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Industry News & Trends / Broiler Husbandry / North America
on September 18, 2018

Sanderson Farms loses 1.7 million chickens to hurricane

60 broiler houses and four breeder houses in North Carolina have flooded

Hurricane Florence has had a substantial impact on Sanderson Farms’ live operations, with the company estimating that about 1.7 million chickens died as a result of the hurricane and its subsequent flooding.

The third largest broiler company in the United States reported on September 17 that of the 880…

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