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Smithfield Foods to close California plant, reduce hog production in western region

Smithfield Foods, Inc., Smithfield, Virginia, on June 10, announced it will cease all harvest and processing operations in Vernon, California, in early 2023 and align its hog production system by reducing its sow herd in its Western region. Read More

Jury tells pork giant to pay $473.5 million in nuisance lawsuit

  • By Alex Derosier and Emery P. Dalesio, The Associated Press