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Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

The coronavirus has closed a number of meat plants, forcing grocery stores to limit meat purchases. Read full article: Tyson reopens two major plants amid conc...→

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

Tyson reopens two major plants amid concerns over meat supply

The coronavirus has closed a number of meat plants, forcing grocery stores to limit meat purchases. Read full article: Tyson reopens two major plants amid conc...→

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

Zoe Kravitz shared her thoughts on the coronavirus pandemic and her concerns about returning to work on “The Batman.”  Read full article: 'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares con...→

Nationals' Sean Doolittle expresses concerns about safety amid MLB's reported plan to play in 2020

Nationals' Sean Doolittle expresses concerns about safety amid MLB's reported plan to play in 2020

MLB owners reportedly approved a plan to start the 2020 season amid the coronavirus pandemic that included an 82-game schedule and mostly regional matchups but [...] Read full article: Nationals' Sean Doolittle expresses conc...→

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Starting on Wednesday, the plant is scheduled to close temporarily to test employees for the new coronavirus after more than 60 cases were confirmed among staf [...] Read full article: Second Cargill plant in Canada to close ...→

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said that meatpacking plants would return to full capacity in a week to ten days. Read full article: Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Pack...→

Houston's Seniors Get Help Feeding Their Pets Amid COVID-19 Concerns

Houston's Seniors Get Help Feeding Their Pets Amid COVID-19 Concerns

In partnership with the Houston SPCA and Hill's Pet Nutrition, the Houston Food Bank has been delivering dog and cat food to vulnerable seniors involved in its [...] Read full article: Houston's Seniors Get Help Feeding Their...→

24 attorneys general urge Senate to reauthorize Violence Against Women Act amid rising concerns of domestic violence

24 attorneys general urge Senate to reauthorize Violence Against Women Act amid rising concerns of domestic violence

A coalition of state attorneys general is pushing for the Senate to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act as concern rises over domestic violence during t [...] Read full article: 24 attorneys general urge Senate to reau...→

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Red meat purhcases are being restricted at local and large grocers amid suppliers’ high prices and increased demand during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Meat sales restricted at some grocers as...→

Tyson: Virus Will Continue to Limit Meat Supply

Tyson: Virus Will Continue to Limit Meat Supply

Tyson Foods Inc expects to continue idling meat plants and slowing production because of the new coronavirus, the company said on Monday, signaling more disrup [...] Read full article: Tyson: Virus Will Continue to Limit Meat...→

Alleged cold case Livermore sex assault offender released from custody amid coronavirus concerns

A Livermore man accused of a 22-year-old sex assault cases in Livermore and Union City was released from jail due to coronavirus concerns. Read full article: Alleged cold case Livermore sex assault ...→

Virus Cases at Virginia Poultry Plants Raise Concerns

Virus Cases at Virginia Poultry Plants Raise Concerns

Coronavirus cases among workers at poultry plants on Virginia’s Eastern Shore have become an increasing concern for local health officials Read full article: Virus Cases at Virginia Poultry Plants R...→

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

Conditions for meat industry workers "have become much more dangerous during this pandemic," Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said in a statement Tuesday. Read full article: 20 attorneys general call on Trump admin...→

Anthony Scaramucci moves $290M to three major hedge funds amid rough 2020

Anthony Scaramucci moves $290M to three major hedge funds amid rough 2020

After a brutal start to 2020, hedge fund manager and ex-White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci is turning to the big boys for help. In a letter [...] Read full article: Anthony Scaramucci moves $290M to three ...→

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

The uncertainty surrounding the pandemic as well as the plethora of information available via the internet may also be adding to the worry, one of the doctors [...] Read full article: Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

As governors across the U.S. reopen their states, new analyses released Tuesday bring into question the nation’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and the e [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Pla...→

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

An Iowa Department of Public Health report released Tuesday showed more than 700 workers contracted the virus at a meat plant in Perry, Iowa. Read full article: 58 percent of workers at Tyson meat fact...→

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota's meat-processing plants, which have been closed after workers fell sick with COVID-19, are expected to go back online "in a matter of days," Gov. [...] Read full article: South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Star...→

ISIS strikes back in Iraq and Syria amid U.S.-Iran tensions, coronavirus concerns

ISIS strikes back in Iraq and Syria amid U.S.-Iran tensions, coronavirus concerns

ISIS has staged resurgent strikes in Iraq and Syria as the two war-torn nations now dealt with heightened tensions between the United States and Iran, as well [...] Read full article: ISIS strikes back in Iraq and Syria amid...→

