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Terrence OKeefe

Food Safety and Processing Perspective

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Poultry Around the World

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How COVID-19 has hurt China’s poultry industry

While the rest of the world battens down, the least affected areas of China are now functioning more normally, but it will take time for the poultry industry to recover.

The novel coronavirus, while not infecting chickens, has significantly harmed China’s broiler and egg industries.


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Latin America Poultry at a Glance

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The magic of a can of tuna in times of health crisis

Why is canned tuna quickly disappearing from the supermarket shelves with the COVID-19 quarantine and not so many other proteins?
In recent days, the site CentralAmericanData.com reported on optimism in the canned tuna sector following the COVID-19 pandemic, as a 50% increase in demand was forecast.
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Roy Graber

Agrifood Angle

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Wayne Farms chicken so popular it backs up traffic

Because of shortage of chicken at grocery stores amid COVID-19 pandemic, Wayne Farms holds a drive-through sale that attracted huge number of shoppers
If the Wayne Farms personnel ever questioned how much consumers in Albertville, Alabama, enjoy the company’s chicken products, there should be little doubt now.
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US poultry industry insights

Deven King

The Chicken and the Egg

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Poultry biosecurity plans prepared humans for COVID-19

As state lawmakers continue to put stay-at-home orders in place, people could learn to be safe by implementing some of the steps associated with poultry biosecurity.
A lot of companies are providing agriculture-related educational worksheets to kids that currently can't go to school, perhaps something on biosecurity could be next and create trust between producers and consumers?
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