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Northeast Oklahoma poultry farming condensed

Locals feared continuous expansion, but the number of farms seems to be condensing while bird numbers on those farms continue to inflate
While the total number of birds continues to grow in Eastern Oklahoma, the number of operations is declining. Still local residents are concerned with the massive size of operations.
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Michael Foods enters supply agreement with drug company

Michael Foods will exclusively supply egg protein to Aimmune Therapeutics as it develops investigational new drug to treat egg allergies
Michael Foods has reached an exclusive egg protein supply agreement with Aimmune Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company that is developing an investigational new drug (IND) for the treatment of egg allergies.
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Bill seeks delay of Michigan cage-free law effective date

Under new legislation approved by Michigan House and Senate, cage-free egg law would not take effect until 2025
The Michigan House of Representatives by a 79-29 vote has approved legislation that would postpone the effective date of a previously passed law that would require that all eggs produced in the state come from cage-free laying systems.
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Rose Acre Farms obtains Arizona air quality permit

Egg company meets all applicable state and federal requirements, agency states
A Class II Air Quality Permit for Rose Acre Farms has been approved The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) for Rose Acre’s Lone Cactus Egg Farm and Feed Terminal, in La Paz County, Arizona.
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