Culture counts at Cargill

Meat & Poultry, Dec. 7, 2017 - by Joel Crews
With more than 700 people across North America dedicated to food safety specifically in its meat and poultry business operations, Wichita-based Cargill Protein’s investment in preventing and detecti…

JBS responds to video alleging cattle stun problems

Meatingplace, By Tom Johnston on 12/11/2017
JBS USA confirmed that portions of a video that PETA claims was taken by a whistleblower and alleges improper cattle stunning does contain footage from the company’s Grand Island, Neb., beef plant. …

ILA-USMX contract talks break off over automation

Journal of Commerce, Joseph Bonney, Senior Editor | Dec 06, 2017
HOLLYWOOD, Florida — Negotiations on a new International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) contract broke off abruptly Wednesday as ILA president Harold Daggett accused employers of seeki…

Activist group seeks ban on Brazilian meat imports

meatingplace, By Lisa M. Keefe on 12/7/2017
Food & Water Watch (FWW) filed a regulatory petition with USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) calling on the agency to revoke the equivalency status making Brazil eligible to export…