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NPPC Comments on Proposed USDA ‘Poultry Rule’Although it is taking no position on the new regulation, NPPC recently submitted comments on USDA’s proposed “Transparency in Poultry Grower Contracting and Tournaments” rule, which is related to enforcement and interpretation of the Packers and Stockyards Act (PSA). The PSA also deals with livestock transactions. The so-called “poultry…

MCDONALD’S BOARD REJECTS ANIMAL-RIGHTS ACTIVISTSLate last week, McDonald’s shareholders rejected Carl Icahn’s bid to get two animal-rights activists on the fast-food restaurant’s board. The billionaire investor wants to force the company to stop buying pork from hog farmers who use individual pens for sows. Several other food firms, including Wendy’s, Papa John’s, and Dine Brands…

Home / Trade / Taiwan Taiwan Should Remove All Barriers to U.S. Pork × NPPC’s Position NPPC supports Taiwan’s plans to lift non-tariff barriers to U.S. pork. NPPC will continue to defend the rights of U.S. hog farmers to use production processes and products that are safe. NPPC opposes government mandates that, with no scientific…

Home / Trade / Taiwan Taiwan Should Remove All Barriers to U.S. Pork × NPPC’s Position NPPC supports Taiwan’s plans to lift non-tariff barriers to U.S. pork. NPPC will continue to defend the rights of U.S. hog farmers to use production processes and products that are safe. NPPC opposes government mandates that, with no scientific…

Home / Trade / Taiwan Trade × The World Should be Your Market Producing the safest and the most wholesome and nutritious pork products found anywhere on the planet does not mean the U.S. pork industry automatically gets access to all the world’s markets. That takes hard work and often involves overcoming significant foreign tariff…