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Poultry Processing & Slaughter


OSHA cites Pilgrim's Pride for Georgia ammonia leak

The company will owe a proposed $110,630 in penalties.

An Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) investigation found that uncontrolled temperature and pressure conditions in an ammonia refrigeration system caused a January 19 ammonia leak at a Pilgrim’s Pride poultry processing plant in Canton, Georgia.

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Each continent’s largest broiler producer

All six continents where broilers are produced have at least two companies among the world’s top 50 poultry companies

Learn which company is the largest broiler producer of each continent, and a few details of each of those companies.

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