Shenandoah Valley Organic Announces Second-Year Sponsorship of Farm Aid

Farm Aid’s mission is shared by Shenandoah Valley Organic (SVO), a second-year sponsor and supplier of organic chicken forHOMEGROWN Concessions® at the Farm Aid festival.

Tony Roma’s Strengthens Retail Presence with New Licensing Agreement for Saucy Meat Snacks

August 15, 2019 Romacorp, Inc.

Romacorp, Inc., parent company of Tony Roma’s®, announces today a new licensing agreement with Golden Nest, Inc. that will continue expanding its U.S. and international retail presence. This agreement, brokered by Broad Street Licensing Group, is for shelf-stable, jerky-style meat snacks cooked in the same signature sauces behind Tony Roma’s world-famous ribs and BBQ meats.

BASF Becomes Founding Member of the US Roundtable for Sustainable Poultry & Eggs

The US-RSPE and the IPWA are initiating an effort to establish a living strategy on sustainability and animal welfare that will be anchored in science and a continuous improvement philosophy. BASF will contribute its leadership with the US-RSPE to help establish the first sustainability strategy and metrics for the US poultry and egg industry.

National Chicken Council Reaches Out to President Trump Regarding Recent ICE Actions in Mississippi

August 14, 2019 National Chicken Council

As a result of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers arresting approximately 680 people in sweeping raids at seven sites in six different cities in Mississippi on Wednesday, August 7, the National Chicken Council sent the following letter on August 8 to President Trump.

Is Grass-Fed Beef Really Better For The Planet? Here’s the Science

August 14, 2019 NANCY MATSUMOTO, NPR

Many researchers are now calling for the world to cut back on its meat consumption. But some advocates say there is a way to eat meat that’s better for the planet and better for the animals: grass-fed beef.