Food Safety Advisory Council holds virtual meeting

September 24, 2020

The UEP Food Safety Advisory Council (FSAC) held a virtual meeting on September 17, with 18 of the 20 council members in attendance. The producer members shared concerns that “keep them up at night” and …

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UEP develops new Food Safety Advisory Council

September 15, 2020

Council is made up of 20 individuals who will focus on assuring the safety and quality of eggs produced in the US By Deven King, Watt Ag Egg Industry News, September 2020 Food safety is …

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USDA modernizes egg products inspection

September 10, 2020

USDA Press Release, September 9 The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) today announced that it is modernizing egg products inspection methods for the first time since Congress passed the …

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UEP to prioritize sustainability in the next 5 years

August 20, 2020

By Deven King, Watt Ag, August 19, 2020 Sustainability has been a popular trend and conversation among consumers. The United Egg Producers (UEP) listed sustainability as one of its four strategic priorities from 2020 – 2025, Chad Gregory president of …

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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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