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on March 30, 2020

COVID-19 cases lead Olymel to close plant for 2 weeks

Nine employees at pork plant in Yamachiche, Quebec, have tested positive for COVID-19

Olymel has temporarily closed its hog slaughter and cutting plant in Yamachiche, Quebec, for 14 days, due to a growing number of cases of COVID-19 cases among employees.

According to a press release from the company, the number of employee cases as of March 29 has reached nine. The decision…

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