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10:29 am
Fri November 15, 2013

More Jobs for Millsboro Mountaire Facilities

Credit dpichicken.org

49 new jobs are expected to come to the Millsboro plant as Mountaire Farms expands its operations.

The jobs are expected to pay around $25,000 a year.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that company was just approved for an $87-thousand grant from the Delaware Strategic Fund tied to the jobs and a $129-thousand grant from the Delaware Strategic Fund Capital Expenditure for capital improvements.

The firm has just completed an $8.5 million expansion of its Millsboro hatchery last month and expects to finish another $4.5 million building expansion at the Millsboro Processing plant next month.