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Faster Line Speeds At Chicken Plants Criticized

Line speeds at some poultry plants were increased last year, a move critics claim also increased the spread of the coronavirus among poultry plant workers. The administration seeks to make the rule permanent.

China has suspended imports from an OK Foods poultry plant in Fort Smith, Arkansas, because of coronavirus cases among workers, the USA Poultry & Egg Export Council said on Tuesday.
China Suspends Poultry Imports From Second U.S. Plant Over COVID-19

China has suspended imports from an OK Foods poultry plant in Fort Smith, Arkansas, because of coronavirus cases among workers, the USA Poultry & Egg Export Council said on Tuesday.

"Business as Usual" For Farm Despite Worldwide Coronavirus Pandemic

Michigan is under a stay-at-home order in an effort to fight the coronavirus. However, farm work must go on and it is business as usual for many operations.

HSUS Fight Over Pilgrim's Pride Chicken Claims Expands to Seven States

The Humane Society asks attorneys general to investigate allegations the poultry giant misled consumers about how it treats its birds.

Size matters for producers as smaller birds mean bigger profit and fast-food demand for small birds is helping prop up margins.
Big Birds Are So 2017. The Money Is Now in Smaller, Tender Chicken

Size matters for producers as smaller birds mean bigger profit and fast-food demand for small birds is helping prop up margins.

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Tyson Foods on the Hunt for Acquisitions

Tyson Seeking to Boost Food Brands as It Hunts for Acquisitions

Commentary: Chicken Saloons For Dummies

While petting the family dog is nice, Americans—obviously, with too much time and disposable income on their hands—say there is something curiously satisfying to petting on a chicken.