Cal-Maine closes on Tampa Farm Service acquisition
December 12, 2008
by FoodBusinessNews.net Staff
JACKSON, MISS. — Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. has closed on the acquisition of the egg production and marketing assets of Tampa Farm Service, Inc., which is located in Dover, Fla.
The assets include about four million laying hens in modern, in-line facilities, pullet growing facilities, two feed mills and a fleet of delivery trucks for both eggs and feed. The company also acquired the 4-Grain brand of specialty eggs, certain flocks of contract laying hens and Tampa Farm Service’s interest in American Egg Products, Inc.