Agriculture represents less than 10% of U.S. GHG emissions

April 23, 2020

Earlier this month, EPA announced the latest U.S. Inventory of Greenhouse Gas Emissions, which includes emissions data through 2018. American Farm Bureau Federation’s analysis of the report found across the U.S. livestock and poultry sectors, …

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Meeting cage-free commitments impossible for egg producers

February 14, 2020

Retailers continue to drag their feet on offering egg producers contractual promise to ensure they’ll be compensated fairly for cage-free transition. Published in Feedstuffs by Jacqui Fatka In 2015, many grocery retailers made the commitment …

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FDA Proposes Rule Requiring Testing in Accredited Labs

November 7, 2019

The FDA has issued a proposed rule to establish an accreditation program for laboratories that test food as required by the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). Laboratories that voluntarily become accredited will be required to …

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Joint conference addresses animal welfare innovation and sustainability

October 31, 2019

US-RSPE and IPWA joint conference covered animal welfare innovation and sustainability trends. by The Poultry Site 30 October 2019, at 3:01pm “What do consumers want when it comes to animal welfare? How you ask the question …

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United Egg Producers Recognizes Industry Leaders at Annual Conference

October 22, 2019

2019-2020 Officer Team Selected to Lead National Egg Farmer Cooperative John’s Creek, GA (October 21, 2019) – At United Egg Producers’ (UEP) annual executive conference, held in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, the organization recognized …

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