Map: COVID-19 meat plant closures

06.26.2020 will update this map throughout the COVID-19 outbreak.


Tyson employee killed at Georgia plant


The company said it temporarily stopped production at the Camilla facility following the incident.


DOJ indicts senior executives at Pilgrim’s Pride, Claxton Poultry


Jayson Penn, Roger Austin, Mikell Fries and Scott Brady were charged with price fixing.


Lawsuit accuses beef packers of rigging prices


JBS, Cargill, National Beef and Tyson Foods were named in federal lawsuit.


Cargill to cease disclosing quarterly earnings


The company said it would continue sharing financial information with stakeholders, including investors and lenders.

Pilgrim’s Jayson Penn takes leave of absence to mount defense against price-fixing indictment


Four poultry company executives from Pilgrim’s Pride and Claxton Poultry were named by the DOJ.


Workers test positive for coronavirus at Illinois Tyson plant


More than 200 employees work at the facility.


Lawmakers launch meatpacker probe


US Senators Cory Booker and Elizabeth Warren have questions about processors’ exports to China.


Draft report of Dietary Guidelines tough on meat, poultry


The advisory committee is recommending diets lower in red and processed meats.