Sanderson Farms, Inc., has announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 (twenty-two cents) per share payable August 23, 2016, to stockholders of record on August 9, 2016.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. is engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken and other prepared food items. Its shares trade on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol SAFM.