Poultry

Dreamstime
October 25, 2017 - 2:43 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The nation's third-largest turkey producer is trying to tap into the burgeoning farm-to-table movement. This Thanksgiving season, Cargill's Honeysuckle White branded turkeys in Texas grocery stores will have a tag with a code that buyers can either text or enter on a website...
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Dreamstime
October 23, 2017 - 1:49 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas agriculture community has been divided over a decision by the Trump administration to block new livestock rules from taking effect. The Lawrence Journal-World reports a division of the U.S. Department of Agriculture had proposed the rules that were scheduled to go...
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Dreamstime
September 16, 2017 - 7:03 pm
TONGANOXIE, Kan. (AP) - A proposal to build a massive poultry processing complex near Tonganoxie has spawned a groundswell of local opposition. The $320 million plant planned by Tyson Foods Inc. would bring 1,600 jobs to a town of about 5,000 in northeastern Kansas. Residents fear it could also...
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Dreamstime
September 13, 2017 - 10:50 am
TONGANOXIE, Kan. (AP) — Three state lawmakers who represent parts of Leavenworth County have scheduled a public forum to discuss a proposal from Tyson Foods Inc. to build a massive poultry processing complex near Tonganoxie. The forum comes amid opposition to the plant from Tonganoxie residents...
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