Foster Farms Statement Regarding Farmerville, Louisiana Wage Increase

September 7, 2022 Foster Farms

Effective September 11, 2022, Foster Farms increased the entry level wage rate for its Farmerville, Louisiana, processing facility TEAM members to $17.30 per hour from the current start rate of $12.70 per hour. Farmerville TEAM Members also qualify for a very comprehensive health care plan, as well as disability and life insurance coverage. 

Atlas Holdings Completes Acquisition of Foster Farms

June 10, 2022 Atlas Holdings

Atlas Holdings announced today that it has acquired Foster Farms, a family-owned provider of fresh, frozen, and prepared poultry products headquartered in Livingston, California from entities associated with the Foster Family. Founded in 1939 on a small farm, Foster Farms boasts a proud and distinguished history as the leading brand of fresh chicken in the West.

Foster Farms Offers Home Cooks Support With Thanksgiving Turkey Helpline and Turkey Tips

November 17, 2021 Foster Farms

With Thanksgiving a week away, Foster Farms encourages everyone to plan for a safe holiday season. The CDC strongly recommends vaccination as the best protection against COVID-19. The CDC further advises that unvaccinated guests at Thanksgiving festivities wear a mask when not actively eating or drinking, and practice social distancing.  

Foster Farms Continues Fight Against Hunger, Donates Thanksgiving Turkeys to Feed More than 80,000 People in Need

October 29, 2021 Foster Farms

As the economic impact of the pandemic – and corresponding food insecurity – continues for American families, Foster Farms renews its holiday hunger relief efforts this week with a 64,000-pound turkey donation to West Coast food banks. This donation will bring the comfort of a holiday meal to more than 80,000 people in need across three states to help address staggering food assistance needs. In the coming weeks, Foster Farms will deliver thousands of holiday turkeys to food banks from Seattle to San Diego.

Foster Farms Reminds Families to Follow CDC Guidelines for a Safe Thanksgiving; Launches Turkey Hotline and Website for Holiday Cooking Advice

November 23, 2020 Foster Farms

The family-owned company is providing both an online resource and a Thanksgiving phone hotline to support home chefs this holiday – many of whom may be preparing their very first turkey.