News and analysis for the global poultry industry.


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Can electrostatic technology reduce microbial load?

The novel approach charges liquids to apply an even coating on surfaces.
The use of electrostatic technology to apply paracetic acid (PAA) on whole muscle cuts was effective as an antimicrobial intervention, according to research presented during the International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) Marketplace.
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Foreign material contamination about procedures, not people

Human errors can occur that cause contamination situations, but it is important to make sure workers are given clear communication on what their duties are, and have the skills needed to perform those duties
When a foreign material contamination situation occurs at a meat or poultry processing plant, it is often the result of a piece of equipment malfunctioning.
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IPPE New Product Showcase: January 26

New poultry and feed products introduced at the IPPE Marketplace 2021
Get a glimpse of the new products being introduced at IPPE Marketplace 2021 for the agrifood industry.
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The pillars of Brazil’s chicken export ability

During the Latin American Poultry Summit, ABPA's CEO explained the foundation of Brazil's chicken meat export capabilities that other Latin American nations could follow.
Brazil is the world's largest poultry exporter, with 4.2 million metric tons (mt) exported in 2020 to more than 150 destinations worldwide.
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