Pendergrass, Georgia

Pendergrass, Jackson County, GeorgiaWayne Farms Pendergrass

977 Wayne Poultry Road
Pendergrass, Georgia 30567

History

  • 1964 – Hatchery constructed in Clermont, Ga.
  • 1967 – Pendergrass facility constructed, began production of ice-packed birds
  • 1987 – Second shift production added
  • 1999 – New feed mill constructed in Maysville, Ga.; transferred feed mill production from Gainesville, GA
  • 2001 – Expanded processing plant

Number of employees:   

1173

Local employment:

Employees are from Banks, Clarke, DeKalb, Gwinnett, Hall and Jackson Counties in Georgia

Key management Positions:

  • Operations Manager
  • Complex Manager 
  • Plant Manager
  • Area Human Resources Manager