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Nov 06, 2017, 10:00 ET Foster Farms Donates Turkey To Serve 140,000 Holiday Meals To West Coast Families

As communities throughout Northern California recover from multiple wildfires, Foster Farms today delivered one of more than 10 truckloads of...


Nov 02, 2017, 10:00 ET It's [Almost] Turkey Time: Foster Farms Serves Up Tips For The Perfect Thanksgiving Turkey

With the most anticipated meal of the year just weeks away, the countdown to turkey time is on. The Thanksgiving preparation spotlight can make...


Oct 19, 2017, 11:00 ET Aspiring Young Singers Wanted For The Foster Farms Bowl "Oh Say, Can You Sing?" Contest

Calling all young singers! For the third consecutive year, the Foster Farms Bowl is hosting the "Oh Say, Can You Sing?" contest to find talented...


Oct 16, 2017, 10:00 ET Foster Farms Donates $100,000 To Redwood Empire Food Bank To Aid North Bay Fire Relief Efforts

Family-owned California poultry producer Foster Farms today donated $100,000 to the Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB) to help meet the critical needs...


Sep 21, 2017, 13:04 ET Foster Farms Welcomes High School Football Teams To The Big Leagues This Weekend

As part of its ongoing support of California youth programs, Foster Farms will cheer on select high school football teams as the presenting sponsor...


May 11, 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...


Nov 10, 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...


Nov 02, 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...


Oct 13, 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...


Aug 23, 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...


Aug 17, 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...


Jun 08, 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...


Dec 03, 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,...


Nov 23, 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...


Oct 27, 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...


Oct 12, 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...


Sep 08, 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"...


Jan 21, 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...


Dec 03, 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...


Nov 18, 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...


Oct 22, 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...


Oct 10, 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...


Oct 02, 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...


Jul 04, 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...


Jul 03, 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...