According to a Reuters report, the two Cargill plants affected are in Ottumwa and Beardstown, Iowa. Meanwhile, Tyson suspended or reduced production at approximately six poultry plants in Arkansas and southwest Missouri. Tyson's Columbus Junction, Iowa pork plant was closed on Feb. 1 while the Logansport, Ind. pork plant was not planning to run a first production shift on Feb. 2.
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