Brazilian Meat Packer With Significant U.S. Holdings Enters Pleas In Bribery Cases – DTN Oct 16, 2020

🕔Oct 16, 2020
It’s been a busy day in federal courts for JBS SA, its Brazilian owners and its poultry subsidiary, Pilgrim’s Pride, as the meatpacking conglomerate was ordered to pay a combined […]

COVID-19 And Meatpacking Workers: A Heavy Toll, Uneven Safety Measures – DTN Aug 11, 2020

🕔Aug 11, 2020
Rogelio Munoz Calderon worked for Tyson Foods in Dakota City, Nebraska, for 27 years and raised a family as a packing-plant worker in the northeast Nebraska town. Munoz Calderon finally […]

COVID-19: Tyson Discloses Extra Costs Triggered By Pandemic – DTN Aug 5, 2020

🕔Aug 5, 2020
Tyson Foods saw its third-quarter net income fall because of COVID-19 as the company reported $340 million in related costs tied to the coronavirus. But Tyson still beat analysts’ expectations […]

Coronavirus: Meat Packer Scrutiny Continues – DTN Jun 12, 2020

🕔Jun 12, 2020
Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, on Tuesday credited the Department of Justice for beginning “sweeping initiatives” against the country’s four largest meatpackers. Speaking to reporters during a weekly call, Grassley said […]

Coronavirus: U.S. Meat Supplies Threatened As COVID-19 Hits Packing House Employees – DTN Apr 14, 2020

🕔Apr 14, 2020
Smithfield Foods announced Sunday the company was closing its Sioux Falls, South Dakota, facility indefinitely after state officials reported the plant accounted for nearly 40% of all COVID-19 cases in […]

Cattle Trader Alleges Packer Conspiracy – DTN May 21, 2019

🕔May 21, 2019
The nation’s largest meatpackers face a second class-action lawsuit alleging conspiracy to drive down cattle prices. The suit was filed in federal court by a Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based live cattle […]

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