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+