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Law firms threaten Mountaire with federal lawsuit over water pollution allegations

Environmental toxic tort lawyers at Jacobs & Crumplar and other firms have sent a warning to Mountaire Farms poultry processing plant  that calls for the processor to stop polluting or face a federal lawsuit....
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Allen Harim to appeal DNREC wastewater penalties totaling nearly $250,000

Allen Harim’s Harbeson plant faces nearly $250,000 in penalties for wastewater violations. The Secretary’s  Order from The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control calls for a $242,000 penalty and another $7,888 in estimated...
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Poultry industry praises emissions exemption in budget bill

The  omnibus spending bill passed by Congress and signed by President Trump restored an exemption for farmers from regulations under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act, or CERCLA. The change followed testimony on...
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Corteva ag software business expands ties with satellite image company

Corteva  and its software business  Granular, announced  an agreement with Planet – an integrated aerospace and data analytics company. Corteva is the newly named agriculture operation of DowDuPont. The company will be headquartered in Delaware...
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SBA to take another look at poultry loan practices

The  U.S. Small Business Administration will be taking a closer look at loan policies for poultry operations. A report from the SBA Inspector General reviewed a small sampling of loans and confirmed that they were...
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Poultry is a $3.4 billion industry on Delmarva

The broiler business processed 4.2 billion pounds of Delmarva-raised chickens in 2017 at a  wholesale value of $3.4 billion, according to new data released by Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. (DPI). The Delmarva chicken community raised 605...
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DuPont name to live on with ag business to become Corteva

DowDuPont announced brand names for  each of three divisions that will be spun off. While some product names will change at separation, many products within each intended company will continue be sold under their current,...
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Millsboro poultry farm wins national honor

A Millsboro poultry farm was one of six nationwide to be recognized for environmental excellence during the 2018 International Production & Processing Expo, recently held in Atlanta. Baker’s Acres Farm was awarded the U.S. Poultry...
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WJBR rolls out New MIX 99.5

Beasley Media Group, LLC,  offered more details on the launch of The New MIX 99.5 WJBR-FM, Wilmington. As previously announced,  Michael and Jessie In The Morning, featured the return of long-time radio host Michael Waite...
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DowDuPont reports strong earnings, moves up spin-off timetable

DowDuPont reported strong results for the fourth quarter and 2017 and announced  a speeded-up timetable for spinning off the giant company into three parts. The company was aided by stronger economies throughout the world. Adjusted earnings...