Tag: Virginia Poultry Federation

Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services receives industry award

The Virginia Poultry Federation presented the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services with its prestigious Eddie Mason Award.

Rockingham County Fair wins national honor

The Rockingham County Fair has been selected to receive three Awards of Distinction from the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE).

Virginia agriculture, conservation leaders applaud agriculture Resource Management Plan

Leaders from the agriculture and environmental communities across the Commonwealth released the following statements following Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s visit to Weyers Cave to tout the Commonwealth’s new Resource Management Plan.

Rockingham County Fairgrounds poultry facilities to be dedicated Aug. 5

The Rockingham County Fair Association will dedicate two new fairgrounds buildings on Tuesday, August 5th. The focus of the facilities will be on poultry.

McAuliffe announces first shipment of poultry to China from Virginia in seven years

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that after almost seven years Virginia poultry exports resumed to the People’s Republic of China, with the first shipment leaving Perdue Foods Incorporated’s cold-storage export facility in Norfolk.

Hobey Bauhan: Perspective on the Renewable Fuel Standard

Bob Dinneen’s commentary (Bob Goodlatte and the Renewable Fuel Standard, March 24, 2014) on the federal ethanol mandate is one-sided and omits important information.