China is ordering the closure of live poultry markets in its south-central regions as it grapples with the worst outbreak of bird flu in years that has killed at least 87 people.
Several Chinese cities have shut down their poultry markets in the wake of a bird flu outbreak that has killed at least two dozen people this year across China.
Former chicken farmers in five states have filed a federal lawsuit accusing a handful of giant poultry processing companies that dominate the industry of treating farmers who raise the chickens like indentured servants and colluding to fix prices paid to them.
Tyson reveals SEC subpoena, likely tied to pricing lawsuits
Shares of chicken producers fall after disclosure of subpoena. Tyson also raised fiscal 2017 earnings target on beef and pork.
The chicken industry in South Africa is protesting alleged dumping by the European Union.
Rural America was instrumental to his election, but some worry he’ll shelve rules meant to help them in favor of big business.
A Pennsylvania fire that killed 7,000 turkeys has been deemed an accident.
A Nebraska chicken processing plant is under scruitiny for possible water contamination risks down river in Iowa.
Ukraine’s largest poultry producer says 2016 prices rose 10%.