Press Release

Reminder: Sanderson Farms to Host Investor Conference

October 2, 2018

LAUREL, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 2, 2018-- Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAFM) management plans to host an investor conference October 10-11, 2018, at The Windsor Court Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The investor presentation and Q&A session will be led by Joe F. Sanderson, Jr., chairman and chief executive officer, with additional comments from industry experts and the Company’s management team. On day two of the conference, Mr. Sanderson will provide commentary regarding market conditions, the Company's operations and an update on the impact to the Company's North Carolina operations caused by Hurricane Florence. The presentation will begin at approximately 8:00 a.m. Central Time on Thursday, October 11, 2018, and will be available to investors via a live audio webcast. A link to the broadcast will be posted on the investor relations section of the Company’s website, www.sandersonfarms.com, and a replay will be available for 30 days.

The Company will also host a dinner for conference participants on Wednesday night, October 10, 2018. Further details about the conference schedule, agenda and travel information are available at the events and presentations section of the Company’s website, ir.sandersonfarms.com/events-and-presentations.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. is engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh, frozen and minimally prepared chicken. Its shares trade on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol SAFM.

Source: Sanderson Farms, Inc.

Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Mike Cockrell, 601-649-4030
Treasurer & Chief Financial Officer