Plant to process over 2.9 billion lb. of milk into more than 300 million lb. of block cheese and 20 million lb. of whey protein powders.
New Preston Protein Products entity will be joint venture between Diversified Ingredients and Johnson Farms.
Next project includes upgrading and extending locks to 1,200 ft. chambers so modern tows may pass.
Nearly 80% of survey respondents report incurring extra costs on at least 5% of shipments.
Dennis Organ will succeed Ken Sullivan as president and chief executive officer.