Map: COVID-19 meat plant closures

05.04.2020 will update this map throughout the COVID-19 outbreak.


Sanderson CEO announces 15 employees test positive for coronavirus


The company also sent home hundreds of employees in Georgia as a precaution.


USDA confirms highly pathogenic H7N3 in South Carolina turkey flock


This is the first confirmed case since 2017.


JBS closes Minnesota plant indefinitely over COVID-19


The company will follow guidance of government officials for the next step.


Hormel Foods closes two plants due to COVID-19


The plants in Rochelle, Ill., and Alma, Kan., closed for 14 days.


FDA tries to help with growing egg demand


Guidance provides flexibility for producers to shift operations to meet retail demand.


JBS issues cease-and-desist letter to union


The meat processor alleges that the union has breached its collective bargaining agreement.


Q&A: A visual thinker’s approach to treating coronavirus


Temple Grandin discusses how COVID-19 has affected her life and how it has her seeking a solution.


Tyson confirms deaths of two employees from Iowa plant


Processing at the facility has been closed since April 6.


Slideshow: Dairy Queen, Arby’s, Hardee’s show off new meat menu items


Chicken, beef and lamb products are just a few of the available options for consumers.