USPOULTRY announces funding for Egg-Tech prize

February 6, 2020

On January 29, USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation announced $200,000 in sponsorship funding for two poultry research projects. The sponsorship is in partnership with the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) and will leverage …

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Joint Scientific Advisory – Animal Welfare Producer meeting

February 6, 2020

UEP’s independent Scientific Advisory Committee met with UEP’s Animal Welfare Producer Committee on January 29. This is the third year the two committees have met during IPPE to review new research and implement best practices …

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Bennett speaks on sustainability at UEP Board meeting

February 6, 2020

Ryan Bennett, executive director of the U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Poultry & Eggs (US-RSPE), and the affiliated International Poultry Welfare Alliance (IPWA) provided an overview of both organizations at the UEP board meeting on January …

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United Egg Producers updated statement on male chick culling

January 29, 2020

Atlanta, Georgia, January 29, 2020: The below statement can be attributed in its entirety to Chad Gregory, President and CEO, United Egg Producers: “As representatives of about 90 percent of egg production in the United …

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U.S. signs USMCA

January 23, 2020

President Trump signed USMCA following Thursday’s overwhelming approval in the Senate. The Senate voted 89-10 to pass the agreement. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY.), Kamala Harris (D-CA), Ed Markey (D-MA), Sheldon Whitehouse …

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