Tuesday, February 13, 2024
National Chicken Council highlights US chicken industry's efforts to reduce food waste
In comments submitted to the United States' Environmental Protection Agency, the National Chicken Council (NCC) outlined the many ways in which US chicken producers reduce food waste, recycle byproducts and utilise products that would other ...
Monday, February 5, 2024
Plans for Wales, UK chicken farms await ministerial action after year-long pause
Plans for the establishment of 12 chicken farms in Powys, Wales, UK, are still in limbo, awaiting a decision nearly a year after the Welsh government imposed a pause on the applications, Wales Farmer reported.
Thursday, January 4, 2024
US chicken producers sue Tyson following shutdown of Missouri plant
A group of chicken producers of Tyson Foods' former Dexter, Missouri, US processing plant claims Tyson breached their contracts when it shut down the site.
Tuesday, December 26, 2023
Poultry export opportunities for Brazil as Russia, Belarus grant zero tariff quotas for chicken meat
Russia and Belarus have granted new zero-tariff quotas for chicken meat imported for domestic processing, which should boost Brazil's poultry product exports to Eastern Europe, said the Brazilian Animal Protein Association (ABPA) on Decembe ...
Tuesday, December 19, 2023
Fire causes US$1 million damages and loss of 200,000 chickens at Delaware, US egg farm
Authorities in Delaware, United States, have launched an investigation into a fire that erupted at an egg farm in Middletown, resulting in approximately US$1 million in damages and the loss of around 200,000 chickens, NBC Philadelphia repor ...
Tuesday, November 14, 2023
Cherkizovo starts halal chicken meat production in Bashkortostan, Russia
Cherkizovo Group has launched the production of halal chicken meat under the Latifa brand at its Turbaslinsky Broilers facility in Bashkortostan, Russia.
Friday, November 10, 2023
1 million chickens in Minnesota, US to be culled amid bird flu outbreak
In response to the confirmed presence of highly contagious bird flu at a Minnesota, United States egg farm, authorities have declared that close to 1 million chickens will be culled to contain the spread of the virus, as announced by the US ...
Monday, November 6, 2023
Close to 48,000 birds dead in north Alabama, US after bird flu strikes chicken farm
Nearly 48,000 birds were killed in north Alabama, US farm following the confirmation of the presence of highly pathogenic avian flu (HPAI) in a flock of chickens, state agriculture officials said.
Thursday, November 2, 2023
Malindo's processed chicken products exported to Singapore following audits at farms and slaughterhouses
PT Malindo Feedmill Tbk has exported a fresh batch of processed chicken products to Singapore, Neraca reported last month.
Monday, October 9, 2023
Affordability of US chicken takes a hit as industry players control poultry production
Chicken prices at US grocery stores have hit record highs as Tyson Foods, Pilgrim's Pride and other companies control poultry production to boost profits.
Monday, September 25, 2023
Australia faces possible chicken shortage as workers strike for pay raise
A potential chicken shortage looms over Australia as over 1,000 workers at Inghams, the nation's largest poultry producer, prepare to initiate industrial action seeking an 18% pay increase, reported.
Monday, September 18, 2023
US chicken exports made up 16% of world's production in 2022
The United States is the world's second largest exporter of chicken, with over 145 countries importing US frozen chicken leg quarters, legs and thighs in 2022, according to an update provided by the United States Department of Agriculture's ...
Monday, September 4, 2023
Chicken meat from Poland suspected to cause human illnesses in multiple countries
More than 130 people have fallen sick in 11 countries with contaminated chicken meat from Poland suspected as being the source of infection.
Tuesday, August 29, 2023
US university research team seeks quicker ways to detect salmonella in chicken supply
A research team led by the University of Missouri (US) is responding to the threat of salmonella by developing ways to more quickly detect the pathogen in the entire chicken supply chain.
Tuesday, August 22, 2023
Potential for 1kg of chicken sold at US$3.70 in Sri Lanka as government cuts corn import tax
The price of one kilogramme of chicken in Sri Lanka can be sold at Rs.1,200 (US$3.70) in the coming days as the Sri Lankan government has taken measures to slash the import tax on corn, the Association of Animal Production said.

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