Press Release

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend

April 19, 2018

LAUREL, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 19, 2018-- Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAFM) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.32 (thirty-two cents) per share payable May 15, 2018, to stockholders of record on May 1, 2018.

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