Slaughterhouse owner Marin Sun Farms will no longer process animals for private labels

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The company that owns the only U. S. D. A. certified slaughterhouse in the bay area plans to stop processing animals from small meat producers KQED is Peter Jon Shuler reports the announcement by Marin sun farms has left local ranchers and farmers feeling let down scrambling to figure out how to continue their businesses progressive pastors specialty rancher Pamela total yet so the next closest facility is five hours away any piece of agricultural infrastructure that is lost in our area is really going to impact the food that we are able to source and eat and provide to our friends and family Marin sun co owner clear Ehrman jarred says it was a difficult decision made after the company lost several key managers overseeing the federal inspection process she said the company would reconsider the decision at the end of next year's first

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