No to big processing plants

Rural Americans are turning their backs on the industry that made the US the biggest meat-exporting country in the world, says the Wall Street Journal. Residents of Tonganoxie, a 5,300-person town in...

Can Crowdsourcing food illness control outbreaks?

After getting ill at a deli, Patrick Quade discovered nobody wanted to know. When he called up the deli to report the incident, they said they were not to blame and...

Latin American Poultry Summit to debut at 2019 IPPE

The International Poultry Expo (IPE) and WATT Global Media are pleased to announce the debut of the first Latin American Poultry Summit during the 2019 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE)....

Most Canadians buy prepared food from grocers

Today’s grocery stores are different from those of the past and it seems home meal replacement (HMR) is at the heart of this evolution. New research from Mintel reveals that 85 percent of...

USPOULTRY on how the poultry industry benefits communities

The U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) has released a white paper, titled “Providing Protein, Enriching Lives,” that highlights the multiple ways the poultry industry benefits employees, communities and consumers. Protein...

Horse DNA in 10% of meat dishes in Mexico

Much like how the EU had a horse meat crisis several years ago when horse DNA was found in meat being sold as beef, now it's Mexico's turn, reports the Associated...

Dr. Temple Grandin visits Texas A&M University

Dr. Temple Grandin, professor of animal science at Colorado State University, noted animal handling, behavior, and welfare specialist, and an inspiration and champion for those who are autistic, visited the Department...

China’s pork imports to increase

Looking towards the rest of they year, global pork supply is expected to increase further, mainly driven by China, the USA, Canada, and Brazil. While China's pork imports have slowed down...

BDCI announces new initiative ‘Lean on Us’ at Festival Dinner

  This year’s UK's BDCI Festival Dinner was the usual unmissable event where key industry figures got together at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel for a great evening of fun and entertainment. The legendary...

Conagra, Hormel make list of 50 best internships

Conagra and Hormel’s internship programs made it on the list of Vault’s 50 Best Internships for 2018. Conagra is #22 and Hormel is #23, reports Food Industry Executive. As the food industry struggles to...