The American Association of Meat Processors welcomes Lisa Barker to the position of accounting manager. Barker succeeds Jane Frey, who will retire in December after 36 years of dedicated service to the association. Barker joins AAMP with over 16 years of experience in office management, accounting services, and agriculture operations. She is the former office […]

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DES MOINES, Iowa (Aug. 25, 2020) – Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds and Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig announced the creation of a Meat Processing Expansion and Development Program today. Supply chain disruptions caused by COVID-19 have placed significant demands on the state’s small (25 employees or less) meat and poultry processors. Gov. Reynolds has allocated […]

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Press Release: July 2, 2020 Source: Congressman Collin Peterson, Minnesota WASHINGTON (July 2, 2020) – House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson of Minnesota and former Chairman Frank Lucas of Oklahoma, joined Reps. Sanford Bishop of Georgia, Jeff Fortenberry of Nebraska, Chellie Pingree of Maine, G.T. Thompson of Pennsylvania, Jim Costa of California, David Rouzer of […]

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The American Association of Meat Processor’s (AAMP) Board of Directors announced today that they are canceling the 2020 American Convention of Meat Processors and Suppliers’ Exhibition scheduled for July 30 – August 1 in Des Moines, Iowa. The convention has been canceled due to public health concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic. “As the COVID-19 pandemic […]

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