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Michigan Turkey Producers to upgrade, expand plant

Grower-owned turkey cooperative receives federal Meat and Poultry Processing Expansion Program grant to make projects possible

Grower-owned cooperative Michigan Turkey Producers is making upgrades and expanding its plant in Grand Rapids with assistance from a federal grant.

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Avian influenza strikes again in Missouri

The most recent case involved a commercial turkey operation in Webster County

For the second time in less than a week, highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) has been confirmed in a poultry flock in Webster County, Missouri.

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HPAI impact on Jennie-O in fall less severe than in spring

Chief financial officer said HPAI’s affect on company in the fall has been “about one-third of the magnitude of the spring event’

While Jennie-O Turkey Store’s operations are still being adversely affected by the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) outbreak, the outbreak’s impact has not been as severe during the fall as it was in the spring.

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More Pennsylvania turkeys lost to avian influenza

Two more flocks in Lehigh County are reported, while more information is shared about a previously reported case

Cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) continue to be confirmed in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, with the two most recent cases involving a commercial meat turkey flock and a commercial breeder tom flock.

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