Consolidated Catfish to Take Over SouthFresh Alabama Plant, Keep it Operating
Consolidated Catfish and SouthFresh Aquaculture announced an agreement today that would keep the SouthFresh catfish plant operating, and able to serve its existing customers.
SouthFresh, which is owned by the Alabama Farmers Cooperative, declared bankruptcy in January, 2019. The new plan to keep operating will be presented to the bankruptcy court.
On Friday, Consolidated Catfish, known as CCP, signed a long term lease for the SouthFresh plant in Eutaw, Alabama. The lease is subject to court approval. It would allow the processing plant to remain open...Full Story »