Poultry Industry News

FFA Members Inducted Into the Arkansas Purple Circle Club

Two Mountain Home FFA Members were inducted into the 2022 Arkansas Purple Circle Club in Little Rock, an awards program recognizing junior livestock exhibitors who earned championship at the Arkansas State Fair. 

ARMI Contractors Named Finalist for Arkansas Business of the Year

ARMI Contractors, the Northwest Arkansas based contractor, is excited to announce they have been chosen as a finalist for the “Arkansas Business of the Year Awards”.

Governor Hutchinson Declares November 20-26 as Arkansas Turkey Week

Today, Governor Hutchinson joined the Arkansas Department of Agriculture, industry partners, and agriculture leaders in declaring November 20-26 as Arkansas Turkey Week. The Arkansas Turkey Week proclamation highlights the state’s turkey industry and its value to Arkansas’s economy and agriculture industry. The full proclamation can be found at bit.ly/TurkeyWeek22.

Cargill names Sikes as Next President, CEO

Cargill today announced Brian Sikes has been elected President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective Jan. 1, 2023. With this transition, Dave MacLennan will assume the role of Executive Chair of Cargill’s Board of Directors.

Maintain Poultry House Equipment for Optimal Bird Health This Winter

Proper ventilation is key to poultry health and productivity. Randy Stidham, Cumberland district manager, offers equipment maintenance recommendations to help provide an ideal environment for poultry houses during cold weather.

TPF President & Members Recognized as Arkansas' Most Influential Leaders of 2022

The Poultry Federation is proud to have President, Marvin Childers, along with five key influential leaders from its members be listed among Arkansas' 250 Most Influential Leaders. 

The Poultry Federation Urges Arkansans to Vote Against Issue 4

November 4, 2022 – Little Rock, AR – The Poultry Federation of Arkansas is taking a formal stance against Issue 4 of the General Election scheduled to take place on November 8, 2022.

Thanksgiving Turkey is on the Menu

Time to start planning your Thanksgiving meal with help from the National Turkey Federation

Merck Animal Health Reintroduces CORVAC-3® Vaccine

Vaccine provides broad spectrum protection against the strains associated with coryza outbreaks in the U.S.

Simmons Foods Shares How to Build Customer Trust

As customers have an increased concern about animal welfare, it’s very important that they can trust the people who provide them with poultry products.


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