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Poultry Processing & Slaughter

‘Broiler Meat Signals’ book to be released at IPPE

Book, which contains practical information about every step in poultry meat processing, will be launched at 2019 IPPE
The new book, “Broiler Meat Signals – A Practical Guide to Improving Poultry Meat Quality” will be officially launched during a special event during the 2019 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) in Atlanta.
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Peco Foods names Lumpkin new Tuscaloosa plant manager

Clarence Lumpkin will succeed Tim Daniel, who is retiring
Peco Foods, the eighth largest poultry producer in the United States, has named Clarence Lumpkin as the new plant manager of its poultry plant in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, succeeding Tim Daniel, who will be retiring from the company in March.
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Depicting the poultry value chain in miniature

The Aviagen hatchery and delivery truck is featured in the Georgia Poultry Lab diorama.
A replica of an Aviagen hatchery and delivery truck are currently on display in a 9-by-36-foot poultry industry diorama at the Georgia Poultry Lab in Gainesville.
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Brazil moving to self-monitoring system for meat sector

Bolsonaro’s government seeks to approve a bill to establish self-monitoring systems for agricultural products and meat processors, says Agriculture Minister
The self-monitoring system would also be established in Brazilian companies affected by the Operation Weak Flesh scandal, which began in 2017.
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