Meatpacking Company Strauss Meats to Abandon Plans to Build Larger Slaughterhouse

March 2, 2022 Caroline Reinwald, WISN

Strauss Meats sent a statement essentially saying it would not build a slaughterhouse at the proposed site following extensive community outrage.

Olymel Announces the Resumption of Operations at its Vallée-Jonction Hog Slaughterhouse and Cutting Plant in Beauce

September 1, 2021 Olymel l.p.

Olymel’s management is pleased with the result of the vote by the members of the Olymel workers union in Vallée-Jonction (CSN) ratifying the agreement in principle and the return-to-work protocol reached on August 29. The vote was held earlier today and puts an end to the strike that began on April 28 at its hog slaughterhouse and cutting plant in Vallée-Jonction, in Beauce. The new six-year collective agreement will expire in March 2027.