🍖 Situational awareness: Smithfield Foods is closing its pork processing plant in Sioux Falls, S.D., indefinitely after 293 employees tested positive for the coronavirus.
- Smithfield CEO Kenneth Sullivan said: "The closure of this facility, combined with a growing list of other protein plants that have shuttered across our industry, is pushing our country perilously close to the edge in terms of our meat supply."
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