The book is intended to help arm farmers and ranchers and others in the animal agriculture industry with the information they need to have informed conversations about the complex subject of religion and eating meat.
A part-time temporary worker for the Foster Farms food processing plant in Corvallis, Oregon, fired a handgun in the ladies’ restroom after fleeing the scene of a car accident. No one was injured but the Foster Farms plant closed for the remainder of the day.
JBS USA, a branch of the Brazilian-owned meat processing company, has been granted nearly $78 million in pork contracts through the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Trade Mitigation Program.
Those of us in the agriculture industry associate the Fourth of July with the old saying that corn should be knee high and livestock producers are elated with the amount of meat consumers purchase for grilling, but this year is different.
Despite the labor shortage that much of the livestock industry is facing, Sanderson Farms has hired over 1,000 people recently as a result of the company’s new plant in Eastern Texas approximately 15 miles from Tyler, Texas in Winona, Lindale and Mineola.