What to Know: Major Concerns About This Year’s Wildfire Season

What to Know: Major Concerns About This Year’s Wildfire Season

Record high temperatures in some locations are fueling the start to this year’s fire season. More warm temperatures are expected this week, and late rains prom [...] Read full article: What to Know: Major Concerns About This ...→

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

With meat-processing workers falling victim to the coronavirus-resulting in shuttered plants and supply problems-Americans are starting to see poorly stocked a [...] Read full article: Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Foo...→

Coronavirus: Grocery Stores Limiting Meat Purchases Over Concerns Of A Shortage

Coronavirus: Grocery Stores Limiting Meat Purchases Over Concerns Of A Shortage

Safeway announced Wednesday that it would start limiting how many meat products customers could buy, not because they were experiencing a lack of supply, but b [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Grocery Stores Limiting Mea...→

Nationwide meat shortage will soon reach peak amid coronavirus crisis

Nationwide meat shortage will soon reach peak amid coronavirus crisis

Supplies of steaks, chicken breasts, pork chops and cold cuts are expected to further dwindle in the coming weeks, as the full force of coronavirus-driven plan [...] Read full article: Nationwide meat shortage will soon reach...→

Trump order keeping meat packing plants open worries unions

Trump order keeping meat packing plants open worries unions

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump took executive action to order meat processing plants to stay open amid concerns over growing coronavirus cases and th [...] Read full article: Trump order keeping meat packing plants ...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Dr. Anthony Fauci and other public health officials will testify this week before a key Senate committee via videoconference due to the threats posed by the no [...] Read full article: Fauci, other health officials to testify...→

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - With the supply of meat in the U.S. shrinking because of COVID-19 related factory shutdowns, some restaurants and stores are... Read full article: Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell...→

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

Burger lovers have a burning question for Wendy’s amid nationwide meat shortages: “Where’s the beef?” Hamburgers have disappeared from some of the fast-food ch [...] Read full article: ‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out...→

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

A surge of coronavirus cases in the Texas Panhandle, a crucial region for the nation’s beef supply, has federal officials sending help to Amarillo to try to co [...] Read full article: Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Ne...→

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

The company also said it will continue producing less meat than usual, as workers refrain from coming to work during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Mea...→

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said he expects meatpacking plants to reopen in “days not weeks” under President Donald Trump’s executive order invoking the [...] Read full article: USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to R...→

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants:

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants: "We need to make sure it can open safely"

Sioux Falls is home to a large Smithfield Foods pork processing plant where more than 800 employees have been infected by the coronavirus. Read full article: Republican mayor in South Dakota questio...→

Former agriculture secretary Vilsack addresses concerns over meat shortage at grocery stores

Former agriculture secretary Vilsack addresses concerns over meat shortage at grocery stores

Former U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said on “America’s Newsroom” on Wednesday that during the coronavirus outbreak employees at meat processing plant [...] Read full article: Former agriculture secretary Vilsack add...→

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

Zoe Kravitz shared her thoughts on the coronavirus pandemic and her concerns about returning to work on “The Batman.”  Read full article: 'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares con...→

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

Conditions for meat industry workers "have become much more dangerous during this pandemic," Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said in a statement Tuesday. Read full article: 20 attorneys general call on Trump admin...→

Nationals' Sean Doolittle expresses concerns about safety amid MLB's reported plan to play in 2020

Nationals' Sean Doolittle expresses concerns about safety amid MLB's reported plan to play in 2020

MLB owners reportedly approved a plan to start the 2020 season amid the coronavirus pandemic that included an 82-game schedule and mostly regional matchups but [...] Read full article: Nationals' Sean Doolittle expresses conc...→

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Dr. Anthony Fauci and other public health officials will testify this week before a key Senate committee via videoconference due to the threats posed by the no [...] Read full article: Fauci, other health officials to testify...→

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

The uncertainty surrounding the pandemic as well as the plethora of information available via the internet may also be adding to the worry, one of the doctors [...] Read full article: Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus...→

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said that meatpacking plants would return to full capacity in a week to ten days. Read full article: Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Pack...→

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

As governors across the U.S. reopen their states, new analyses released Tuesday bring into question the nation’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and the e [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Pla...→

24 attorneys general urge Senate to reauthorize Violence Against Women Act amid rising concerns of domestic violence

24 attorneys general urge Senate to reauthorize Violence Against Women Act amid rising concerns of domestic violence

A coalition of state attorneys general is pushing for the Senate to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act as concern rises over domestic violence during t [...] Read full article: 24 attorneys general urge Senate to reau...→

