Information on global poultry, pig and animal feed markets.

Poultry Processing & Slaughter

The conversion of live poultry into raw poultry products that are processed and further processed for human consumption.


Butterball names Jay Jandrain chief operating officer

Jandrain replaces Joe Nalley, who has retired from Butterball
Butterball has promoted Jay Jandrain to the position of chief operating officer, replacing Joe Nalley, who has retired after leading the turkey company’s operations for 10 years.
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Sanderson Farms: LGBT discrimination bill hurts Mississippi

Sanderson Farms contests proposed state law that protects people who deny jobs or services to someone because their sexual orientation or identification disagrees with one’s religious beliefs
Sanderson Farms believes a bill in Mississippi that would protect people who deny employment or business services to a person based on their sexual orientation or identification is bad for the state and should not become law.
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Costco poultry plant project offered incentives

City council in Fremont, Nebraska, approves $1.35 million in incentives to build the plant there
The city council in Fremont, Nebraska, approved a motion to offer $1.35 million in incentives for Costco Wholesale Corporation and Lincoln Premium Poultry to construct a poultry plant there.
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Jennie-O All-Natural Turkey Sausage introduced

New product only features ‘simple, clean ingredients’
Jennie-O Turkey Store has introduced its All-Natural Turkey Sausage, a product that offers home cooks a great-tasting lean alternative to traditional pork sausage with lower fat content and a simple, clean ingredients list.
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Industry Event

International Production and Processing Expo 2017

1/31/17 to 2/2/17
Atlanta, GA
United States
International Poultry Expo, International Feed Expo and InternationalMeat Expo integrated their trade shows in 2013, under the InternationalProduction & Processing Expo. 
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Industry Event

XX Congress of the World Veterinary Poultry Association

9/3/17 to 9/8/17
United Kingdom
XX Congress of the World Veterinary Poultry Association
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