Tuesday, November 8, 2022
Increase in Russian livestock and poultry production in first nine months of 2022
Russia's livestock and poultry production increased by 3.7% in the first nine months of 2022, compared to the same period last year, as they reached 11.23 million tonnes in live weight.
Tuesday, November 1, 2022
US poultry sector provides over 2 million jobs and US$555.9 billion in economic activity
An updated economic study released by the US Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY), National Chicken Council, National Turkey Federation, and United Egg Producers, showed the US poultry sector provides 2,012,269 jobs, US$125.6 billion i ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2022
Tyson Foods to pay US$10.5 million to settle poultry price-fixing lawsuit
Major US meatpacker Tyson Foods will pay US$10.5 million to settle a class action lawsuit that alleges the company increased poultry prices in the US state of Washington since 2008, Food Dive reported.
Wednesday, October 26, 2022
US poultry production inched 1% last September
US poultry production totaled 4.481 billion pounds in September this year, up 1% on the year, with most of that chicken at 4.049 billion pounds (2% higher) followed by turkey at 420.551 million pounds (2% lower), according to the United Sta ...
Tuesday, October 25, 2022
Poultry sector in Russia affected by sanctions
The poultry sector in Russia has been hard hit by sanctions following Russia's invasion into Ukraine, affecting the industry's sourcing of imported feed additives, egg-hatching equipment, packaging and labels, bne IntelliNews reported.
Friday, October 21, 2022
Canadian firm Olymel cuts jobs in its pork and poultry businesses
57 management positions will be eliminated in the most recent round of layoffs at Olymel, a major Canadian supplier of pork and poultry, Just Food reported.
Thursday, October 20, 2022
USPOULTRY offers HACCP Reassessment Technical Reference Guide
Acknowledging the challenge of conducting Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) reassessments in US poultry processing plants, USPOULTRY is now offering a HACCP Reassessment Technical Reference Guide for those who are performing su ...
Thursday, October 20, 2022
Near-record number of US poultry killed due to bird flu
A near-record number of US chicken and turkey have been killed due to bird flu outbreaks across the country, as a different variant of the virus has infected more wild birds that spread the virus, Reuters reported.
Monday, October 17, 2022
USDA proposes massive changes to poultry sector to reduce food poisoning
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has proposed massive changes in the processing of chicken and turkey meat in the country that may reduce illnesses from food contamination, but meat firms must make significant adjustments to their op ...
Thursday, October 13, 2022
UK poultry farmers call for nationwide housing order to combat bird flu
UK poultry farmers have urged for a nationwide housing order on birds following a rise in bird flu cases in the country over the past month, The Guardian reported.
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
Poultry housing order to be implemented in parts of England, UK
A mandatory poultry housing order, to be implemented in England, the United Kingdom, will be introduced for Norfolk, Suffolk and parts of Essex this week as bird flu cases continue to rise.
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
Concerns rise over impact of fraudulent oils sale on Poland's poultry industry
Police in Poland have detained four people accused of fraudulently selling oils for animal consumption that were in fact classified as being for industrial purposes.
Monday, October 10, 2022
2022 USPOULTRY Live Production, Welfare and Biosecurity Seminar focused on improving practices
USPOULTRY's 2022 Live Production, Welfare and Biosecurity Seminar was recently held and offered attendees a wide selection of topics relevant to multiple levels of leadership across the poultry and egg value chain in the United States.
Friday, October 7, 2022
Singapore to farm resource efficient foods over poultry because of limitations
Grace Fu, Singapore's Minister for Sustainability and the Environment, said the country focuses on farming resource efficient foods over poultry because of limitations in land, workers, energy, and water, Channel News Asia reported.
Wednesday, October 5, 2022
USDA celebrates opening of new poultry research facility in Georgia, US
USDA unit Agricultural Research Service's (ARS) Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory opened its new research facility during a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony October 4 at the US National Poultry Research Center in Athens, Georgia, ...

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