National Meat Association Elects 2010 Officers And Directors

February 16, 2010 National Meat Association

At the Annual Meeting of the National Meat Association’s 64th Annual Convention, the NMA Board of Directors elected the following officers to serve for the year beginning July 1, 2010.

Meat Eating Might Help Environment

February 15, 2010 Jason Ramsey, TopNews

A research conducted on the impact of meat substitutes states that consuming red meat could be more environmentally-friendly than switching over to vegetarianism.

Tyson, LULAC Donate Meat To Second Harvest

Tyson Foods and the League of United Latin American Citizens are donating 15
tons of meat and other protein-rich food to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central
Florida.

Canadian Pork Showcased At Vancouver Event

February 15, 2010 The Canadian Pork Council

Canadian Pork Council’s (CPC) president Jurgen Preugschas joined federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz as part of “Savour Canada” to showcase Canadian pork among other agriculture products to Canadian and international media at the 2010 Olympic and Paralympics Winter Games in Vancouver

CA Firm Expands Earlier Beef Recall An Additional 4.9m Lbs.

February 15, 2010 USDA FSIS

Huntington Meat Packing Inc., a Montebello, Calif., establishment, is expanding its recall of January 18 to include approximately 4.9 million additional pounds of beef and veal products that were not produced in accordance with the company’s food safety plan.