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on April 28, 2020

Butterball to end some grower contracts in Missouri

Company says the decision was based on market conditions that pre-date the COVID-19 pandemic

About 20 contract turkey growers in Missouri have been informed by Butterball that their contracts with the company will end in 90 days.

The decision is a reflection of tough market conditions that have troubled the turkey industry in recent years, the company stated, and was not related to the…

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