US - Carlyle, Illinois pig company, The Maschhoffs, has acquired two sow farms from affiliates of JBS United.
The two farms in Morristown and Crawfordsville, Indiana can house up to 7,500 sows and employ about 30 people.
“We are excited about this strategic transaction, which materialized due to our long-standing relationship and partnership with JBS United, Inc. We look forward to integrating these farms and their employees into our operations,” said Jason Logsdon, Chief Executive Officer for The Maschhoffs (pictured).
The Maschhoffs is the largest independent pork producer in the United States.
The company is owned by fifth-generation family members Dave Maschhoff and his wife, Karen, and Ken Maschhoff and his wife, Julie.
The Maschhoffs partners with more than 450 production partners across the Midwest.
They work with the company to collectively produce enough pork to feed more than 16 million consumers annually.
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