CoBank: More Farmers May Go Off The Energy Grid

Source: CoBank news release As on-farm solar becomes more competitive with retail electricity, solar panels may be a common sight across U.S. farm fields and...

Multistate Outbreaks of Salmonella Infections Linked to Contact with Live Poultry in Backyard Flocks,...

  Outbreak Advisory 124 Cases 36 States 21 Hospitalizations 0 Death CDC and multiple states are investigating several multistate outbreaks of Salmonella infections linked to contact with live poultry in backyard flocks. Several...

Canada’s Prime Minister delivers message that Government of Canada proudly supports supply managed farmers

Great to see on-going support for #SupplyManagement & #PremiumOntarioChicken https://t.co/wy3IZItt0p — Ontario Chicken (@OntarioChicken) June 13, 2018 Pictured (top banner): Benoît Fontaine, Chair of Chicken Farmers...

USPOULTRY Foundation Awards $7,100 Student Recruiting Grant to...

The USPOULTRY Foundation awarded a student recruiting grant to Tennessee Technological University. The $7,100 grant will be used to recruit students into the university’s...

Hormel Foods CEO: Non-meat proteins good for business

Hormel Foods CEO Jim Snee’s presentation during the dbAccess Global Consumer Conference offered a lot of information about the diversified food company that is...

Largest Trade Show Floor Ever for 2019 IPPE

IPPE has already surpassed 560,000 square feet of exhibit space and has secured more than 1,100 exhibitors with eight more months to go to...

Animal Agriculture Alliance Announces Return Of College Aggies Online

Source: Animal Agriculture Alliance news release Today, the Animal Agriculture Alliance announced that its annual College Aggies Online (CAO) scholarship program will return this fall,...

Wayne Farms announces major sponsorship of new Jackson County Multi-Use Agriculture Facility

Wayne Farms LLC, a long-time supporter of Jackson County agriculture, is supporting the new Jackson County Multi-Use Agricultural Facility with a $100,000 Platinum Sponsorship....

Perdue Farms Diversity and Inclusion Forum features teen activist Marley Dias

More than 100 Perdue Farms leaders and managers gathered for the company’s first Diversity and Inclusion Forum, which included a keynote address by Marley...

Tyson Foods begins construction of $300m poultry plant in Humboldt, Tennesee

Tyson Foods has started the construction of a $300 million poultry processing plant in Humboldt, Tennesee. Tyson estimates that the new plant will be operational...