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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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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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8 most-popular agribusiness companies of 2016

These eight meat and feed companies ranked in the top 100 most-searched-for terms on WATTAgNet.com during the past year. Here’s why.
These eight poultry, pig and feed companies ranked in the top 100 most-searched-for terms on WATTAgNet.com during the past year. Here's why.
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Cargill ad campaign highlights turkey growers

The turkey giant is looking to build credibility and consumer trust by letting its farmers speak for themselves.
With a wealth of information – and few barriers to entry for controversial voices – on the internet, production agriculture is under greater scrutiny than ever. Companies like Cargill are now challenged to make their operations more accessible and relatable to the average shopper or risk losing business.
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US turkey gains access to New Zealand

Veterinary agreement to allow raw and cooked turkey products from U.S. to be shipped to New Zealand
U.S. poultry companies will be allowed to ship raw and cooked turkey products to New Zealand under a new veterinary agreement between the countries.
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Top poultry blog posts of 2016

Find out which poultry blog posts were most popular on WattAgNet.com in 2016.
2016 has been a busy year in the poultry industry. Find out which poultry blog posts were most popular on WattAgNet.com in 2016.
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French poultry firm Duc acquired by Plukon

Under deal, Dutch company Plukon will own 97 percent of Duc shares
Dutch-based Plukon Food Group has reached agreement with French poultry firm, Duc S.A., to acquire new shares in Duc, as well as the shares held by Duc’s major shareholders.
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