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NAMI announced featured speakers and general session topics for the upcoming Annual Meeting and Outlook Conference , scheduled to take place September 27-29, 2016, at the Fairmont Hotel in Washington, DC. A USDA leadership panel will feature Al...
News Item  ·  North American Meat Institute  ·  Jul 22, 2016


The Meat Institute will hold its annual Animal Care and Handling Conference October 13-14, 2016, in Kansas City, Missouri.
News Item  ·  North American Meat Institute  ·  Jul 22, 2016


July 14th’s National Hot Dog Day was a trending topic both in mainstream and social media once again this year. Many major media outlets ran stories on the day including the NBC Today Show, where the anchors enjoyed hot dogs on set and discussed their favorite toppings.
News Item  ·  North American Meat Institute  ·  Jul 21, 2016


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Washington, DC– More than 1,000 lawmakers, congressional staff, meat industry representatives and members of the media filled the Rayburn House Office Building Courtyard on Capitol Hill to celebrate National Hot Dog Day and July as National Hot Dog Month at the North American Meat Institute (NAMI) Annual Hot Dog Lunch.
Press Release  ·  Jul 14, 2016


Washington, DC – The U.S. hides and skins industry accounts for nearly $3.4 billion in total economic output, according to a new economic impact analysis conducted by John Dunham and Associates for the North American Meat Institute (NAMI), an affiliate organization of the U.S. Hide, Skin and Leather Association (USHSLA).
Press Release  ·  Jun 20, 2016


Washington, DC – The U.S. meat and poultry industry accounts for $1.02 trillion in total economic output or 5.6 percent of gross domestic product (GDP), according a new economic impact analysis conducted by John Dunham & Associates for the North American Meat Institute (NAMI).
Press Release  ·  Jun 14, 2016


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