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on November 24, 2021

Federal fines, indictments hit major processors

Pilgrims Pride Corp. was sentenced to pay a $107 million criminal fine in February 2021.

Pilgrim’s Pride Corp., Koch Foods Inc. and Claxton Poultry Farms are among major poultry companies that were allegedly involved in a scheme to limit competition in the broiler market.

In February 2021, Pilgrim's pled guilty and was sentenced to pay a $107 million fine for its participation in the…

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