Press Release

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend

January 17, 2019

LAUREL, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 17, 2019-- 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 February 12, 2019, to stockholders of record on January 29, 2019.

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.

Mike Cockrell
Treasurer & Chief Financial Officer
(601) 649-4030