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2014-02-20 12:28:05

WARSAW, N.C., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The elementary students of Duplin, Sampson and Bladen counties in North Carolina are jumping at the chance to help fight heart disease, our nation's No. 2 cause of death among children. Jump Rope for Heart allows them to learn about "Heart Healthy" living and participate in fun, active physical activities. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140220/CG68211LOGO) By 2020 the American Heart Association wants to improve the...

2013-07-16 23:17:57

Chemtex International, Inc. of Wilmington North Carolina and Murphy Brown LLC of Warsaw North Carolina signed today a long term agreement for the supply of purpose grown energy crops and residues to be used as cellulosic feedstock in Project Alpha, Chemtex’s Cellulosic Ethanol facility planned for Clinton, North Carolina. Wilmington, North Carolina (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 Chemtex and Murphy-Brown announce long term biomass supply agreement. Chemtex International, Inc. of Wilmington North...

2011-06-16 07:57:00

WARSAW, N.C., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Murphy-Brown LLC, the livestock production subsidiary of Smithfield Foods, Inc., is proud to be recognized with multiple Telly Awards for segments of its "Taking the Mystery Out of Pork Production" video series. The 7-part series offers an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at pork production and sustainability practices at the company's hog farms. "Most people will never get the opportunity to see our farms first-hand and ask questions about where...

2009-11-12 10:25:00

SMITHFIELD, Va., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Smithfield Foods, Inc. today announced 36 new ISO 14001 environmental certifications at the company's facilities in the U.S. and Europe. The newly-certified facilities include 14 U.S. plants, 21 farms and subsidiary Smithfield Prod's facility in Romania. The announcement brings the number of Smithfield Foods ISO 14001-certified locations to 578 worldwide. "For years Smithfield Foods has been recognized as a leader in the meat industry, and it is...

2009-04-06 10:26:00

WARSAW, N.C., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Murphy-Brown LLC, the livestock production subsidiary of Smithfield Foods, Inc., announced today that it is on schedule to complete the certification and farm site assessment components of the Pork Quality Assurance Plus (PQA Plus) program for all its company-owned and contract grower-owned swine production farms in the United States before the end of 2009. "PQA Plus certification is further evidence of Murphy-Brown's industry leading commitment to...

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