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Avian Flu Reported in Poultry in Kansas and Illinois
2022-03-14 19:29:49
by Tom Ramstack

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Agriculture Department is confirming two cases of avian flu in Kansas and Illinois among flocks of poultry. So far, no humans have been infected. The flocks are under quarantine and will be depopulated, the Agriculture Department... Read More

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Tyson Foods To Invest $61 Million in Poultry Plant Expansion
2021-10-06 18:06:03
by TWN Staff

JACKSON, Miss. - A rebound in consumer demand for chicken is prompting Tyson Foods to spend $61 million to expand its Vicksburg, Mississippi poultry plant. The company said in a press release that the expansion is part of Tyson Foods’... Read More

New USDA Grants Intended to Boost Beef and Poultry Industries
2021-06-23 13:54:18
by Brock Blasdell

WASHINGTON - The Department of Agriculture is offering $55.2 million in competitive grants to help foster healthier beef and poultry industries, while also expanding opportunities for small and midsized processors to grow. The funding follows an announcement by the USDA... Read More

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