Reuters reported on the impact of the pig virus on U.S. trade.

The FDA published draft industry guidance on product development under the animal rule.

Food Safety News reported on the $6.5 million fund set up by jerky treat makers to compensate pet owners.

Reuters discussed the threat by U.S. dairy farmers to oppose Pacific trade deal.

ABC News reported on acquisition discussions between Hillshire Brands, Tyson Foods and Pilgrim’s Pride.