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Poultry Industry News: United States

02 November 2017
Poultry Industry News from United States EPA Requests More Time Before Poultry Producers Submit CERCLA Reports; USPOULTRY Provides Reporting Guidance
US - The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has filed a petition with the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia requesting an extension of the current stay of the mandate to submit reports notifying first responders of the release of low...
Poultry Industry News from United States Collateral Effects of Antibiotics Under Investigation
US - Antibiotics can influence the swimming and swarming ability of multidrug-resistant bacteria, according to an open-access journal of the American Society for Microbiology....
01 November 2017
Poultry Industry News from United States How Flu Shot Manufacturing Forces Influenza to Mutate
US - According to a new study from scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), the common practice of growing influenza vaccine components in chicken eggs disrupts the major antibody target site on the virus surface, rendering the flu vaccine...
30 October 2017
Poultry Industry News from United States EPA Releases Guidance on Reporting CAFO Air Emissions
US - Farms releasing hazardous substances to air from animal wastes within any 24-hour period must notify NRC beginning 15 November, Dairy Business Association (DBA) reports....
Poultry Industry News from United States Zoetis: October consumer pulse
Over this two-week period, farming methods received the highest conversation volume on social media with 15,369 mentions out of 48,772 for the entire profile....
Poultry Industry News from United States Nutriad USA appoints sales team
A global leader in feed additives solutions for livestock and aquaculture, NUTRIAD has once more strengthened its commercial team in the USA by adding commercial talent to its organization. ...
Poultry Industry News from United States Working with FSIS to reduce condemnations and cut losses
Unnecessary condemnations can cost poultry producers a fortune. In some cases, poultry companies don’t monitor carefully enough to recognize off-target condemnations. In other cases, producers know their condemnation rate is high, but what to do about...
27 October 2017
Poultry Industry News from United States Research Rules Out Possible Kinky Back Prevention
US - USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation announce the completion of a funded research project at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina, in which researchers found that an antibody vaccine in broiler breeders failed to prevent kinky...
Poultry Industry News from United States AFBF Calls for Continued US Participation in NAFTA
US - The American Farm Bureau Federation is calling on the Trump Administration to move forward with improvements to the North American Free Trade Agreement but to ensure the United States remains part of the deal, Bruce Cochrane reports....
Poultry Industry News from United States Brand Leads Way in Food Transparency; First-ever Traceable Turkeys This Thanksgiving
US - For the first time beginning this Thanksgiving, consumers will be able to trace Honeysuckle White® brand turkeys from a family farm to their table. ...
Poultry Industry News from United States Zoetis Influence Feed - October 2017
Every 2 weeks the team at Zoetis share the Top 5 Influencer Topics in the agriculture industry. ...
Poultry Industry News from United States 8 billion birds don’t lie: Protect broiler performance and profits with HMTBa Methionine
In the United States, the largest poultry-producing country globally, broiler production decisions are based on the smallest of margins, often as little as a fraction of a penny per pound. ...
26 October 2017
Poultry Industry News from United States CME: September Inventory of Red Meat, Poultry in Cold Storage Higher Than a Year Ago
US - The combined inventory of beef, pork and poultry in cold storage at the end of September was 2.496 billion pounds, 2.2 per cent higher than the previous year and the largest amount of meat in cold storage since October 2002, reports Steiner Consulting...
Poultry Industry News from United States USPOULTRY Research Programme Reaches $30M in Funding
US - US Poultry & Egg Association’s (USPOULTRY) research program has passed a noteworthy milestone. ...
Poultry Industry News from United States Pilgrim's to Close Poultry Processing Facility in Luverne
US - Pilgrim's Pride Corporation earlier this week announced that it will close its Luverne, Minnesota, poultry processing facility, which employs approximately 200 people, effective 29 December 2017. ...
Poultry Industry News from United States Aviagen becomes first US poultry primary breeder company to achieve Compartment Certification
Aviagen®, the global poultry genetics leader, has become the first poultry breeding company in the U.S. to be certified as an Avian Influenza Clean Compartment. ...
Poultry Industry News from United States Aviagen hosts 2017 Nutrition Forum of the Americas
Aviagen® customers from throughout the Americas came together in New York City for the Aviagen Nutrition Forum during the week of Oct. 2-5....
Poultry Industry News from United States RaboResearch Food & Agribusiness Adds Pork, Poultry Expert to Animal Protein Team
US - On Monday, 24 October, Rabobank announced the expansion of its RaboResearch Food & Agribusiness team with the addition of Christine McCracken as Executive Director, Animal Protein. Ms McCracken will cover the North American poultry and hog sector....
25 October 2017
Poultry Industry News from United States Cargill, Diamond V to Join Forces to Create Leading Natural Animal Health, Nutrition Business
US - Responding to growing consumer preferences for natural and wholesome food production, Cargill this week announced it has signed a binding agreement to acquire Diamond V, a leading global provider of innovative natural solutions and technologies that...
Poultry Industry News from United States USPOULTRY Releases Lockout/Tagout Poster and Video
US - The poultry industry has been systematically improving worker safety for more than three decades, with current injury/illness rates now essentially the same as manufacturing as a whole....
24 October 2017
Poultry Industry News from United States New Marek’s test helps ensure successful vaccination, biosecurity
A new test is helping producers in Europe better protect their flocks against Marek’s disease (MD). The test, developed by researchers at the UK’s Pirbright Institute in collaboration with Zoetis, can be used to diagnose MD, confirm successful vaccination...
Poultry Industry News from United States Infectious bursal disease: ‘It’s never black and white’
Daral Jackwood, PhD, a professor at Ohio State University, is best known in the global poultry industry as the go-to expert on infectious bursal disease (IBD)....
20 October 2017
Poultry Industry News from United States Stunning Labels Stigmatise Many Healthy Foods
US - When customers walk down aisles of grocery stores, they are inundated with labels such as organic, fair-trade and cage free, just to name a few. Labels such as these may be eye-catching but are often free of any scientific basis and stigmatize many...
19 October 2017
Poultry Industry News from United States E. maxima linked to mortality in broilers vaccinated for coccidiosis
Eimeria maxima in broilers vaccinated against coccidiosis appears to be an important cause of mortality, according to the preliminary results of a study presented at the 2017 annual meeting of the American Association of Avian Pathologists....
18 October 2017
Poultry Industry News from United States CME: Retail Beef, Chicken Prices Close to Prior Months' Values
US - The Department of Labor survey of retail prices across the US economy for September highlighted the rapid escalation of pork prices in recent months, reports Steiner Consulting Group, DLR Division, Inc....
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