JBS USA confirms $11 million ransom payment


Several locations across the US and Canada either closed or cancelled shifts. 

Rabobank: Factors that drive beef, cattle prices to record highs


A new report analyzes the local and global influences at work in a very tight market.


JBS announces capacity, pay increases


Investments in two of the company’s beef plants total $150M.

Monogram Foods buys Quality Food Processors


The food manufacturer now operates more than 10 facilities.


JBS offers free meat for a year to people who get COVID vaccine


The company will hold several vaccination events throughout the summer in rural areas they serve.

Smithfield workers agree to new contract


Negotiations continued after a June 3 offer by the company was overwhelmingly rejected.


Cattlemen’s Heritage beef plant to start construction next spring


The $325 million plant is set to open in late 2023.


Cargill facility evacuated following bomb threat


Authorities searched the plant for three hours, operations returned to normal on June 8.


USDA to update Packers and Stockyards Act enforcement


The agency’s proposal has been met with some opposition.


Walmart beef supply chain yields first high-quality product


The McClaren Farms brand showcases the retailer’s black Angus beef.