Wayne Farms LLC is one of the largest vertically integrated poultry producers in the U.S. with annual sales exceeding $2.2 billion. We own and operate 11 fresh and further-processed facilities throughout the Southeast and produce more than 2.6 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. Producing products under the brand names of WAYNE FARMS® fresh chicken; PLATINUM HARVEST® premium fresh chicken; DUTCH QUALITY HOUSE® chicken and CHEF’S CRAFT™ gourmet chicken, Wayne Farms has a well-known history of delivering exceptional poultry products to some of the largest industrial, institutional, and foodservice companies across America.
Today, Wayne Farms LLC employs approximately 9000 people in nine integrated complexes, comprising nine hatcheries; nine feed mills; nine slaughter processing plants; and two further processing plants. The Wayne Farms fresh plants are located in Albertville, Alabama; Danville, Arkansas; Decatur, Alabama; Dothan, 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).