Wayne Farms LLC is the sixth largest vertically integrated poultry producer in the U.S. with annual sales exceeding $1.4 billion. We own and operate 10 fresh and further-processed facilities throughout the Southeast and produce more than 1.8 billion pounds of poultry products each year.
Utilizing the many resources of our parent organization, Continental Grain Company, Wayne Farms LLC’s vertical integration allows control of the process from feed to final (raw or cooked) product, assuring strict product quality and food safety throughout the process. Wayne Farms LLC produces products under the brand names of WAYNE FARMS®, DUTCH QUALITY HOUSE®, and PLATINUM HARVEST® and has a well-known history of providing exceptional poultry to some of the largest industrial, institutional, and foodservice companies across America.
Today, Wayne Farms LLC employs approximately 8900 people in eight integrated complexes, comprising eight hatcheries (7.6 million chicks per week capacity); seven feed mills (43,700 tons per week); eight slaughter processing plants (6.2 million head per week capacity); and two further processing plants. The Wayne Farms fresh plants are located in Albertville, Alabama; Danville, Arkansas; Decatur, Alabama; Dobson, North Carolina; Enterprise, Alabama; Laurel, Mississippi; Union Springs, Alabama; and Pendergrass, Georgia. The further processing plants are located in Decatur, Alabama (East & West locations).