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

Burger lovers have a burning question for Wendy’s amid nationwide meat shortages: “Where’s the beef?” Hamburgers have disappeared from some of the fast-food ch [...] Read full article: ‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out...→

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota's meat-processing plants, which have been closed after workers fell sick with COVID-19, are expected to go back online "in a matter of days," Gov. [...] Read full article: South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Star...→

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Red meat purhcases are being restricted at local and large grocers amid suppliers’ high prices and increased demand during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Meat sales restricted at some grocers as...→

What to Know: Major Concerns About This Year’s Wildfire Season

What to Know: Major Concerns About This Year’s Wildfire Season

Record high temperatures in some locations are fueling the start to this year’s fire season. More warm temperatures are expected this week, and late rains prom [...] Read full article: What to Know: Major Concerns About This ...→

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said he expects meatpacking plants to reopen in “days not weeks” under President Donald Trump’s executive order invoking the [...] Read full article: USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to R...→

Coronavirus: Grocery Stores Limiting Meat Purchases Over Concerns Of A Shortage

Coronavirus: Grocery Stores Limiting Meat Purchases Over Concerns Of A Shortage

Safeway announced Wednesday that it would start limiting how many meat products customers could buy, not because they were experiencing a lack of supply, but b [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Grocery Stores Limiting Mea...→

Alleged cold case Livermore sex assault offender released from custody amid coronavirus concerns

A Livermore man accused of a 22-year-old sex assault cases in Livermore and Union City was released from jail due to coronavirus concerns. Read full article: Alleged cold case Livermore sex assault ...→

Former agriculture secretary Vilsack addresses concerns over meat shortage at grocery stores

Former agriculture secretary Vilsack addresses concerns over meat shortage at grocery stores

Former U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said on “America’s Newsroom” on Wednesday that during the coronavirus outbreak employees at meat processing plant [...] Read full article: Former agriculture secretary Vilsack add...→

Trump order keeping meat packing plants open worries unions

Trump order keeping meat packing plants open worries unions

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump took executive action to order meat processing plants to stay open amid concerns over growing coronavirus cases and th [...] Read full article: Trump order keeping meat packing plants ...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

Anthony Scaramucci moves $290M to three major hedge funds amid rough 2020

Anthony Scaramucci moves $290M to three major hedge funds amid rough 2020

After a brutal start to 2020, hedge fund manager and ex-White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci is turning to the big boys for help. In a letter [...] Read full article: Anthony Scaramucci moves $290M to three ...→

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Starting on Wednesday, the plant is scheduled to close temporarily to test employees for the new coronavirus after more than 60 cases were confirmed among staf [...] Read full article: Second Cargill plant in Canada to close ...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

Houston's Seniors Get Help Feeding Their Pets Amid COVID-19 Concerns

Houston's Seniors Get Help Feeding Their Pets Amid COVID-19 Concerns

In partnership with the Houston SPCA and Hill's Pet Nutrition, the Houston Food Bank has been delivering dog and cat food to vulnerable seniors involved in its [...] Read full article: Houston's Seniors Get Help Feeding Their...→

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - With the supply of meat in the U.S. shrinking because of COVID-19 related factory shutdowns, some restaurants and stores are... Read full article: Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell...→

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

An Iowa Department of Public Health report released Tuesday showed more than 700 workers contracted the virus at a meat plant in Perry, Iowa. Read full article: 58 percent of workers at Tyson meat fact...→

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

A surge of coronavirus cases in the Texas Panhandle, a crucial region for the nation’s beef supply, has federal officials sending help to Amarillo to try to co [...] Read full article: Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Ne...→

ISIS strikes back in Iraq and Syria amid U.S.-Iran tensions, coronavirus concerns

ISIS strikes back in Iraq and Syria amid U.S.-Iran tensions, coronavirus concerns

ISIS has staged resurgent strikes in Iraq and Syria as the two war-torn nations now dealt with heightened tensions between the United States and Iran, as well [...] Read full article: ISIS strikes back in Iraq and Syria amid...→

Tyson: Virus Will Continue to Limit Meat Supply

Tyson: Virus Will Continue to Limit Meat Supply

Tyson Foods Inc expects to continue idling meat plants and slowing production because of the new coronavirus, the company said on Monday, signaling more disrup [...] Read full article: Tyson: Virus Will Continue to Limit Meat...→

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

The company also said it will continue producing less meat than usual, as workers refrain from coming to work during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Mea...→

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

With meat-processing workers falling victim to the coronavirus-resulting in shuttered plants and supply problems-Americans are starting to see poorly stocked a [...] Read full article: Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Foo...→

