Industry News 11/5/20

November 5, 2020

The Agricultural Marketing Service has issued a solicitation for the procurement of shell eggs and all-purpose egg mix. Click here for the USDA Commodity Procurement website.


"Billions paid to farmers in coronavirus assistance," was published in Feedstuffs.

One hundred eleven members of the House signed onto a letter calling on the Administration to protect food terms in future trade discussions in "Congressional letter seeks to protect common food names," from Feedstuffs.

Updates on the USDA's National Poultry Improvement Plan are featured in "Poultry plan improvements go into effect Nov. 4," from Feedstuffs.

The Iowa Egg Council has pledged an additional donation to the Robert T. Hamilton Poultry Teaching and Research Farm at Iowa State University in "Iowa Egg Council supports research farm," from Morning Ag Clips.

The Midwest Poultry Federation (MPF) is rescheduling its 2021 convention from March to May in "MPF Postpones 2021 Dates and Plans Hybrid Event with In-Person Convention and Virtual Companion Event