Tom Sleight, president and chief executive officer of the U.S. Grains Council (USGC) since 2012, will retire in the summer following the appointment of his successor, the Council’s Board of Directors announced Feb. 13.
Wilbur-Ellis Feed, an industry leader in the international marketing and distribution of nutrients for the livestock, pet food and aquaculture industries, on Feb. 13, introduced its rebranded name: Wilbur-Ellis Nutrition.
The Franklin P. and Arthur W. Perdue Foundation, the charitable giving arm of Perdue Farms, has awarded a $25,000 grant to support the Boys and Girls Club of Cabarrus County’s capital campaign to expand it facility and better serve the needs of more youth in the community.
Perdue Farms, through a grant funded by the Franklin P. and Arthur W. Perdue Foundation, has provided $5,000 to support the Greater Berks Food Bank “Drive Hunger Away” campaign to purchase a new refrigerated box truck.
CPM Holdings Inc. (CPM), a leading supplier of process equipment and technology to the animal feed, oilseed, food and engineered materials industries, has acquired D&G Electrical Engineering Ltd., based in Accrington.