News and features that explore federal, state and local regulation of the industry.

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New York approves ban on more live slaughter markets

6/21/2016 - At least 80 live poultry markets operate in the state.

Debate over GIPSA heats up

6/16/2016 - A coalition petitions Congress to finalize GIPSA rules; poultry industry group calls it a “PR gimmick.”

ND voters reject corporate farming bill

6/16/2016 - Measure 1 would have loosened regulations against corporate-owned farms.

Military Meatless Mondays debated in Congress

6/16/2016 - Republican representatives looking to block military from joining the campaign.

Smithfield faces discrimination claim

6/16/2016 - A former forklift driver claims he was fired for performing duties as union steward.