Are America's Top Chicken Processors Acting as a Cartel?
Is there a shadowy, underground cartel of poultry processors colluding to screw over America’s hard-working chicken farmers?
Why It's a Huge Deal that a Major Chicken Producer Is Going to Stop Using Antibiotics
In an announcement this week by the company’s chairman, Jim Perdue, we learned two things: that the chicken purveyor is the first major poultry supplier to remove all antibiotics from its chicken supply, and that it’s going through a lot of baby wipes.
Major Chicken Processor Fined $264K Over Finger Amputation Incident
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced this week that it was going to fine Tyson $263,498. That’s because Tyson was found to have violated regulations that left its employees in danger.
American Egg Producers Agree to Stop Grinding Up Live Baby Chicks
Every year, more than 3 billion male chickens are killed around the world within hours of being born, disposed of as unnecessary byproducts of a system that prizes eggs and egg-laying hens exclusively.