Tyson Foods officially acquires Keystone Foods

The company paid $2.16 billion to Brazil-based Marfrig Global Foods.

Aug. 20, 2018 by Ryan McCarthy and Eric Schroeder


ICE search warrants net 133 arrests

The operation is part of a 15-month ongoing investigation into immigration law violations.

Aug. 10, 2018 by Erica Shaffer


Health officials determine cause of Ohio Chipotle foodborne illness

647 people fell sick after the event was reported in July.

Aug. 17, 2018 by Ryan McCarthy


USDA official: ‘Shame on Consumer Reports’

Carmen Rottenberg discredits the recent story.

Aug. 29, 2018 by Joel Crews


National Turkey Federation announces promotions, new hire

Beth Breeding was named the vice president of communications and marketing.

Aug. 15, 2018 by Ryan McCarthy


Hormel offloads Nebraska processing plant

WholeStone Farms LLC will supply pork raw materials to Hormel as part of the deal.

Aug. 16, 2018 by Erica Shaffer


Poultry line speed waiver requests trigger opposition

Twelve organizations submitted a joint letter to FSIS urging the agency to reject the requests from four poultry companies.

Aug. 3, 2018 by Joel Crews


John Soules Foods to expand Texas facility

The company plans to add another production line and other upgrades.

Aug. 7, 2018 by Erica Shaffer


Sioux-Preme Packing receives backing for plant expansion

The pork processor plans to expand its facility with a 50,000-sq.-ft. addition.

Aug. 20, 2018 by MEAT+POULTRY Staff


Former Tyson CFO dies suddenly

Recently retired, Dennis Leatherby suffered a heart attack.

Aug. 8, 2018 by Joel Crews