Cooper Farms Acquires Hemmelgarn & Sons in Ohio
Purchase includes feed mill, egg grading and packaging plant and 1.6M hens
Cooper Farms, Oakwood, OH, finalized its asset acquisition of Hemmelgarn & Sons, Inc. helping to further grow the egg portion of its business, reports The Daily Advocate.
The purchase includes an offline egg grading and packaging plant, located in Philothea; a feed mill, located in Union City; 1.6 million hens, cared for by 12 contract farmers; as well as a trucking fleet and nearly 300 acres of land.
Cooper Farms previously had one egg grader and four feed mills.