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Triumph donates 32,000 pounds of meat to food bank

Triumph donates 32,000 pounds of meat to food bank

Source: News Press Now Triumph Foods has given a 32,700-pound donation of meat to Second Harvest Community Food Bank. The donation of pork butts, spareribs, hams, sirloins and other cuts of meat is enough food to help provide over 130,000 meals across the 19 counties Second Harvest

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Low-stress livestock handling makes safety and economic sense

Low-stress livestock handling makes safety and economic sense

Source: Agweek, by Jenny Schlecht JoDee Haala grew up with horses. Now the director of animal well being with Minnesota’s Christensen Farms, one of the largest, family-owned pork producers in the U.S., she often reflects on a common piece of horse wisdom: It’s rarely the horse. It’s usually

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Christensen Farms Donates $25,000 to Food Banks Throughout the Midwest

Christensen Farms Donates $25,000 to Food Banks Throughout the Midwest

Sleepy Eye, Minn. – During the weeks of December 11 and 18, Christensen Farms, one of the largest family-owned pork producers in the country, donated a total of $25,000 to food banks across the Midwest. The organization collaborated with local food banks in 11 communities in which

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Pig farmers give #HamsAcrossAmerica on #GivingTuesday

Pig farmers give #HamsAcrossAmerica on #GivingTuesday

Source: AGDAILY The National Pork Board, the Iowa Pork Producers Association, Smithfield Foods, and PrairieFresh Premium Pork joined forces to launch the second annual #HamsAcrossAmerica campaign today. The organizations hosted a kickoff event, on Giving Tuesday, to serve clients of the Central Iowa Shelter and Services and

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CF Contract Growers tour Triumph Foods and Daily’s Premium Meats

CF Contract Growers tour Triumph Foods and Daily's Premium Meats

SLEEPY EYE, MINN. – On November 30, 2017, three contract growers with Christensen Farms & Feedlots, Inc. (CF) went down to Triumph Foods and Daily’s Premium Meats in St. Joseph, MO, to tour the facilities with CF CEO, Glenn Stolt. The growers toured both facilities, where they

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Hunting with Heroes

Hunting with Heroes

SLEEPY EYE, MINN. – This past Veteran’s Day, Christensen Farms & Feedlots, Inc. (CF) was proud to support the Hunting with Heroes program, a non-profit organization focused on the physical and emotional healing of our nation’s military heroes through community support, camaraderie and hunting/fishing in the rural communities

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Christensen Farms Opens New Research Facility

Christensen Farms Opens New Research Facility

SLEEPY EYE, MINN. – Christensen Farms & Feedlots, Inc. (CF) hosted an open house for the opening of their new research facility, R2, near Comfrey, Minn. on Tuesday, Nov. 7th. At the open house, individuals had the opportunity to take tours of this state-of-the-art facility, and talk

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Museum’s farm pigs make for hefty food donation

Museum’s farm pigs make for hefty food donation

Source: Mankato Free Press, by Brian Arola Mankato, MN – Two not so little pigs went to market, and now the pork will go all the way home to families in need. Christensen Farms of Sleepy Eye donated two pigs in May to the Children’s Museum of Southern

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Congressman Steve King (Iowa) visits Christensen Farms Truck Wash

Congressman Steve King (Iowa) visits Christensen Farms Truck Wash

SLEEPY EYE, MINN. – Christensen Farms & Feedlots, Inc. hosted Iowa’s Congressman, Steve King, at their Truck Wash facility located in Garner, Iowa, on Thursday, September 21, 2017. The truck wash was one of many stops for King, as he visited a number of other family farms

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Seaboard Triumph Foods Sioux City pork processing plant operations start

Seaboard Triumph Foods Sioux City pork processing plant operations start

Source: Seaboard Triumph Foods Sioux City, Iowa (Aug. 31, 2017) – Seaboard Triumph Foods (“STF”) will start operation of its new pork processing plant located in Sioux City, Iowa, on Sept. 5. The facility will begin with one shift of commercial operations that will ramp up employment to

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