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 BUFFALO, Minn. — The Midwest Poultry Federation Board of Directors has announced that after 51 years known as the Midwest show, the MPF Convention is changing its name to the PEAK.

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SALISBURY, Md. — A $2,500 grant from the Franklin P. and Arthur W. Perdue Foundation, the charitable giving arm of Perdue Farms, will help support the construction of a duck pond at Hope Springs Farm in Hershey, Pa., to enhance education about environmental preservation and the importance of…

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. — All fingers point to KFC as the fried chicken chain unveils an innovative eating utensil that makes all your KFC favorites (literally) finger lickin' good.

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UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Dr. Ramesh Ramachandran, professor of reproductive biology in Pennsylvania State University’s College of Agricultural Sciences, has been named the Walther H. Ott Professor in Avian Biology.

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RALEIGH, N.C. — Transformative, transparent and fair are how colleagues describe Dr. Patricia Curtis, department head of the Prestage Department of Poultry Science. Curtis was named department head in 2017, but prior to accepting the position, Curtis said that the department had to be willin…

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VAIL, Colo. — Paul Sauder, owner of Penn Dutch Eggs, was elected chairman of the board of the USA Poultry & Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) for 2022-23 during the 2022 USAPEEC Annual Meeting in Vail, Colo.

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GREENWICH, Conn. — Atlas Holdings has announced that it has acquired Foster Farms, a family-owned provider of fresh, frozen, and prepared poultry products headquartered in Livingston, Calif., from entities associated with the Foster family.

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BOXMEER, Netherlands — Marel has successfully closed the $540 million acquisition of Wenger Manufacturing LLC. The agreement to acquire Wenger, as announced on April 27 was subject to customary closing conditions which have been fully satisfied as of June 9, such as anti-trust and approval f…

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SPRINGDALE, Ark. — Tyson Foods is helping its team members address the barriers of transportation through Commute with Enterprise, a growing ride-share program that provides team members with a low-cost way to commute to work.

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The first mention of a crystal ball was by the Roman philosopher Pliny the Elder when he described how the Celtic Druids practiced divination. Since then, folklore has described the crystal ball as a powerful tool to peer into the future, to see mysteries associated with the past, or to see …

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 GREELEY, Colo. — Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. has announced that it has entered into a plea agreement with the United States Department of Justice Antitrust Division in respect to its investigation into the sales of broiler chicken products in the United States.

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SPRINGDALE, Ark. — Tyson Foods Inc. has donated more food during the past year than ever in its 85-year history, the company announced. More than 30 million pounds, or the equivalent of 120 million meals, were donated by the company during the last 12 months to fight hunger.