According to a suit filed just after Thanksgiving, fast food giant Mcdonalds is suing a group of pork industry producers for price fixing.
JBS USA has agreed to pay a $52.5 million settlement over allegations of conspiring to limit the supply of the U.S. beef market in order to boost profits.
On Sunday, JBS USA — one of the largest meat processors in the world — was the target of an organized cybersecurity attack.
Tuesday evening President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order that ordered meat processing plants to remain open, declaring them critical infrastructure.
JBS USA announced the indefinite closure of the Worthington, Minnesota, pork production facility that processes 20,000 hogs per day.