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants:

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants: "We need to make sure it can open safely"

Sioux Falls is home to a large Smithfield Foods pork processing plant where more than 800 employees have been infected by the coronavirus. Read full article: Republican mayor in South Dakota questio...→

Nationwide meat shortage will soon reach peak amid coronavirus crisis

Nationwide meat shortage will soon reach peak amid coronavirus crisis

Supplies of steaks, chicken breasts, pork chops and cold cuts are expected to further dwindle in the coming weeks, as the full force of coronavirus-driven plan [...] Read full article: Nationwide meat shortage will soon reach...→

Virus Cases at Virginia Poultry Plants Raise Concerns

Virus Cases at Virginia Poultry Plants Raise Concerns

Coronavirus cases among workers at poultry plants on Virginia’s Eastern Shore have become an increasing concern for local health officials Read full article: Virus Cases at Virginia Poultry Plants R...→

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares concerns about returning to work amid the coronavirus pandemic

Zoe Kravitz shared her thoughts on the coronavirus pandemic and her concerns about returning to work on “The Batman.”  Read full article: 'The Batman' star Zoe Kravitz shares con...→

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

20 attorneys general call on Trump administration to improve worker protections at meat processing plants

Conditions for meat industry workers "have become much more dangerous during this pandemic," Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said in a statement Tuesday. Read full article: 20 attorneys general call on Trump admin...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

Nationals' Sean Doolittle expresses concerns about safety amid MLB's reported plan to play in 2020

Nationals' Sean Doolittle expresses concerns about safety amid MLB's reported plan to play in 2020

MLB owners reportedly approved a plan to start the 2020 season amid the coronavirus pandemic that included an 82-game schedule and mostly regional matchups but [...] Read full article: Nationals' Sean Doolittle expresses conc...→

Anthony Scaramucci moves $290M to three major hedge funds amid rough 2020

Anthony Scaramucci moves $290M to three major hedge funds amid rough 2020

After a brutal start to 2020, hedge fund manager and ex-White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci is turning to the big boys for help. In a letter [...] Read full article: Anthony Scaramucci moves $290M to three ...→

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Dr. Anthony Fauci and other public health officials will testify this week before a key Senate committee via videoconference due to the threats posed by the no [...] Read full article: Fauci, other health officials to testify...→

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Starting on Wednesday, the plant is scheduled to close temporarily to test employees for the new coronavirus after more than 60 cases were confirmed among staf [...] Read full article: Second Cargill plant in Canada to close ...→

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus? National survey highlights top concerns

The uncertainty surrounding the pandemic as well as the plethora of information available via the internet may also be adding to the worry, one of the doctors [...] Read full article: Bringing home a newborn amid coronavirus...→

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Packing Plants Back to 100% Capacity in 7-10 Days

United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said that meatpacking plants would return to full capacity in a week to ten days. Read full article: Agriculture Sec. Sonny Perdue: Meat Pack...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

Houston's Seniors Get Help Feeding Their Pets Amid COVID-19 Concerns

Houston's Seniors Get Help Feeding Their Pets Amid COVID-19 Concerns

In partnership with the Houston SPCA and Hill's Pet Nutrition, the Houston Food Bank has been delivering dog and cat food to vulnerable seniors involved in its [...] Read full article: Houston's Seniors Get Help Feeding Their...→

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Plant; Mich. Sees Record Turnout With Mail-in Voting

As governors across the U.S. reopen their states, new analyses released Tuesday bring into question the nation’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and the e [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Tyson Reopens Iowa Pla...→

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell to the public amid meat shortage

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - With the supply of meat in the U.S. shrinking because of COVID-19 related factory shutdowns, some restaurants and stores are... Read full article: Fort Lauderdale meat distributor to sell...→

24 attorneys general urge Senate to reauthorize Violence Against Women Act amid rising concerns of domestic violence

24 attorneys general urge Senate to reauthorize Violence Against Women Act amid rising concerns of domestic violence

A coalition of state attorneys general is pushing for the Senate to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act as concern rises over domestic violence during t [...] Read full article: 24 attorneys general urge Senate to reau...→

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

58 percent of workers at Tyson meat factory in Iowa test positive for coronavirus

An Iowa Department of Public Health report released Tuesday showed more than 700 workers contracted the virus at a meat plant in Perry, Iowa. Read full article: 58 percent of workers at Tyson meat fact...→

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out of burgers amid meat shortage

Burger lovers have a burning question for Wendy’s amid nationwide meat shortages: “Where’s the beef?” Hamburgers have disappeared from some of the fast-food ch [...] Read full article: ‘Where’s the beef?’: Wendy’s running out...→

