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11 May, 2017, 10:00 ET Foster Farms' New Baked, Never-Fried Cooked Chicken Line Debuts Nationwide

As more Americans seek out lighter versions of favorite foods1, Foster Farms is now the first major U.S. poultry producer to offer a full line of...


10 Nov, 2016, 12:01 ET Countdown To Turkey Time: Foster Farms Provides Comprehensive Tips For The Perfect Thanksgiving Turkey

With the countdown to turkey time and planning for the most anticipated meal of the year underway, Foster Farms is offering tips to help home cooks...


02 Nov, 2016, 17:19 ET Foster Farms Donates Turkey To Serve 70,000 Meals To Families In Need

With Thanksgiving just three weeks away, Foster Farms today kicked off the first of eight donations of turkeys to food banks in California, Oregon...


13 Oct, 2016, 16:59 ET Aspiring Singers Wanted For The Foster Farms Bowl "Oh Say, Can You Sing?" Contest

Attention young singers! For the second year, the Foster Farms Bowl is hosting the "Oh Say, Can You Sing?" contest to find talented local youth to...


23 Aug, 2016, 10:00 ET Comfort Food Redefined: New Survey, Pinterest Insights Show Shift To Better Ingredients

 Move over, lasagna. Research released today shows consumers are more interested in comfort food than they were last year and are searching for...


17 Aug, 2016, 20:22 ET Foster Farms Names Laura Flanagan President And CEO

 Foster Farms, the West Coast's leading poultry producer, today announced that its board of directors has appointed Laura Flanagan president...


08 Jun, 2016, 11:00 ET Foster Farms Honored With Top Industry Award

 California-based Foster Farms has been selected as 2016 Processor of the Year by The National Provisioner, a leading meat and poultry trade...


03 Dec, 2015, 13:00 ET Foster Farms Continues Annual Holiday Tradition With Donation Of 64,000 Pounds Of Turkey To West Coast Food Banks

Foster Farms kicked off the holiday season with a donation of 4,000 turkeys – or 64,000 pounds – to six food banks in California,...


23 Nov, 2015, 16:55 ET "First Bird" Goes To Washington: Foster Farms Sends National Thanksgiving Turkey To DC From SFO On United Airlines' "Turkey One" To Meet The President

 The National Thanksgiving Turkey and its alternate took off on a United Airlines flight designated "Turkey One" this morning, flying from San...


27 Oct, 2015, 12:53 ET Who Will Sing The National Anthem At The Foster Farms Bowl? Foster Farms Invites Bay Area And Central Valley Youth To Join 'Oh Say, Can You Sing?' Singing Contest

Warm up those vocal cords and get ready for the 2015 Foster Farms Bowl! Foster Farms will choose a singer or singing group to kick off the Foster...


12 Oct, 2015, 12:34 ET Foster Farms Helps Students In Need As California Food Insecurity Reaches 10 Year High

 With school back in session, Foster Farms kicked off its seventh year of sponsoring the Food 4 Thought program that delivers more than 13,500...


08 Sep, 2015, 15:21 ET Foster Farms Announces 'Don't Call Me Basic' Sandwich Contest Winner

 Turlock, California's Chris Lewis has won the Foster Farms "Don't Call Me Basic" turkey sandwich contest with his original "Thai Turkey"...


21 Jan, 2015, 17:10 ET As USDA Introduces Proposal For 15.4% Raw Poultry Parts Standard For Salmonella, Foster Farms Remains Committed To Salmonella Prevalence Level Below 5%

 In conjunction with today's announcement by the United States Department of Agriculture Food Safety Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS) regarding a...


03 Dec, 2014, 13:57 ET Foster Farms Continues Commitment To Hunger Relief With Donation Of 2,000 Pounds Of Turkey To Second Harvest Food Bank In San Jose During Farm To Food Bank Event

In an ongoing effort to raise awareness of the issue of food insecurity, family-owned and California-based Foster Farms today donated 2,000 pounds...


18 Nov, 2014, 11:00 ET Foster Farms Thanksgiving Turkey Donations To Feed 84,000 People This Holiday In California, Oregon And Washington

 In preparation for the Thanksgiving holiday, and to address the growing issue of food insecurity, Foster Farms has donated more than 81,000...


22 Oct, 2014, 14:57 ET Foster Farms Calls On California Companies To Join Them In Giving Central Valley World War II Vets One More Tour With Honor

On Monday, October 27th, 67 Central Valley World War II veterans – 63 men and four women – along with their guardians will be...


10 Oct, 2014, 17:30 ET Foster Farms Kicks Off Sixth Year Of Food 4 Thought Program Providing Food Assistance - And Learning - To 750 Central Valley Elementary School Students

 Today, Foster Farms kicked off its 6th year of the incentive-based Food 4 Thought grocery program by delivering more than 13,500 pounds...


02 Oct, 2014, 13:09 ET Foster Farms Commends Fresno County Sheriff's Office And Public For Swift Action Leading To Arrest Of Intruders In Unconscionable Act Of Animal Cruelty

 Foster Farms commends the Fresno County Sheriff's Ag Task Force and the public for their swift action leading to the arrest of...


04 Jul, 2014, 01:45 ET Foster Farms Issues Voluntary Recall Of Chicken With Select March "Use Or Freeze By" Or "Best By" Dates

 At Foster Farms, our first concern is always the health and safety of the people who enjoy our products, and we stand committed to doing our...


03 Jul, 2014, 23:13 ET Foster Farms Issues Voluntary Recall Of Chicken With Select March "Use or Freeze By" Or "Best By" Dates

 At Foster Farms, our first concern is always the health and safety of the people who enjoy our products, and we stand committed to doing our...


10 Oct, 2013, 22:15 ET Foster Farms And FSIS Reach Agreement, California Plants Remain Open

 USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) today reviewed Foster Farms' safety plan for its three California facilities in Livingston and...


09 Oct, 2013, 22:07 ET Foster Farms Food Safety Update

Ron Foster, President and CEO, provided the following information from the company: On behalf of the Foster family, our company, and our more than...


07 Oct, 2013, 19:03 ET Foster Farms Working With FSIS And CDC To Address Salmonella Associated With Raw Poultry Products Reportedly Linked To Three California Facilities

 Food safety is Foster Farms' highest priority. Foster Farms is working in partnership with USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and...


03 Oct, 2013, 18:28 ET Foster Farms' New 'Amazing Chicken' Ads Celebrate Unforgettable '80s Hits And Applause-Worthy Taste

 Unforgettable music and meals are the focus of a new advertising campaign by the West Coast's leading poultry producer, family-owned Foster...


18 Sep, 2013, 11:17 ET New National Survey From American Humane Association Shows Consumers Very Concerned About Animal Welfare And Want Humanely Raised Foods

Animal welfare continues to be a key issue for today's consumers, according to a new national survey released by American Humane Association (AHA),...