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Audio: Coronavirus hits Missouri hog farm in Audrain County

Thirteen hog farm employees in Audrain County have tested positive for the coronavirus. Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services Director Randall Williams says the cases impact the overall food chain. Some Missouri meat processing plants have closed or reduced their output due to coronavirus outbreaks, including in Moniteau and Saline Counties.     “We […]

Triumph Foods

Triumph Foods to donate 20 tons of pork products to Second Harvest Community Food Bank

Triumph Foods, located in the stockyards area of St. Joseph is donating nearly 40,000 pounds of premium pork products to Second Harvest Community Food Bank of Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas. This donation of lean, high-quality pork spare ribs, back ribs, hams, loins, tenderloins, pork steaks, and other cuts of meat is enough food to […]

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Overturned semi truck loaded with hogs causes chaos for motorists in Cameron

The Cameron Police Department and Highway Patrol report westbound Highway 36 at Highway 69 at Cameron is back open after a tractor-trailer truck hauling hogs overturned causing some of the animals to escape the trailer Thursday morning. A spokesperson for Troop H of the Highway Patrol reports westbound 36 was cleared around 10:50. The Patrol […]

Second Harvest Food Bank

Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Missouri receives large donation

Triumph Foods, LLC of Saint Joseph donated 33,000 pounds of premium pork products to Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Missouri. The donated meat included lean, high-quality pork spare ribs, back ribs, hams, loins, tenderloins, and pork steaks. The donation will help provide over 100,000 meals across the 19 counties Second Harvest serves in Northwest […]