JBS Chicken Brands


Longford, one of Tasmania's oldest towns, is located 25 kilometres south-west of Launceston.

The Longford plant is a multi-species processing facility utilizing state-of-the-art processing equipment and systems. Extensive cold storage facilities are also located at the plant.

Production capacity is approximately 450 beef cattle and 1,600 smallstock per day, and employs 331 people

All beef produced at Longford is HGP free due to the Tasmanian ban on the use of hormone growth promotants in cattle.

Plant Manager: Vernon Piwari