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Maple Leaf Foods to buy 4 pig farms in Saskatchewan

Addition of Polar Pork assets will enhance secure supply of pork for Maple Leaf Foods
Maple Leaf Foods has reached an agreement to purchase four pig farms in central Saskatchewan from a group of companies known as Polar Pork.
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Maple Leaf Foods buys third Cericola Farms poultry plant

Following earlier purchase of plants in Bradford, Ontario, and Drummondville, Quebec, Maple Leaf closes on acquisition of facility near Schomberg, Ontario
Maple Leaf Foods completed the acquisition of a poultry processing plant located near Schomberg, Ontario, along with the plant’s associated poultry supply.
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Cyberattack on JBS, acquisition has Aussies concerned

It has already been asked in the United States and now it is being asked in Australia: Is the meat industry becoming to consolidated?
Between the recent cyberattack and a pending acquisition of a major pork producer, JBS is undoubtedly on the minds of people in Australia more than it ordinarily would be.
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