Tyson Adopting Video, Welfare Checks In Poultry OperationsTyson Foods has installed video cameras in key areas of its poultry operations and will test new ways to slaughter birds — not in response to previous "gotcha" moments but under a corporate philosophy that notes its role as a steward for millions of chickens, the company said.
Barn Yarn: Retirees Knitting Sweaters For Chilly ChickensSweaters for chickens? It sounds like a joke, but a plucky group of retirees have hatched a plan to keep poultry warm during the New England winter.
Texas Tech Food Industry Center To Monitor Retail MeatThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has selected a Texas Tech University center to monitor retail meat.
North Texas Company Recalls Chicken Fried Rice ProductsA Garland company is recalling thousands of pounds of frozen chicken fried rice products because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
U.S. Customs Roasts Man For Smuggling Raw Chickens At DFW AirportU.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialists working at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport fined a traveler for attempting to smuggle five uncooked chickens and three packages of pork meat this week.
Plano Residents Call Foul On Livestock BanPlano Animal Services has expressed concern that chickens and their feed can attract wildlife and rodents into neighborhoods.
Company Recalls Meat, Poultry Pie ProductsThousands of pounds of frozen meat and poultry pie products, sold in Texas and five other states, are being recalled.