Van Zetten Receives Iowa Poultry Association Award

October 3, 2019

Blair Van Zetten, the owner of Fremont Farms II, LLP and Oskaloosa Food Products Corp., received the Iowa Poultry Association (IPA) Hall of Fame award at the organization’s 49th Annual Fall Festival and Annual Meeting …

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Japanese Agricultural Delegation Visits UEP

September 5, 2019

On September 3, four representatives from Japan’s egg, poultry and livestock sectors met with Chad Gregory at the UEP headquarters to learn more about the opportunities and challenges facing the egg industry in the U.S. …

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UEP, Other Influencers Call for Vote on Brashear Nomination

August 15, 2019

UEP is among ten of the nation’s largest and most influential agricultural organizations that have written Senate leadership, calling for an immediate vote to confirm Mindy Brashears as USDA’s undersecretary for agriculture. The organizations say …

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UEP Founding Member of US-RSPE

August 15, 2019

The U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Poultry & Eggs (US-RSPE) was established in 2017 to advance, support and communicate continuous improvement in sustainability and animal welfare in the poultry and egg industry. UEP is proud to …

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UEP Brings Animal Health Concerns to House Ag Panel

July 25, 2019

The biggest challenges to animal agriculture “come from sources we can’t see,” namely the microorganisms that carry avian influenza, virulent Newcastle Disease (vND) and other animal health threats, a California egg producer told members of …

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