Co-Alliance and Farmer's Grain invest $12.4 million in Columbia City operation for Alliance Feed joint venture.
Country makes another U.S. pork purchase after canceling purchase at end of July.
Company discloses it will eventually enter U.S. alternative protein market.
Findings show CBB activities increased beef demand by 2.6 billion lb. per year in 2014-18.
New facility slated to open June 2020 will double company's production capacity.
Cattle futures plunge as stakeholders strategize to alleviate pressure on sector.
Awards based on injury statistics over three years and evaluation of written applications by academia and other safety experts.
Transition expected to be completed in second quarter of 2020.