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Roy Graber

Roy Graber

Roy Graber is a senior reporter at WATT Global Media. Contact Graber via email at


How ISE America adheres to NPIP biosecurity principles

ISA America biosecurity coordinator outlines how it follows 14 biosecurity principles to prepare for an National Poultry Improvement Plan audit
Poultry and egg producers participating in the National Poultry Improvement Plan (NPIP) must follow 14 basic biosecurity principles.
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Baiada takes action in response to PETA video

Australian company investigating animal abuse at processing plant and retraining workers on proper ways to euthanize birds
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has circulated a video showing mistreatment of chickens at Baiada Poultry facilities.
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Hormel sees early positive signs on plant-based products

Reception to Happy Little Plants brand has been positive, but Hormel CEO acknowledges company is still ‘learning about that space’
It has been less than three months since Hormel Foods introduced its Happy Little Plants line of plant-based protein products, but the initial response has been positive, Hormel Foods Chairman, President and CEO Jim Snee said.
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