The Maschhoffs LLC, headquartered in Carlyle, IL, announced this week that it has acquired two sow farms from affiliates of JBS United Inc. The two farms are located in Morristown and Crawfordsville, IN. The transaction includes two farms capable of housing up to 7,500 sows. Approximately 30 individuals are employed at the two facilities.
“We are excited about this strategic transaction, which materialized due to our long-standing relationship and partnership with JBS United Inc. We look forward to integrating these farms and their employees into our operations,” says Jason Logsdon, chief executive officer for The Maschhoffs.
The Maschhoffs is the largest independent pork producer in the United States. The company is owned by fifth-generation family members Dave Maschhoff and his wife, Karen, and Ken Maschhoff and his wife, Julie. The Maschhoffs partners with more than 450 production partners across the Midwest. They work with the company to collectively produce enough pork to feed more than 16 million consumers annually.