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Usda Poultry Inspections

USDA: Don't Let Chicken Packing Plants Operate Their Conveyor Belts Twice As Fast

Laura Merriman | Posted 07.29.2012 | Home
Laura Merriman

The safety of our nation's workers is as important as the quality of meat we produce. We cannot sanction lost fingers, broken arms and severe musculoskeletal injuries for $90 million.

Dave Jamieson

Workers Fear Plan To Speed Up Chicken Processing Lines

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 04.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When he was working on a poultry processing line in northern Alabama last year, Jorge Polanco-Mercado watched new workers come and go al...

USDA Proposes Cuts To Poultry Inspection

AP | By MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 01.20.2012 | Home

WASHINGTON -- The Agriculture Department is proposing to reduce the number of government inspectors at poultry slaughter plants. Agriculture Secretar...