Alberta Beef Plant Returning to Two Shifts Per Day After COVID-19 Outbreak

The JBS beef-processing plant in southern Alberta was planning to return to two shifts a day on Thursday for the first time in a month.

Celebrating National Beef Burger Day on May 28

While beef burgers are always a good idea, this year, the Beef. It’s What’s For Dinner. brand, funded by the Beef Checkoff, partnered with National Day Calendar to designate May 28 as National Beef Burger Day and create a special occasion for families across the country to come together and celebrate their love of real beef burgers.

Is There Really a Meat Shortage? Here’s What’s Going on With Chicken, Beef and Pork

May 21, 2020 Katie Conner, CNET

Does the meat selection in your local grocery store seem sparser and more expensive than usual? You’re not the only one to notice. Many stores across the country are reporting fewer shipments of beef, pork and chicken after more than a dozen large meat processing facilities have closed their doors in response to thousands of workers testing positive for the coronavirus.

Coleman Natural Foods Announces Next Class of Pups4Patriots

Coleman Natural Foods is honored to welcome the next class of veteran and service dog teams to the Pups4Patriots™ program that pairs veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress or traumatic brain injury with service dogs trained by American Humane.

Solid Stainless Steel Belts and Conveyor Systems Reduce Food Processing Contamination

May 21, 2020 Belt Technologies

With widespread coronavirus concerns, especially in meat processing plants, there is a stronger demand than ever for safer, more hygienic practices throughout the food industry. Belt Technologies, Inc., manufacturer of custom metal belt conveyor solutions and conveyor systems for more than five decades, provides a hygienic solution: solid stainless steel belts and conveyor systems.