Odessa slaughter plant fires back up
Facility assists in the start-up of a new direct-beef program
Last updated 8/24/2020 at 12:26pm
ODESSA — The formerly shuttered livestock processing facility has a new lease on life, with the new owners using the facility to help launch a direct-sales beef program.
Miles Curtis, who ranches near Odessa, Ewan and Tokio, bought the facility this spring. The facility had formerly been operated by the non-profit group Cattle Producers of Washington. The new plant, called Limit Bid Packing, processes the beef for Curtis’ direct sales program, as well as processing animals for outside customers.
Curtis’ daughter, Payton, has used the USDA plant to process the family’s beef for an on...