Nebraska ranchers have broken ground on a producer-owned beef processing plant that is expected to add more than $1 billion to the economy.
North Platte-based Sustainable Beef LLC is expected to process 400,000 head of cattle per year, employ nearly 900 workers and add 1,000 jobs to the region.
During Tuesday’s ceremony, CEO David Briggs said Central and Western Nebraska is an ideal location. “We have a lot of corn here.
Producer-owned processor breaks ground on $300 million facility in Nebraska