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Meyer CEO Maoxian Hopes for Tougher China Food Safety Rules

March 28, 2017

Forbes recently profiled diversified equipment manufacturer Hefei Meyer Optoelectric Technology and CEO Lin Maoaxian, who founded the company in 2000. Maoaxian is hopeful that China will enact tougher food safety laws, thereby spurring demand for Meyer's food screening equipment. Read More

Wisconsin Farmer Wins National Conservation Award

Wisconsin Farmer Wins National Conservation Award

March 21, 2017

The American Soybean Association (ASA) presented Andy Bensend, from Dallas, Wis., with the 2017 National Conservation Legacy Award during the annual ASA Awards Banquet on Friday, March 3, at Commodity Classic in San Antonio. Read More

Randy Day Becomes Perdue Foods President

Randy Day Becomes Perdue Foods President

March 10, 2017

With 35 years of experience at Perdue Farms, Randy Day has been named as the company’s new president. Day has more than two decades on the Perdue Foods side of the business, and full understanding of diverse and growing foods business and the strategy for growth, said Chairman Jim Perdue Read More

AEB Advisor Froning Dies

AEB Advisor Froning Dies

February 3, 2017

Dr. Glenn Froning, 86, passed away last month. After retiring from university life, Froning served for many years as the American Egg Board’s (AEB) food science and technology advisor. Read More

PMA Seats New Board of Directors

PMA Seats New Board of Directors

October 14, 2016

The 2016-2017 Produce Marketing Association (PMA) Board of Directors took office on Oct. 13, during PMA’s 2016 Fresh Summit Convention & Expo in Orlando, Fla. Read More