Construction is wrapping up on the 128,000-square-foot Premium Minnesota Pork processing plant. The company is investing $30 million to retrofit the former Gold’n Plump building on the west edge of Luverne.

Premium Minnesota Pork starts Monday

Premium Minnesota Pork will begin processing hogs Monday, June 22, starting at half capacity and ramping up to 2,500 head per day within six weeks.

President Dan Paquin said Thursday that the management team has been hired, and plant employment is at more than 150 of the anticipated full employment of 250.


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