Decision was made with health of NGFA members and guests, staff, speakers and exhibitors as top priority.
CEO says geographical diversification and diverse protein portfolio will provide more consistent results over long term.
Eggert has been a key member of company’s senior management and leadership team since 2014.
Shell Rock, Iowa, plant is company’s second to produce its NexPro protein ingredient.
Mississippi, Arkansas, Alabama, Louisiana and New Mexico affected most by COVID-19 pandemic.
Democrats finding it harder to win in rural America, and that’s not always good for rural interests.
Food industry groups strongly support prioritizing essential workers for first to receive COVID-19 vaccine.