Animal Ag News 11/29

Carrie Muehling

  • U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the investment of $32 million in grants awarded to 167 meat and poultry slaughter and processing facilities to support expanded capacity and efficiency through the Meat and Poultry Inspection Readiness Grant (MPIRG) program.
  • Barbara O’Brien, President and CEO of Dairy Management Inc. and the Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy, said agriculture has an “open door of opportunity” amid growing pressures and expectations to feed a growing population sustainably and responsibly during her opening comments at the Sustainable Agriculture Summit, Nov. 17-18.
  • WATT Global Media has announced agenda and speaker details for the 2022 Feed Strategy Conference, co-located with 2022 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) on January 25, in Atlanta, Ga. Registration is now open with early savings available for this premier animal feed conference.
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