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  1. JBS Corporation: Getting To Know One Of The Largest Food Companies In The WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Seeking Alpha

    JBS owns 75.3% of Pilgrims Pride , which is one of five business units for which JBS reports selected information. JBS S.A. is a Brazilian company with 2014 revenue of R$120 billion Reais, primarily from the sale of animal protein and byproducts.

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  2. Pilgrim's expects of its chicken will be antibiotic-free by 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Denver Post

    Pilgrim's Pride Corp., the second-largest U.S. poultry processor, plans to eliminate all antibiotics from a quarter of its chicken production by 2019, up from about 5 percent currently, according to its chief executive. Pilgrim's also is working to end its chicken operations' use of antibiotics needed to fight human illnesses, responding to mounting concerns among U.S. consumer groups and public-health officials that overuse of the products contributes to the spread of drug-resistant germs.

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  3. Pilgrim's: No antibiotic for 25% of its chickensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | MarketWatch

    Pilgrim's Pride Corp., the second-largest U.S. poultry processor, plans to eliminate all antibiotics from a quarter of its chicken production by 2019, up from about 5% currently, according to its chief executive. Pilgrim's also is working to end its chicken operations' use of antibiotics needed to fight human illnesses, responding to mounting concerns among U.S. consumer groups and public-health officials that overuse of the products contributes to the spread of drug-resistant germs.

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  4. Pilgrim's Pride fined $87K in safety violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Boulder County Business Report

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  5. Scorned grower arrested in Pilgrim's Pride chicken deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Authorities have arrested a man in connection with the deaths of more than 300,000 chickens raised by farmers in rural South Carolina who contract with Greeley-based Pilgrim's Pride Corp. , according to media reports. Clarendon County sheriff's deputies last week arrested chicken grower James Laverne Lowery, accused of killing 325,000 chickens.

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  6. Pilgrim's Pride to hold 1Q earnings call April 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Pilgrim's Pride Corp. will hold its first-quarter earnings call and webcast at 7 a.m. April 30. Executives for the Greeley-based chicken processing company will discuss financial and operational results followed by a question and answer period. Investors and analysts may pre-register for the webcast to receive a unique PIN to gain immediate access to the call and bypass the live operator.

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  7. Pilgrim's Pride Corporation to Host 2015 First Quarter Earnings Call on April 30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | GlobeNewswire

    Pilgrim's Pride Corporation announced today that it will host its first quarter 2015 earnings conference call and webcast on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. MDT . Prepared remarks regarding the company's financial and operational results will be followed by a question and answer period with Pilgrim's executive management team.

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  8. Man arrested in chicken deaths lost contract with companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Investigators say a man arrested in connection with the deaths of 320,000 chickens once had a contract with the poultry company operating farms where the chickens died. James Lowery, 44, was arrested Tuesday night by Clarendon County Sheriff's deputies.

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  9. Man arrested in chicken deaths lost contract with companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | CBS 3 Springfield

    Investigators say a man arrested in connection with the deaths of 320,000 chickens once had a contract with the poultry company operating farms where the chickens died. James Lowery was arrested Tuesday night by Clarendon County Sheriff's deputies.

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  10. Minnesota bird flu cases rise as investigators arriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Fox News

    A lethal strain of bird flu has infected an eighth turkey flock in Minnesota, the nation's top turkey producer, in just over a month, officials said on Tuesday, a day after a team of epidemiologists arrived to investigate how the disease is spreading. Minnesota has detected five cases of the H5N2 flu, which can kill nearly an entire flock of poultry within 48 hours, in commercial turkey flocks since Thursday alone.

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  11. Minnesota bird flu cases rise as U.S. investigators arriveRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    A lethal strain of bird flu has infected an eighth turkey flock in Minnesota, the nation's top turkey producer, in just over a month, officials said on Tuesday, a day after a team of epidemiologists arrived to investigate how the disease is spreading. Minnesota has detected five cases of the H5N2 flu, which can kill nearly an entire flock of poultry within 48 hours, in commercial turkey flocks since Thursday alone.

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  12. Pilgrims Pride Corporation Launches New Corporate WebsiteRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Milling Journal

    Pilgrim's Pride Corporation announces the launch of a new corporate website, www.pilgrims.com , which provides information on the company, its products, team members, growers, culture, and history, as well as meal ideas and recipes for consumers. The redesigned website provides a one-stop location for customers, consumers and investors seeking information about the family farmers who raise Pilgrim's chickens, the team members who produce the well-known, high quality Pilgrim's products and the company's story and philosophy.

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  13. Beef or chicken? Pilgrim's Pride weighs its next moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Denver Post

    As recently as February, Pilgrim's Pride Chief Executive Officer Bill Lovette said the company's interest in growing through acquisitions "remains very high, very strong." Pilgrim's Pride Corp. may be ready to strike a big deal, and it has the means to do it.

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  14. Top U.S. turkey producer Minnesota finds 4th bird flu case -USDARead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | Reuters

    Minnesota, the top U.S. turkey producing state, has found a fourth turkey flock to be infected with a virulent strain of avian flu, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said on Thursday. South Dakota has found its first infection of the H5N2 flu strain, which can kill a poultry flock within 48 hours, in turkeys, according to the agency.

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  15. Minnesota finds 3rd bird flu infection in commercial poultryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | AlertNet

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Saturday confirmed the third infection of a virulent strain of avian flu in a commercial poultry flock in Minnesota, the nation's top turkey-producing state. A case of H5N2 flu was found in a flock of 39,000 turkeys in Stearns County, which is northwest of Minneapolis, according to a notice from USDA.

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  16. Why Should Pilgrim's Pride Corporation Be One of the Important Picks This YearRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | GuruFocus.com

    Consumer spending in the U.S. dropped 0.2% in January. However, after adjusting it for inflation, it actually rose 0.3% during the period.

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  17. Food giant offers high profit margins, strong earnings growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Validea's pick of the week provides a detailed report on a company that scores well in the stock-screening service's model portfolios. On Validea.ca, investors can analyze 1,000 Canadian stocks through 12 different guru-based models and get individual reports on each company.

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  18. Tougher rules considered to contain bird flu outbreak in ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Raw Story

    Authorities are considering imposing tougher restrictions in Arkansas to contain a virulent strain of avian flu in the heart of America's poultry region in a bid to minimize international trade disruptions and contain the virus. The H5N2 flu discovered in Arkansas last week is the state's first case of a strain that causes massive internal hemorrhaging in poultry, can kill nearly every bird in an infected flock within 48 hours, and is prone to mutate.

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  19. U.S. may impose tougher curbs to contain bird flu in ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Reuters

    U.S. authorities are considering imposing tougher restrictions in Arkansas to contain a virulent strain of avian flu in the heart of America's poultry region in a bid to minimize international trade disruptions and contain the virus. The H5N2 flu discovered in Arkansas last week is the state's first case of a strain that causes massive internal hemorrhaging in poultry, can kill nearly every bird in an infected flock within 48 hours, and is prone to mutate.

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  20. Killers sought in deaths of U.S. chickensRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Western Producer

    Revenge may be the motive for the recent killings of more than 300,000 commercial chickens in South Carolina worth US$1.7 million, authorities said.a Birds have been found dead of unnatural causes in 16 chicken barns at six farms that raise chickens for Pilgrims Pride Corp., which laid off 60 people right before the killings began, said Clarendon County sheriff Randy Garrett.a About 325,000 chickens have been found dead at the farms since mid-February, Garrett said.

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