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Starting to Resume Operations

South Dakota's meat-processing plants, which have been closed after workers fell sick with COVID-19, are expected to go back online "in a matter of days," Gov. [...] Read full article: South Dakota Gov. Noem: Meat Plants Star...→

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Near Texas Meat Plants

A surge of coronavirus cases in the Texas Panhandle, a crucial region for the nation’s beef supply, has federal officials sending help to Amarillo to try to co [...] Read full article: Mayor Says Help Coming as Cases Climb Ne...→

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Meat sales restricted at some grocers as supply chain increasingly volatile amid pandemic

Red meat purhcases are being restricted at local and large grocers amid suppliers’ high prices and increased demand during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Meat sales restricted at some grocers as...→

ISIS strikes back in Iraq and Syria amid U.S.-Iran tensions, coronavirus concerns

ISIS strikes back in Iraq and Syria amid U.S.-Iran tensions, coronavirus concerns

ISIS has staged resurgent strikes in Iraq and Syria as the two war-torn nations now dealt with heightened tensions between the United States and Iran, as well [...] Read full article: ISIS strikes back in Iraq and Syria amid...→

Tyson: Virus Will Continue to Limit Meat Supply

Tyson: Virus Will Continue to Limit Meat Supply

Tyson Foods Inc expects to continue idling meat plants and slowing production because of the new coronavirus, the company said on Monday, signaling more disrup [...] Read full article: Tyson: Virus Will Continue to Limit Meat...→

What to Know: Major Concerns About This Year’s Wildfire Season

What to Know: Major Concerns About This Year’s Wildfire Season

Record high temperatures in some locations are fueling the start to this year’s fire season. More warm temperatures are expected this week, and late rains prom [...] Read full article: What to Know: Major Concerns About This ...→

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

The company also said it will continue producing less meat than usual, as workers refrain from coming to work during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Mea...→

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Food Supply Worries

With meat-processing workers falling victim to the coronavirus-resulting in shuttered plants and supply problems-Americans are starting to see poorly stocked a [...] Read full article: Fake-Meat Startups Rake in Cash Amid Foo...→

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to Reopen in 'Days Not Weeks'

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said he expects meatpacking plants to reopen in “days not weeks” under President Donald Trump’s executive order invoking the [...] Read full article: USDA Boss Sonny Perdue: Meat Plants to R...→

Coronavirus: Grocery Stores Limiting Meat Purchases Over Concerns Of A Shortage

Coronavirus: Grocery Stores Limiting Meat Purchases Over Concerns Of A Shortage

Safeway announced Wednesday that it would start limiting how many meat products customers could buy, not because they were experiencing a lack of supply, but b [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Grocery Stores Limiting Mea...→

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants:

Republican mayor in South Dakota questions Trump order opening meat plants: "We need to make sure it can open safely"

Sioux Falls is home to a large Smithfield Foods pork processing plant where more than 800 employees have been infected by the coronavirus. Read full article: Republican mayor in South Dakota questio...→

Alleged cold case Livermore sex assault offender released from custody amid coronavirus concerns

A Livermore man accused of a 22-year-old sex assault cases in Livermore and Union City was released from jail due to coronavirus concerns. Read full article: Alleged cold case Livermore sex assault ...→

Nationwide meat shortage will soon reach peak amid coronavirus crisis

Nationwide meat shortage will soon reach peak amid coronavirus crisis

Supplies of steaks, chicken breasts, pork chops and cold cuts are expected to further dwindle in the coming weeks, as the full force of coronavirus-driven plan [...] Read full article: Nationwide meat shortage will soon reach...→

Former agriculture secretary Vilsack addresses concerns over meat shortage at grocery stores

Former agriculture secretary Vilsack addresses concerns over meat shortage at grocery stores

Former U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said on “America’s Newsroom” on Wednesday that during the coronavirus outbreak employees at meat processing plant [...] Read full article: Former agriculture secretary Vilsack add...→

Virus Cases at Virginia Poultry Plants Raise Concerns

Virus Cases at Virginia Poultry Plants Raise Concerns

Coronavirus cases among workers at poultry plants on Virginia’s Eastern Shore have become an increasing concern for local health officials Read full article: Virus Cases at Virginia Poultry Plants R...→

Trump order keeping meat packing plants open worries unions

Trump order keeping meat packing plants open worries unions

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump took executive action to order meat processing plants to stay open amid concerns over growing coronavirus cases and th [...] Read full article: Trump order keeping meat packing plants ...→