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The 2016 Annual Meat Conference (AMC) hosted by NAMI and the Food Marketing Institute is quickly approaching and will take place February 21-23 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
News Item  ·  North American Meat Institute  ·  Feb 12, 2016


A new video released by NAMI highlights the recently-launched, mobile-friendly MyMeatUp.org site, which seeks to promote transparency and increase easily accessible information about meat and poultry cuts, cooking, nutrition, production practices and recipes for the largest, fastest-growing consumer group: millennials.
News Item  ·  North American Meat Institute  ·  Feb 12, 2016


The Meat Institute released a new Media Mythcrusher document that aims to correct many of the myths surrounding the use of sodium nitrite as an ingredient in cured meat and poultry products and other foods. The document details the proven food safety and health benefits of nitrite and examines the major sources of dietary nitrite.
News Item  ·  North American Meat Institute  ·  Feb 11, 2016


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Washington, DC —Sodium nitrite, which is commonly used in a variety of cured meats from bacon to deli meats to hot dogs, is one of the most misunderstood ingredients in meat and poultry products and other foods but a new Media MythCrusher document from the North American Meat Institute (NAMI) aims to correct many of the myths...
Press Release  ·  Feb 8, 2016


Atlanta, Ga.- The North American Meat Institute (NAMI) yesterday honored industry leaders at its inaugural Annual Awards Ceremony and Luncheon at the 2016 International Production and Processing Expo (IPPE) in Atlanta, Georgia...
Press Release  ·  Jan 27, 2016


Washington, D.C. —It’s an old wives’ tale that just won’t die: the idea that you should wash your meat and poultry before cooking it. In the newest Meat MythCrusher video, the North American Meat Institute (NAMI) and American Meat Science Association (AMSA) seek to finally put it to rest, as Jonathan Campbell, Ph.D., meat extension specialist at Penn State University, explains the reasons why washing meat and poultry before cooking it is a poor food safety practice.
Press Release  ·  Jan 21, 2016


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