Meat News from North America

  Last Updated: Wednesday 9th of February 2011 01:26:00 AM +0800HKT

A Kitchener meat packing facility that sat empty for almost three years is now up and running, about two months ahead of schedule.


  Last Updated: Wednesday 9th of February 2011 01:25:00 AM +0800HKT

A legislative committee is considering a bill that would set up a state meat inspection agency, which would also pave the way for horse slaughter in Nebraska.


  Last Updated: Wednesday 9th of February 2011 01:25:00 AM +0800HKT

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service has announced a recall of 3,170 pounds of fresh ground beef patties and other bulk packages of ground beef products that are feared contaminated with E. coli.


  Last Updated: Monday 7th of February 2011 04:02:00 PM +0800HKT

A new meat production facility will strengthen the local economy in Quinte West, creating at least 106 new jobs and supporting Ontario farmers.


  Last Updated: Monday 7th of February 2011 02:02:00 AM +0800HKT

Declining inventories for cattle and an ongoing deficit in world grain production point the way to higher beef prices.