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  • Aug 7, 2015
    press release

    Christensen Farms takes action to protect animal welfare

    Christensen Farms & Feedlots Inc. announced today that it has suspended seven employees and is conducting a full internal investigation after learning of possible improper animal care at one of the company’s Minnesota hog facilities.   “We were disappointed to learn of alleged violations of our animal welfare policies at one of our facilities,” Christensen Farms CEO Glenn Stolt said. “At Christensen Farms, we take the health and welfare of our animals very seriously....More
  • Aug 4, 2015
    press release

    Maschhoff Family Foods announces leadership changes

    Maschhoff Family Foods, the holding company of The Maschhoffs LLC and GNP Co., announced today that Jason Logsdon, CEO of Maschhoff Family Foods, will be leaving the company to pursue his passion for investing. Logsdon, who started as chief financial officer at The Maschhoffs in 2003 and became CEO of Maschhoff Family Foods in 2012, will join the Maschhoff Family Foods Board and continue to counsel the organization in strategic business areas....More
  • Jul 31, 2015
    press release

    Smithfield to donate 25,000 pounds of protein to Second Harvest Food Bank

    In celebration of the upcoming race weekend in Pocono, Smithfield will donate 25,000 pounds of protein to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Lehigh Valley & Northeast Pennsylvania in partnership with Weis Markets and Richard Petty Motorsports to help serve the Pocono and Lehigh Valley communities. This donation is part of Smithfield's Helping Hungry Homes tour, the company's coast-to-coast effort to help families and individuals become more food secure....More
  • Jul 31, 2015
    press release

    Cargill brings home the bacon

    Cargill is supporting the second annual BaconTown Bacon & Brew Fest as the presenting sponsor. The event, scheduled for Aug. 8 at the Bridge View Center, will feature various food vendors, a “BaconArt” contest and entertainment themed around the popular pork product. Doors open from 2-11 p.m. and admission is free....More
  • Jul 28, 2015
    press release

    Clemens Food Group celebrates groundbreaking for pork processing facility

    Local and state officials today joined the Clemens Food Group  to celebrate the ground breaking of the new fresh pork processing facility located in Coldwater, Mich. In an event themed “Building For The Future”, the emphasis was on the long-term impact the project will have for the community, state and family businesses associated with the project....More
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