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Monday January 27th, 2020 8:41PM

AP Business - Poultry & Egg

7th person charged in teen forced labor case at egg farm
Federal prosecutors say a seventh person is in custody and charged with participating in a scheme to smuggle teens into the U.S. and force them to work at an Ohio egg farm
12:24PM ( 2 years ago )
Bird flu: Dutch farmers ordered to keep poultry indoors
The Dutch government has ordered the country's farmers to keep all poultry indoors after bird flu was discovered at a duck farm
8:53AM ( 2 years ago )
Kansas county pulls bid for Tyson plant amid opposition
A county in south-central Kansas has told the state that it won't offer any incentives to attract a Tyson Foods chicken processing plant
3:40PM ( 2 years ago )
13 states launch new legal challenge to California egg law
A dozen states are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to block a California law requiring any eggs sold there to come from hens that have space to stretch out in their cages
5:53PM ( 2 years ago )
12 states launch new legal challenge to California egg law
A dozen states are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to block a California law requiring any eggs sold there to come from hens that have space to stretch out in their cages
3:41PM ( 2 years ago )
Tyson Foods: New facility in Tennessee to create 1,500 jobs
Tyson Foods Inc. says it plans to build a new chicken production complex in Tennessee, a $300 million project that is expected to create more than 1,500 local jobs when the facility being operations in late 2019
1:27PM ( 2 years ago )
USDA petitioned to include poultry in humane slaughter law
Week before Thanksgiving, animal rights group asks U.S. Department of Agriculture to require more humane treatment for turkeys, chickens and ducks as they're sent to slaughter
2:45PM ( 2 years ago )
Kansas community fights becoming a 'chicken town' and wins
Residents used social media to organize protests to drive Tyson Foods away after it announced plans to build a chicken-processing plant in a northeastern Kansas bedroom community
6:06PM ( 2 years ago )
Koch Foods to build $0 million feed mill in eastern Alabama
One of the nation's largest poultry producers will build a $40.5 million feed mill in eastern Alabama
11:39AM ( 2 years ago )
Lawsuit: Oklahoma court-diversion program is exploitative
Three people have filed a class-action lawsuit against an Oklahoma-based addiction recovery program, saying it exploited them and other participants by forcing them to decide between going to prison or working for free at a poultry processing plant
12:14PM ( 2 years ago )