Nicholville sits just outside the Adirondack Park in St. Lawrence County and a Maine company says it hopes to launch a feed lot that would handle about 5,000 head of cattle at a time.
This from the Watertown Daily Times.
“Our intent is to keep the facility running and hopefully add quite a bit to the agricultural community up there,” [Erick P. Jensen, Pineland Farms Natural Meats president] said.
“We have strong relationships with several retailers in the Northeast, including Whole Foods and Hannaford. The market is strong and continues to grow.”
The newspaper notes that this operation won’t bring a new slaughterhouse to the area. Here’s a link to the full article.