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WAYNE-SANDERSON FARMS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT INDUCTED INTO MISSISSIPPI POULTRY HALL OF FAME
09/29/2022Company News

OAKWOOD, Ga. (September 27, 2022) – Wayne-Sanderson Farms’ senior vice president and general manager of retail, Bob “Pic” Billingsley, has been inducted into the Mississippi Poultry Association’s Hall of Fame during the association’s 85th annual convention. Read More >

WAYNE-SANDERSON FARMS REBRANDING FOCUSED ON SHARED VALUES, FUTURE GOALS OF NEW POULTRY COMPANY
09/08/2022Company News

OAKWOOD, Ga. (September 8th, 2022) – Wayne-Sanderson Farms has unveiled a new brand identity and logo following the recent merger of the two industry leaders. Read More >

AGademics: How Wayne-Sanderson Farms Summer Interns Learn about Agriculture both Inside and Outside the Classroom

This summer, third-year law student at the University of Mississippi, Jimpson Young III, got a crash course in contract and risk management, but he did not gain that experience in a classroom, he gained it in the school of hard knocks. Read More >

AGademics: How Wayne-Sanderson Farms Summer Interns Learn about Agriculture both Inside and Outside the Classroom

Growing up on a farm, agriculture was a constant in nearly every aspect of Elizabeth Claire Scheppler’s life including being an active member of her local 4-H and Future Farmers of America chapters. Read More >

AGademics: How Wayne-Sanderson Farms Summer Interns Learn about Agriculture both Inside and Outside the Classroom

From early childhood, John David James was always surrounded by tools and machines, which developed into a passion for maintenance and mechanics later in life. Read More >

AGademics: How Wayne-Sanderson Farms Summer Interns Learn about Agriculture both Inside and Outside the Classroom

Growing up, Julius Reese dreamed of becoming a veterinarian when he was older and, like most people, that dream has evolved over the years, but one thing has remained the same, his love for taking care of animals. Read More >

CARGILL AND CONTINENTAL GRAIN COMPLETE ACQUISITION OF SANDERSON FARMS
07/22/2022Company News

LAUREL, Miss. (February 10, 2022) – Sanderson Farms, Inc. has been named one of America’s Best Large Employers for 2022 by Forbes magazine. The 2022 list ranks the top 1,000 employers in the U.S. across 25 different industry sectors in two categories, large employers and mid-size employ... Read More >

AGademics: How Wayne-Sanderson Farms Summer Interns Learn about Agriculture both Inside and Outside the Classroom

In high school, Oscar Martinez became interested in agriculture after getting involved with his local Future Farmers of America (FFA) chapter, which helped him research the many facets of agriculture and determine his specific passion, the poultry industry Read More >

AGademics: How Sanderson Farms Summer Interns Learn about Agriculture both Inside and Outside the Classroom

Since middle school, Madison Richardson has dreamed of becoming a veterinarian, but that was before she spent a summer in Sanderson Farms’ summer internship program last year. Read More >

AGademics: How Sanderson Farms Summer Interns Learn about Agriculture both Inside and Outside the Classroom

As a child, Connor Miller had big dreams of becoming an astronaut or an architect, but neither of those grand plans included him working in the poultry industry even after Miller pursued a degree in computer engineering technology. Read More >