Graphic Undercover Video Shows Mutilation, Suffocation, Other Alleged Abuse Of Foster Farm Turkey Chicks Just one week after video surfaced showing alleged mistreatment of chickens at a Central Valley Foster Farms facility, new graphic video, allegedly shot at the poultry producer’s turkey hatchery in Fresno, reveals more treatment that animal rights activists call inhumane.
Foster Farms Suspends 5 Workers Following Release Of Undercover Animal Cruelty VideoPoultry producer Foster Farms suspended five employees Wednesday after an animal-rights group released undercover video showing live birds being slammed upside-down into shackles, punched and plucked.
Humane-Certified Foster Farms Under Investigation After Video Shows Abuse, Torture Of Live ChickensPolice are investigating poultry producer Foster Farms after an animal-rights group shot undercover video showing some chickens being slammed upside-down into metal shackles, punched and having their feathers pulled out while they were still alive.
Teenagers Arrested In Clubbing Of 920 Chickens At Central Valley Foster Farms PlantAuthorities in Fresno County have arrested four people, including three juveniles, in connection with the clubbing of more than 900 chickens at a Foster Farms plant last month.
Animal Rights Group Offers $5,000 Reward In Central Valley Chicken MassacreAn animal rights group is offering a $5,000 reward for the information leading to whoever bludgeoned nearly 1,000 chickens to death at a Central Valley processing facility.
'Psychopath' Kills 920 Chickens With Golf Club At Foster Farms Plant Near FresnoAuthorities in the Central Valley are searching for at least one intruder who clubbed more than 900 chickens to death at a Foster Farms plant near Fresno.
California Chicken Producer Linked To Salmonella Issues RecallThe first product recall has been issued for a California chicken producer since it was linked to an outbreak of an antibiotic-resistant strain of salmonella that has been making people sick for more than a year.
California Remains At Center Of Antibiotic-Resistant Salmonella Outbreak Tied To ChickenAn outbreak of antibiotic-resistant salmonella linked to a California chicken company hasn’t run its course after more than a year, with 50 new illnesses in the past two months and 574 people sickened since March 2013.
California Foster Farms Plant Closing Again Amid Cockroach Infestation ProblemA California chicken farm that reopened over the weekend after it was shut because of a cockroach infestation says it's "voluntarily and temporarily" suspending operations again.
Central Valley Foster Farms Plant Cleaned Up After Cockroaches FoundWork at a Central California chicken plant is to resume Saturday, ending a temporary shutdown ordered by federal inspectors who found cockroaches.
USDA Shuts Down Central Valley Foster Farms Plant Over CockroachesThe U.S. Department of Agriculture has suspended operations at a Foster Farms poultry plant in the Central Valley, after a cockroach infestation was discovered.
South SF Costco Recalls Chicken Over Salmonella ConcernsA Bay Area Costco store is recalling thousands of additional rotisserie chickens over concerns about salmonella.
Costco South San Francisco Recalls Rotisserie Chicken After Salmonella OutbreakThe South San Francisco Costco store has recalled nearly 40,000 pounds of rotisserie chicken linked to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened nearly 300 people nationwide.
USDA Says Foster Farms Plants Linked To Outbreak Will Stay OpenThe Agriculture Department says three California poultry processing facilities linked to a salmonella outbreak in raw chicken can stay open, for now.
USDA May Close Foster Farms Poultry Plants Over Salmonella OutbreakThe Agriculture Department is threatening to shut down three California poultry processing facilities linked to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 278 people across the country.