Ionia County chicken farm expansion to add 40 jobs

IONIA, Mich. - An Ionia County egg producer has announced a $12 million expansion of a large chicken farm that will create 40 jobs. Full Story

Holland, MI

#3 Oct 4, 2007
Glad to hear of a company expanding and offering more jobs here in Michigan!!!

Kalamazoo, MI

#4 Oct 5, 2007
Ok Beth. I know someone who works there. Most of the employees are latino-some don't speak english and alot of the american employees make min wage. Are you sure you aren't really Jenny in disguise?

Ada, MI

#5 Oct 5, 2007
Who do you know that works there Maureenlee?? I would like to know. In my profession we work with Herbrucks daily (much of our corn is shipped into their plant January through August) and I have not once come into contact with someone who did not speak english. And several employees I speak with have been there for many, many years and will tell you it's one of the best places to work.

Funny, you know "someone" who works there. It amazes me how people can take a positive (ie: more jobs) and turn it into a bash about the company.

Grand Rapids, MI

#6 Oct 5, 2007
zot say hey why remove post zot stated obvious man who have jobs at chicken farm eggstatic

Suttons Bay, MI

#7 May 14, 2008
This is directed to maureenlee. So what if most of the employees there are latino? At least they are working even if it might be at minumum wage and not living off the tax payers like a lot of people in Ionia County.

“"It is what it is"”

Since: Nov 07

Grand Rapids, MI

#8 May 14, 2008
What's odd is just last fall they fired a bunch of seniored employees... hmmm go figure, maybe to hire in a bunch more at a lower rate?

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