Cargill and Continental Grain Complete Acquisition of Sanderson Farms

July 29, 2022 Cargill

Cargill and Continental Grain Company announced the completion of the previously announced acquisition of Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAFM) by a joint venture between Cargill and Continental Grain. The acquisition was announced on August 9, 2021.

Sanderson Farms Family Farmers Awarded for Sustainability

February 28, 2022 Sanderson Farms

Three Sanderson Farms family farmers in Texas, Mississippi and North Carolina have been recognized by the U.S. Poultry & Egg Association’s Family Farm Environmental Excellence Awards at the International Production & Processing Expo. The awards are given annually to recognize exemplary environmental stewardship by family farmers engaged in poultry and egg production.

Sanderson Farms Director Earns National Poultry Award

February 9, 2022 Sanderson Farms

Sanderson Farms’ director of development and engineering, Bob “Pic” Billingsley, has been named a recipient of the U.S. Poultry & Egg Association’s annual Lamplighter Award during the 2022 International Production & Processing Expo. The award pays tribute to individuals demonstrating sustained and exemplary service to the poultry and egg industry.

Sanderson Farms Recognized by Mississippi Legislature for 75th Anniversary

February 1, 2022 Sanderson Farms

On Tuesday, January 25th, the Mississippi Legislature passed a resolution commending and congratulating Sanderson Farms in celebration of its 75th anniversary.

Wayne Farms Completes Divestiture of Laurel Poultry Production Complex to Amick Farms

October 27, 2021 Wayne Farms

The divestiture is a key milestone towards completing the previously announced transaction which will combine Wayne Farms and Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAFM) under the joint ownership and control of Cargill and Continental Grain.