Wayne Farms LLC is the fifth largest vertically integrated poultry producer in the U.S. with annual sales exceeding $2 billion. We own and operate 11 fresh and prepared foods facilities throughout the Southeast and produce more than 2.5 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. Wayne Farms LLC produces products under the brand names of WAYNE FARMS®, CHEF'S CRAFT®, DUTCH QUALITY HOUSE®, and PLATINUM HARVEST® and has a well-known history of providing exceptional poultry to some of the largest industrial, institutional, and foodservice companies across America.
Today, Wayne Farms LLC employs approximately 9800 people in nine integrated complexes, comprising hatcheries, feed mills, slaughter processing plants, and two prepared foods plants. The Wayne Farms fresh plants are located in Albertville, Alabama; Danville, Arkansas; Decatur, Alabama; Dobson, North Carolina; Dothan, Alabama, Enterprise, Alabama; Laurel, Mississippi; Union Springs, Alabama; and Pendergrass, Georgia. The prepared foods plants are located in Decatur, Alabama (East & West locations).
Wayne Farms is committed to investing in the education, training and development of its workers and surrounding communities. At Wayne Farms, our recipe for success begins with the highest-quality ingredients: our employees. Each one plays a critical role in creating our professional, collaborative environment and contributing to our success.