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2 Sisters Temporarily Suspends Operations Post Guardian/ITV Investigation

UK – Last week, the Guardian and ITV revealed that its reporters worked undercover at one of the UK’s major supermarket supplier of poultry products and reported serious food safety

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Cargill, Faccenda Foods to Combine Fresh Chicken, Turkey & Duck Activities

UK – Cargill and Faccenda Foods on Monday (25 September) agreed to establish a joint venture to create a leading UK food company focused on chicken, turkey and duck. The

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Tyson to Expand Tennessee Poultry Operation; More Jobs to be Created

US – Tyson Foods will invest $84 million as part of its commitment to the continued success of its Union City, Tennessee poultry plant, company officials said Wednesday. More than

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2018 IPPE Registration and Housing Now Open

US – Attendee and exhibitor registration and housing for the 2018 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) are now open. IPPE has secured more than 1,140 exhibitors with more than

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CME: USDA Modestly Adjusts Corn, Soybean Harvest Forecasts

US – Despite much talk of deteriorating conditions and the potential for lower yields in several parts of the Corn Belt, USDA made some very modest adjustments to its corn

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Dutch Egg Scandal Spreads to 17 Countries Worldwide

GLOBAL – Millions of eggs across Europe have been destroyed, in a food scare caused by a pesticide that was sprayed on chickens in The Netherlands to treat them for

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Cargill’s Q4 Results Show Company on Path Toward Higher Performance

US – Cargill has reported strong financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended 31 May 2017. In the second year of an ongoing transformation, Cargill raised earnings

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Poultry Prices to Soften by 20% in Six Weeks

INDIA – Poultry prices are likely to decline by 20 per cent over the next six weeks due to expectations of weak consumer demand during the ongoing festival season. Business

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Poultry Producers Cash in on Beef Slaughter Ban; Chicken Demand Rises

INDIA – India’s poultry producers are posting record profits as feed costs have dropped to a five-year low and on rising chicken demand after cattle slaughtering restrictions were enacted in

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Chicken Council Asks for Suspension of USDA Organic Rule

US – USDA’s Agriculture Marketing Service (AMS) delayed implementing the final rule for organic livestock and poultry welfare standards from 19 May to 14 November 2017, citing a federal freeze