Multiple departments battle fire at Pilgrim’s Pride Chicken Plant

Source: Waay31 ABC Firefighters in Guntersville said a fire at the Pilgrim’s Pride Chicken Plant was caused by some sort of mechanical issue that led...

Updated USDA Projections for 2018 and 2019 Egg Production

The USDA Economic Research Service issued an updated June 18th 2018 forecast of egg production. The volume of eggs produced and per capita consumption...

The World’s Largest TURKEY Hatchery opened in Indiana

Local officials and turkey farmers gathered in Terra Haute Indiana as the doors were opened on the world’s largest turkey hatchery on August 15....

Five inductees added to poultry hall of fame

2019 Poultry Hall of Fame Inductees (from left) The family of the late Dr. Mark Cook; Jim Perdue, Perdue Farms; Abit Massey, Georgia Poultry...

Ryan Bennett to Head U.S. RSPE and IPWA

Ryan Bennett has been selected to serve as executive director for the U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Poultry and Eggs and the International Poultry Welfare...

Iowa Poultry Association Announces Educational Program

-- Iowa Poultry Association has announced the agenda for the educational program that will be presented at the premier poultry event in Iowa, the...

Updated USDA Projections for 2018 and 2019 Egg Production

Updated USDA Projections for 2018 and 2019 Egg Production 07/16/2018 The USDA Economic Research Service issued an updated July 16th 2018 forecast of egg production. The...

Maple Leaf buying organic, antibiotic-free poultry plants

Maple Leaf Foods is purchasing a pair of poultry plants and associated supply from privately-owned Cericola Farms. The Cericola plants, at Bradford, Ont. and Drummondville,...

Golden Plump Poultry’s Closed Minnesota Plant To Convert To Pork

Just six months after Gold'n Plump Poultry closed its doors, Premium Iowa Pork (PIP) is planning to transform the unoccupied Luverne facility into a...

Costco’s 100 Million Chickens Will Change the Face of Nebraska

Source: Civil Eats The state has paved the way for Costco's experiment in extreme vertical integration for years. But farmers and activists brought together in...