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CHARLES CITY, Iowa — In early November, government officials announced that premium chicken integrator, Pure Prairie Farms Inc., is set to receive a $6.9 million dollar grant as part of USDA’s Meat and Poultry Processing Expansion Program (MPPEP). The program was launched in 2021 in response…

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ATLANTA — Chick-fil-A's annual animated film series returned for its fourth year on Nov. 17 with an extended 7-minute short film, The Snow Globe. The story encourages simple acts of kindness for others and prompts meaningful moments of connection between loved ones this holiday season. 

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SALISBURY, Md. — As part of a company commitment to inspire the next generation of farmers, Perdue Farms is continuing its support of the National FFA Organization's Give the Gift of Blue Program with a $20,000 grant funded through the Franklin P. and Arthur W. Perdue Foundation. This donati…

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GAINESVILLE, Ga. — The United States is experiencing many crises and the diesel crisis is no exception. During the past year, the country has been plagued with high fluctuating gas prices and now the U.S. has a shortage of diesel fuel.

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GAINESVILLE, Ga. — Despite major inflation straining the United States’ economy, the poultry industry touts a tremendous economic impact. Poultry products continue to be enjoyed nationwide by Americans as a major food source. Chicken has also been shown to be a much more economical choice at…

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MILFORD, Del. — As part of a commitment to improve the quality of life in its communities, Perdue Farms is supporting La Plaza Delaware and its new Latino leadership program with a $20,000 grant funded through the Franklin P. and Arthur W. Perdue Foundation. The donation from Perdue's charit…

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WASHINGTON — The National Chicken Council recently delivered public comments at a USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) virtual meeting about the agency’s recently announced regulatory framework for Salmonella in poultry products. NCC’s comments addressed each of the three component…

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ATHENS, Ga. — When many of us hear about bacteria, we associate it with illness. But certain bacteria can be helpful in preventing disease, not causing it. For example, consuming probiotics, or beneficial bacteria, to improve gut health has risen in popularity in recent years, both for human…

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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.