Local officials Thursday identified 1,031 workers from Tyson's Waterloo, Iowa plant who tested positive for coronavirus or for antibodies that show they were previously infected. The news came the same day the facility resumed operations following a two-week closure prompted by the coronavirus. via TheHill
Wendy's restaurants in some locations across the country have temporarily booted burgers from their menus due to coronavirus-related closures at meat processing facilities that have disrupted the meat industry. via NBC New York
Sell 30,000 eggs per day or destroy 40,000 chickens.
This blog post from @NationalPork is revealing. The pork industry is basically begging farmers to hide these mass killings from the public. pic.twitter.com/xnCIaG0adx — Jay Shooster (@JayShooster) April 30, 2020
"Your grocery store shelves may be empty, but there's plenty of meat to ship abroad"
Friendly reminder that JBS is a Brazilian-owned company and should not be confused with Smithfield, which is a Chinese owned company.
The plant processes frozen vegetables and fresh carrots,
Think locally. Act locally.