Avian flu shocking jump to dairy, the possible impacts on ag trade in the Key Bridge fallout, herd management in drought & more top stories from last week.
After months of declining consumer egg prices, buyers could be facing a sharp increase in costs as prices surge upwards once again.
High Path Avian Flu (or HPAI), along with the return of Avian Pneumo-Virus and Reovirus, has raised concerns among poultry experts as the industry continues it’s recovery from past outbreaks.
Several food distributors have opted to withdraw their lawsuits against major players like Perdue and Sanderson, which revolved around allegations of price fixing.
Vaccines have been discussed, but one national group worries they could be just as harmful as the virus.