Poultry News from North America

  Last Updated: Thursday 3rd of February 2011 02:10:00 AM +0800HKT

The economic director for the south-central Idaho town of Burley says Poultry Products International plans to build a $2.75 million chicken processing plant near Interstate 84.

  Last Updated: Tuesday 1st of February 2011 02:21:00 AM +0800HKT

Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N) said on Tuesday the winter storm bringing cold and snow to the U.S. Midwest had reduced pork and poultry production at some of its plants.

  Last Updated: Monday 31st of January 2011 02:11:00 AM +0800HKT

Petit Jean Poultry Inc. says 385 workers will be idled when it closes its chicken-deboning plant at Arkadelphia, effective April 1.

  Last Updated: Thursday 9th of December 2010 08:46:00 PM +0800HKT

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal will make an annoucement in Bastrop at noon today that a Mississippi-based poultry production company will locate in Bastrop, ultimately creating 300 jobs.

  Last Updated: Thursday 9th of December 2010 08:45:00 PM +0800HKT

State Sen. Tim Corder is proposing legislation that would move regulation of the poultry industry from the Department of Environmental Quality to the Agriculture Department.