Latest Meat processing Stories

2009-09-28 10:00:12

The U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service announced the recall of approximately 28,470 pounds of frozen skinless pork sausage because of a labeling error. The FSIS said the Pampanga Food Corp.

2009-07-30 06:45:00

ROCHELLE PARK, N.J., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Premio Foods (http://www.premiofoods.com) is proud to announce the launching of http://www.premiorecipes.com, a new, free, community-based recipe exchange database. "Premio Foods established a recipe contest many years ago, and the reaction has always exceeded our expectations," said Marc Cinque, CEO of Premio Foods.

2009-06-25 13:46:21

An animal rights group has been granted permission to bring three hogs in narrow metal crates to the Ohio Statehouse as part of a factory farm protest. The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board approved the request from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals for the July 9 protest, but it rejected other parts of their plan, including requests to bring gallons of urine, tons of manure and a fan to blow the odors around, The Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch reported Thursday. The board also...

2009-06-11 07:00:00

HOUSTON, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Family, friends, and tradition - all words that describe the Blue Ribbon Bacon and Sausage Company and their partner and spokesperson; Coach Bum Phillips.

2009-05-18 09:00:00

BEIJING, May 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, analyzes China's fish meal market. This week the price of fish meal is relatively weak, and has shown a marked decline in shipment volume from the previous period.

2009-05-07 17:30:00

Animal control officials in New York said a cow that escaped from a slaughterhouse and led police on a 10-block chase will not be returned for slaughter.

2009-03-14 10:15:00

Sickly and hurt cows will not be permitted to walk into U.S. slaughterhouses, the Agriculture Department announced on Saturday, a year after the U.S.’s biggest meat recall inspired the change.

2009-02-09 09:57:00

HONOLULU, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Misleading labels on pork products are causing Hawaii residents and tourists to unwittingly participate in inhumane practices against animals.

2009-02-09 11:47:07

The U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service announced the recall of approximately 872 pounds of Alaskan-made sausage products due to possible contamination. The FSIS said the Alaska Sausage Company Inc.

2009-01-11 15:49:59

British actress Joanna Lumley says she re-enacts the alleged mistreatment of pigs on European farms in a forthcoming documentary. Lumley said in the Jamie Saving Our Bacon documentary she will be penned inside a steel cage typically reserved for pregnant sows in an attempt to draw attention to the allegedly

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