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Molecular evidence links live poultry markets to human H5N1 infection

WASHINGTON — Sequences of H5N1 virus from live bird markets in China matched sequences from patients who had recently visited the live bird markets,...

Ministerial Conference approves Russia’s WTO membership

GENEVA — Russia has cleared the final hurdle to become a World Trade Organization member. WTO Ministers adopted Russia’s WTO terms of entry on Dec....

More young people see opportunity in farming

The Associated Press MILWAUKEE — A Wisconsin factory worker worried about layoffs became a dairy farmer. An employee at a Minnesota nonprofit found an escape...

Perdue delivered truckload of gifts in partnership with Salvation Army

SALISBURY, Md. — Perdue Farms associates in Salisbury, Md., continued a decades-long tradition with The Salvation Army Lower Eastern Shore by delivering a truckload...

Perdue AgriBusiness, Fibrowatt partner on Clean Bay power

SALISBURY, Md. — Perdue AgriBusiness Inc., in partnership with Fibrowatt LLC, has submitted a proposal to the state of Maryland in response to the...

University of Arkansas receives USPOULTRY Foundation grant

TUCKER, Ga. — The U.S. Poultry & Egg Association Foundation recently awarded a $19,043 student recruiting grant to the University of Arkansas’ Poultry Science...

US appeals court reverses discrimination ruling

The Associated Press ATLANTA — A black Alabama poultry worker who sued his employer for race discrimination, saying a white supervisor called him "boy," can...

Modesto Junior College receives USPOULTRY Foundation grant

TUCKER, Ga. — Modesto Junior College in California received a $6,500 student recruiting grant from the U.S. Poultry & Egg Association Foundation. Richie King, vice...

Columbia International University honors Chick-fil-A founder

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Columbia International University at the Bible college’s...

Neb. governor criticizes animal advocacy group

The Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb.  — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman recently criticized a well-known animal advocacy group, saying he would fight any efforts by its...

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