News Release Archive

USPOULTRY keeps the industry current on issues and communicates the important role the industry plays in the U.S. economy. Our news release archive currently holds 62 items and covers a four month time span. It is automatically updated as news items are added.

Applications Now Being Accepted for the Poultry Industry Safety Recognition Award

  • April 18, 2024
  • USPOULTRY

The Joint Poultry Industry Safety Award Program is currently accepting applications from poultry industry facilities with outstanding safety programs. The award program is open to National Chicken Council (NCC), National Turkey Federation (NTF)...

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Researchers Evaluate Slow Versus Fast Growth Rate Regimen and Its Relation to Animal Welfare

  • April 15, 2024
  • FOUNDATION

USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation announce the completion of a funded research project by researchers at University of Georgia that evaluated slow versus fast growth rate regimen and its relation to animal welfare. The research was made...

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Applications Being Accepted for the USPOULTRY 2024 Clean Water Awards

  • April 11, 2024
  • USPOULTRY

U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) is accepting applications for the 2024 Clean Water Awards. The awards recognize outstanding performance of wastewater treatment plants that operate at poultry and egg processing facilities. Winners...

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USPOULTRY Accepting Research Pre-Proposals

  • April 10, 2024
  • FOUNDATION

USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation are accepting research pre-proposals from colleges, universities and research facilities through May 1 for the 2024 Fall Research Competition. Research proposals are accepted and evaluated for funding twice...

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USPOULTRY and Foundation Approve $363,000 in New Research Through the Board Research Initiative Program

  • April 8, 2024
  • FOUNDATION

USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation have approved approximately $363,000 in funding for three new research grants at two institutions through the Board Research Initiative Program. The topics and request for proposals were selected by the...

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USPOULTRY and Foundation Approve $414,000 in New Research Grants Through the Comprehensive Research Program

  • April 4, 2024
  • FOUNDATION

USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation have approved $414,000 for five new research grants at five institutions through the Comprehensive Research Program. The research funding was approved by the boards of directors of both organizations, based...

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Researchers Complete Risk Assessment Comparing Alternative Approaches to Regulating Salmonella in Poultry

  • March 21, 2024
  • FOUNDATION

USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation announce the completion of a funded research project at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in which researchers completed a risk assessment comparing alternative approaches to regulating...

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Biosecurity, Critical Systems and Regulations Explored at USPOULTRY’s 2024 Feed Mill Management Seminar

  • March 20, 2024
  • USPOULTRY

Feed industry professionals recently gathered in Nashville, Tenn., for USPOULTRY’s 2024 Feed Mill Management Seminar. Program elements covered a multitude of topics, from regulatory updates to biosecurity, maintenance...

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USDA FSIS Undersecretary Dr. Jose Emilio Esteban to Speak at the 2024 Poultry Processor Workshop

  • March 14, 2024
  • USPOULTRY

Advancement and change continue at a rapid pace in today’s poultry industry. As increasing automation and new management techniques occur, the poultry processing plant feels the impact perhaps more than any other operation in the company....

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USPOULTRY Seeking Nominations for the Dr. Charles Beard Research Excellence Award

  • March 11, 2024
  • FOUNDATION

USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation are accepting nominations for the Dr. Charles Beard Research Excellence Award through July 1. The goal of the award, which has been presented since 2013, is to recognize outstanding completed research...

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