Research Facility

Ellijay, Georgia

Pilgrim’s Donation Will Help Fund Broiler Farm House Research Facility

A Pilgrim’s gift of $400,000, will help construct a research and learning facility for Gilmer County FFA School Systems. The facility be a fully operational broiler farm with all necessary equipment included to conduct classes and build skills around nutrition, feed, disease, animal welfare and more.

Partner: Ellijay High School
Completion Date: TBD

Footprint in Ellijay

The Ellijay operation is a two-shift poultry processing facility in northwest Georgia that makes product for domestic and export consumption.

Growers: 221
Payments to Growers: $32M+
Payroll Taxes: $750,000+


Team Members

$ 33 M+


$ 8 M+