Hog Farming

Tables

This page includes data in table format on various topics for the hog farming industry. These tables are referenced with hyperlinks throughout the other sections of this industry, but are also all listed here for comparative purposes. The labeling system for the tables, charts and maps as follows is the same for each industry in which information is available: establishments (T2), employment (T3), average annual wages (T4), and layoffs/plant closings (T8) for North Carolina (Table "a"), the United States (Table "b") and top U.S. states (Table "c''). See the “Website Overview” for more details.


Hog Farming: Table 1a: NC Top Employers
Rank Company Name Headquarters Primary NAICS NC Locations NC Employment Total Employment Total Sales ($US Mil)
1 Smithfield Foods Smithfield, VA 11221 45 10,000 47,000 $13,221
2 Maxwell Foods Goldsboro, NC 11221 1 975 1,000 $110
3 Prestage Farms Clinton, NC 11221 4 810 1,800 $110
4 TDM Farms Newton Grove, NC 11221 1 360 600 $6
5 Southern Foods, Inc. Greensboro, NC 424470 1 200 600 $33
6 Freirich Foods, Inc. Salisbury, NC 311611 1 105 105 $18
7 The Pork Company Warsaw, NC 311611 1 100 100 $7
8 Wolfson Casing (DRG New York Holdings Corporation) Tar Heel, NC (Mt. Vernon, NY) 311611 1 100 100 N/A
9 Curtis Packing Company Greensboro, NC 311611 1 100 125 $22
10 Carolina Packers (Bright Leaf Hot Dogs) Smithfield, NC 311611 1 100 100 $17
11 N. G. Purvis Farms Robbins, NC 11221 3 N/A N/A $13

Sources: Dun & Bradstreet’s Hoover’s Online Pro database, secondary news sources and personal communication. Total sales and total employment represent data for the entire corporation. See the FAQ question for additional details.

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Hog Farming: Table 2a: NC Establishments: 1992 - 2012
Hog Farming: Table 2b: U.S. Establishments: 1992 - 2012
Hog Farming: Table 2c: U.S. Establishments (by State): 1992 - 2012
Hog Farming: Table 3a: NC Employment: 1992 - 2012
Hog Farming: Table 3b: U.S. Employment: 1992 - 2012
Hog Farming: Table 3c: U.S. Employment (by State): 1992 - 2012
Hog Farming: Table 4a: NC Avg. Annual Wages: 1992 - 2012
Hog Farming: Table 4b: U.S. Avg. Annual Wages: 1992 - 2012
Hog Farming: Table 4c: U.S. Average Annual Wages (by State): 1992 - 2012
Hog Farming: Table 8a: NC Layoffs & Closings: 1989 - 2013