The combined company will have sales of approximately $5.7 billion.
Front-line workers have until Nov. 1 to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.
LD Foods was part of Keystone Foods, which the company acquired in 2018.
According to PETA, the facility supplies live birds to Plainville Farms.
The fast-food giant is seeking damages and attorneys’ fees.
The association encouraged members to contact Congress.
The company also committed to purchasing 60 million lbs of Virginia-grown chicken over the next three years.
Local police said he was charged with two counts of attempted murder.
Thirty-six people have been sickened across 17 states.
The upgraded project is expected to cost $15.4 million.