News and analysis for the global poultry industry.
Austin Alonzo

Austin Alonzo

Austin Alonzo is editor of WATT PoultryUSA.



Innovating in recycling in Nashville, Arkansas

Tyson Foods Inc.’s Nashville, Arkansas, processing facility is finding new uses for plastic, cardboard, wood and other waste products.

Tyson Foods Inc.’s Nashville, Arkansas, sends nearly nothing to landfills thanks to a years-long effort to recycle as much waste as possible.

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Federal fines, indictments hit major processors

Pilgrims Pride Corp. was sentenced to pay a $107 million criminal fine in February 2021.

Pilgrim’s Pride Corp., Koch Foods Inc. and Claxton Poultry Farms are among major poultry companies that were allegedly involved in a scheme to limit competition in the broiler market.

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Rivers weighs in on Wayne Farms, Sanderson merger

The named leader of what is expected to become the third largest chicken company in the country shared his insights on the reasoning behind the deal and his vision for the future of the enterprise.

A new, combined Wayne Farms and Sanderson Farms will make a better company together than they were separately, according to the chosen leader of the new joint venture between Continental Grain Co and Cargill.

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