on August 10, 2021
Grassley seeks scrutiny of proposed Sanderson purchase
Senator for Iowa expresses worries that U.S. poultry industry is becoming too consolidated
Fearing the U.S. poultry industry is already too consolidated, Sen. Chuck Grassley wrote a letter to the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Antitrust Division, urging the agency to thoroughly scrutinize a proposed deal that would merge Sanderson Farms and Wayne Farms.
Sanderson Farms, Cargill and Wayne Farms’ parent company…