JBS USA to Cover 100 Percent of COVID-19 Healthcare Costs for Workforce

November 20, 2020 JBS USA

As part of its commitment to team member health and safety, JBS USA today announced an enhancement to the company’s health plan to cover 100% of costs associated with COVID-19 diagnosis and treatment. This is in addition to free COVID-19 testing that has been available for the company’s team members since March.

Meat Plant Sale Threatens Johnson County Sheep Producers

According to Wyoming Department of Agriculture statistics, 34,000 sheep and lambs call Johnson County home. They outnumber the county’s human population four to one.

JBS USA to Invest $ 5 Million in Greeley to Support Local Community as Part of New Hometown Strong Initiative

August 12, 2020 JBS USA

Building on its ongoing sustainability and social responsibility efforts, JBS USA today announced plans to invest $ 5 million to help Greeley respond to needs resulting from the coronavirus pandemic and invest in the community’s future.

Plumrose USA Announces Intention to Build $ 200M Ready-to-eat Facility

August 11, 2020 JBS USA

The estimated $ 200M greenfield project will be strategically located to efficiently access raw material and leverage synergies with existing corporate assets. The investment is consistent with the company’s long-term strategy to increase its value-added and branded portfolio with innovative, on-trend products.

Iowa JBS Meatpacking Employees Warned of ‘Excessive Absenteeism’ as Pandemic Continues

As worker shortages continue at meatpacking plants because of the spread of COVID-19, JBS USA employees at its Marshalltown plant say the company has distributed a letter warning that they may not be in good standing with the company due to “excessive absenteeism.”