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​World's Largest Meat Company Mired In Multiple Corruption Scandals

JBS USA is selling its cattle feeding operations in the U.S., which have a capacity of nearly 1 million head of cattle. (Photo: Harvest Public Media)

It’s been a rough few months for the world’s largest meat company. Brazil-based J-B-S is known for rapidly expanding across the globe. Its U.S. headquarters are in Greeley, Colorado. The company is so large, if you eat meat, there’s a good chance you’ve eaten their chicken, beef or pork. But as Harvest Public Media’s Luke Runyon reports, a series of scandals has hit the meatpacking giant.


Harvest Public Media is a reporting collaboration focused on issues of food, fuel and field. Harvest covers agriculture-related topics through a network of reporters and partner stations throughout the Midwest.

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