JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Wisconsin-based company plans to build a meat processing plant in eastern Missouri next year that could bring 1,3…
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"In other countries, being a butcher, sausage maker or master meat crafter has great prestige."
The goal of the program is to teach students how to break down an animal and prepare them for entry-level work in butcher shops and meat lockers.
Some Midwestern politicians have pointed the finger at the workers' living conditions, suggesting crowded homes bear some blame.
The Brown County Health Department said 147 employees and family members of workers at JBS Packerland meatpacking plant in Green Bay have tested positive for COVID-19.
Smithfield Foods will temporarily close its plants in Cudahy, Wisconsin and Martin City, Missouri because of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
More than 100 years ago, Oscar Mayer bought a meat processing plant in Madison and started a longtime relationship with the city before it closed in 2017. Here’s a look back at Oscar Mayer's history in Madison.
The Madison factory is scheduled to close by the end of July after making hot dogs and lunchmeat since 1919.
A state appeals court on Thursday overturned a lower court ruling and reinstated seven nuisance citations against a former Black Earth slaughterhouse that the village complained had fouled streets with animal remains, caused noise and blocked traffic.
A federal judge this week dismissed parts of a lawsuit filed against the village of Black Earth by an organic slaughterhouse that operated the…
Five months after its parent corporation, Kraft, split into two companies, Madison-based Oscar Mayer continues to do what it always has done, churning out millions of pounds of hot dogs and cold cuts and cooking up new products to woo consumers.