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USDA-Inspected Livestock Slaughter Facilities in Florida1

Chad Carr, Larry Eubanks, and Ryan Dijkhuis 2

Several livestock producers are trying to gain a greater portion of the available profit margin by becoming meat marketers, rather than just livestock marketers. Additionally, many Florida consumers aspire to buy locally raised products. The following is a comprehensive list of USDA-inspected meat-animal slaughter facilities in the state of Florida. Contact these processors to help meet the needs of potential niche marketers or the most discriminating meat consumer.

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Contact information for USDA-inspected livestock slaughter facilities in Florida.

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Services offered by USDA-inspected livestock slaughter facilities in Florida.

Footnotes

1. This document is AN203, one of a series of the Department of Animal Sciences, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date July 2008. Revised July 2013 and September 2019. Visit the EDIS website at https://edis.ifas.ufl.edu for the currently supported version of this publication.
2. Chad Carr, associate professor; Larry Eubanks, coordinator of research programs; and Ryan Dijkhuis, biological scientist, Department of Animal Sciences; UF/IFAS Extension, Gainesville, FL 32611.

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Date: 9/18/2019

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