The USA Poultry & Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) is again increasing its presence at the Gulfood show in Dubai, this time with a two level, 572-square-meter pavilion, and sponsoring two culinary competition classes at Salon Culinaire.
“Taste of the U.S.A.,” a culinary experience at Gulfood featuring U.S. cheese, meat, poultry and egg products, is increasing its footprint at the show with a larger booth, demonstration kitchen, and presenting prominent culinary personalities in the Dubai restaurant scene and one “Cheese Dude.”
Steve Monroe, manager of export sales at Sanderson Farms in Laurel, Miss., has been elected chairman of the board of the USA Poultry & Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) for 2016-17.
U.S. chicken is on grocery shelves in South Africa for the first time in nearly 17 years.
The USA Poultry & Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) will have another large presence at Gulfood in Dubai this year, with a two-level, 450-square-meter pavilion.
The USA Poultry & Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) has teamed up with the U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) and U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) to showcase U.S. cheese, meat, poultry and egg products in “Taste of the U.S.A.” at Gulfood in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
In a historic government-industry collaboration, the United States, Canada and Mexico and their respective poultry and egg industries jointly announced that they have entered into an arrangement to enhance collaboration on avian influenza and to work toward harmonizing procedures for responding to possible future detections of the virus.
The U.S. chicken industry applauds an announcement today by Office of the U.S. Trade Representative that the United States and South Africa have reached a definitive agreement to allow U.S. chicken producers to resume exports of U.S. chicken parts to South Africa.
Although no detections of highly pathogenic avian influenza have been recorded in the U.S. for more than seven weeks, the toll the virus has taken on the U.S. poultry and egg industry this year is staggering.
Jim Wayt, managing director of Intervision Foods in Atlanta, has been elected chairman of the board of the USA Poultry & Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) for 2015-16.
An agreement has been reached in the dispute between the U.S. and South African poultry industries, which paves the way for the reopening of the South African market to U.S. chicken imports.