June 30, 2017

House of Raeford Farms Plans Rebuild of Wallace Plant Following February Fire

TEACHEY, NC—June 30, 2017: Following a devastating fire at its Wallace, NC-based processing plant in February, House of Raeford Farms has officially selected a contractor to manage the rebuilding process. House of Raeford is partnering with Fitts & Goodwin, an experienced general contracting and construction company based in Columbia, SC, to build the new Wallace processing facility.“Fitts & Goodwin shares House of Raeford’s commitments to community… Read More

March 1, 2017

Update on House of Raeford Wallace Plant Fire Investigation

TEACHEY, NC—March 1, 2017: House of Raeford Farms today received updates from the fire investigative team regarding the recent fire at the company’s Wallace Plant. The investigative team consisted of investigators from the NCSBI, ATF, Duplin County Sheriff’s Office and the Duplin County Fire Marshal’s Office. While the official investigation is still in progress, preliminary… Read More

February 28, 2017

Update on House of Raeford Wallace Employee Reassignment Plans

TEACHEY, NC—February 28, 2017: The first round of employees displaced by the weekend fire at House of Raeford Farms’ Wallace Plant began work today at the company’s Rose Hill, NC facility. Following is an update on the first round of Wallace employee reassignments as of Tuesday evening: All Wallace managers—with the exception of some refrigeration… Read More

February 27, 2017

Official Update on House of Raeford Farms Wallace Plant Fire

TEACHEY, NC—February 27, 2017: During a news conference Monday afternoon, House of Raeford Farms sustainability and communications manager Dave Witter provided an official update from the Johnson and Beasley Families, owners of House of Raeford Farms, Inc., regarding the early Sunday morning fire the company’s Wallace plant: The Johnson and Beasley Families wish to extend… Read More

February 26, 2017

Statement on Wallace Plant Fire

Teachey, NC (February 26, 2017): At approximately 11:30 pm last night, a fire was reported in a House of Raeford Farms processing plant, known as the “Wallace Plant.” Fortunately, the plant was not in operation at the time. One injury to a first responder has been reported. Plant management worked quickly to secure the scene and ensure… Read More

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