Latest Meat processing Stories

2011-06-13 05:00:00

DARIEN, Ill., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Viskase Companies, Inc. (VKSC.PK) ("Viskase" or the "Company"), a leading worldwide producer of non-edible cellulosic, fibrous and plastic casings used to prepare and package processed meat and poultry products, announced today that Vincent J.

2011-06-10 13:30:25

A two-year study by a Texas AgriLife Research team in Amarillo has helped bring a new product to market that could allow the cattle feeding industry to realize efficiencies in mills and more weight on cattle.

2011-06-08 08:00:00

SHEBOYGAN FALLS, Wis., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnsonville Sausage today announced the introduction of its brand-new Chicken Sausage, with 50 percent less fat and 100 percent Johnsonville taste.

2011-05-16 14:43:00

NORRISTOWN, Pa., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection today reached an agreement with Parx Casino and Parx Casino and Racing operations that will resolve violations related to their horse racing operation and casino in Bensalem, Bucks County. "Parx has accepted responsibility for its environmental violations with a payment of $389,800 and a binding agreement to complete projects that will prevent future pollution incidents," said DEP Southeast...

2011-05-13 15:10:06

A Spanish study has analysed traffic accidents involving cattle being transported for human consumption in the country for the first time.

2011-05-10 16:46:00

IRVING, Texas, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Darling International Inc. (NYSE: DAR) will hold a conference call and webcast on Friday, May 13, 2011 to discuss the Company's first quarter 2011 financial results. The teleconference will begin at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time and will be hosted by Mr.

2011-05-02 14:04:00

United Poultry Concerns Draws Attention to the Plight and Delight of Chickens MACHIPONGO, Va., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- International Respect for Chickens Day is an annual project of United Poultry Concerns dedicated to celebrating the beauty of chickens and protesting the misery of their lives in farming operations.

2011-04-11 11:23:00

NEW YORK, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bion Environmental Technologies (OTC BB and OTCQB: BNET) announced today that it believes its partnership with Kreider Farms in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, is an example of how agriculture will be a leader in helping solve the nation's environmental challenges.

2011-04-05 18:24:00

SNOQUALAMIE, Wash., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As a result of a unanimous vote, the Washington State Veterinary Medical Association does not support passage of Initiative-1130 should it make the November ballot. Instead, the WSVMA previously stated its support for passage of Senate Bill (SB) 5487.

2011-02-28 10:17:00

IRVING, Texas, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Darling International Inc. (NYSE: DAR) will hold a conference call and webcast on Thursday, March 3, 2011 to discuss the Company's fourth quarter and year-end 2010 financial results. The teleconference will begin at 10:00 a.m.

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