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Mar 19th, 2021
Union Lobbies to Give Meatpacking Workers Vaccine Priority
In most states, meatpacking workers are still waiting for their turn to be vaccinated and are ranked behind several workforce categories.
Feb 15th, 2021
Tyson to Open Medical Clinics Near Some Meat Plants Early Next Year
Tyson said the plan was in the works before the pandemic.
Sep 3rd, 2020
US Meat Leaders Stumped by China's Import Ban
Chinese officials didn't hint about expanding the ban in a statement issued about suspending imports from a plant in Springdale, AR.
Jun 23rd, 2020
Meatpacking Rebounds While High Prices, Backlogs Persist
Meat plants' efforts to stop the virus spread will likely mean higher prices at grocery stores.
Jun 11th, 2020
US Meat Exports Surge Amid Challenge to Meet Demand
Figures for the last week of April show that pork exports jumped by 40 percent as shipments to China and Japan surged.
May 13th, 2020