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In this May 1, 2020, file photo, a sign sits in front of the Tyson Foods plant in Waterloo, Iowa.
(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, file)
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July 09, 2020 - 9:11 pm
Worker advocates file meat plants discrimination complaint
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In this photo provided by Cristobal Francisquez, his parents Paulina and Marcos Francisco pose for a photo in front of their house in Sioux City, Iowa, Monday, May 25, 2020.
(Cristobal Francisquez via AP)
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May 27, 2020 - 7:29 am
Worker shortage concerns loom in immigrant-heavy meatpacking
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In this Dec. 8, 2009 file photo, a butcher places beef on display at Costco in Mountain View, Calif. U.S. meat supplies are dwindling due to coronavirus-related production shutdowns.
(AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, file)
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May 05, 2020 - 4:04 pm
Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores
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FILE - This April 8, 2020 file photo, shows the Smithfield pork processing plant in Sioux Falls, S.D. (AP Photo/Stephen Groves File)
(AP Photo/Stephen Groves File)
WRVA News
May 04, 2020 - 11:35 am
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota pork processing plant took its first steps toward reopening Monday after being shuttered for over two weeks because of a coronavirus outbreak that infected more than 800 employees.
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Gov. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., on the coronavirus response, in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, April 28, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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April 29, 2020 - 1:48 pm
While President Trump wants to keep the food chain strong by ordering meat packing plants to stay open, there are some that think it's a bad idea.
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President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with Gov. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., on the coronavirus response, in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, April 28, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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April 28, 2020 - 2:31 pm
With meat processing plants closing all over the country, President Trump plans to sign an executive order ordering them to stay open.
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This April 8, 2020, file photo shows the Smithfield pork processing plant in Sioux Falls, S.D., where health officials reported dozens employees have confirmed cases of the coronavirus infection. (AP Photo/Stephen Groves, File)
(AP Photo/Stephen Groves, File)
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April 27, 2020 - 4:51 pm
Virus is Expected to Reduce Meat Selection and Raise Prices
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A Tyson Fresh Meats plant stands in Waterloo, Iowa, date not known.  (Jeff Reinitz/The Courier via AP)
(Jeff Reinitz/The Courier via AP)
WRVA News
April 22, 2020 - 11:39 am
Tyson Foods suspended operations Wednesday at an Iowa plant that is critical to the nation's pork supply but had been devastated by a growing coronavirus outbreak.
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At a pilot large scale drive-through COVID-19 testing site in the Georgia International Horse Park on Thursday, April 16, 2020, in Conyers, Ga. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
(Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
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April 17, 2020 - 1:27 pm
Four workers at a Georgia poultry plant have died because of the virus. Read more about the growing concern of cases happening at plants handling meat.
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Nancy Reynoza organized a protest in solidarity with Smithfield Food, Inc. employees after many workers complained of unsafe working conditions due to the COVID-19 outbreak in Sioux Falls, S.D. (Erin Bormett/The Argus Leader via AP)
(Erin Bormett/The Argus Leader via AP)
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April 14, 2020 - 1:59 pm
A Virginia-based meat company has made the decision to close its plant in South Dakota after a coronavirus outbreak. Read more to find out what devastating effect that could have at your local grocery store.
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