U.S. Poultry Industry Provides 2 Million Jobs and $556 Billion in Economic Impact

November 2, 2022

The U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY), National Chicken Council, National Turkey Federation and United Egg Producers have released an updated economic impact study that highlights the positive impact the poultry industry has on jobs, …

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Washington D.C. updates 10.5.22

October 5, 2022

House and Senate pass stopgap funding measure, avoiding a government shutdown On Friday, September 30, President Biden signed a Continuing Resolution (CR), passed by both the House and Senate, avoiding a last-minute government shutdown. The …

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Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 signed into law

September 1, 2022

On August 16, President Biden signed the $740 billion Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 into law. The bill includes an additional $18 billion for existing Farm Bill conservation programs such as the Environmental Quality Incentives …

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APHIS to change indemnities

August 3, 2022

The USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) plans to propose changes to its rules for indemnities to producers affected by animal diseases such as avian influenza. The agency has submitted a work plan …

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Organic soybean meal penalized

November 4, 2021

The Commerce Department made a preliminary finding that organic soybean meal from India is dumped or sold at less than fair value. The discovery is in addition to an earlier finding that India subsidizes organic …

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