U.S. pork and No. 3 beef market. At the same time, it is actively involved in the relief effort.
Iowa Firm recalls Roast Beef Deli Products
USA, Washington fleischwirtschaft.com - USA, Washington. Curly's Food, Inc., a Sioux City, Iowa, establishment, is recalling approximately 12,181 pounds of roast beef deli products because they were inadvertently mislabeled and contain an undeclared allergen, soy.
Mande named as deputy under secretary for food safety
USA Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the appointment of Jerold R. Mande, M.P.H., as deputy under secretary for food safety at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Explosion at a ConAgra Foods plant
USA, Omaha ConAgra Foods has confirmed that three employees were found deceased inside the company’s plant in Garner, North Carolina, where an explosion occurred.