Pilgrim’s Pride has received a supplier award from Darden Restaurants. The Texas-based poultry producer was one of 11 to be honored by the restaurant company with the William B. Darden Distinguished Supplier Award.

 Darden chose Pilgrim's Pride for its work with the LongHorn Steakhouse culinary team. Florida-based Darden owns and runs 1,800 restaurants under the names Red Lobster, Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, The Capital Grille, Bahama Breeze and Seasons 52.