DODGE CITY, Kan. (AP) - Workers at the National Beef packing
plant in Dodge City will vote next month on whether to unionize.
The National Labor Relations Board has set Jan. 21 and 22 as the
dates for the union vote. Results are expected to be known sometime
on Jan. 23.
The voting unit mainly includes employees in production and
maintenance, shipping and receiving, plant clericals,
groundskeeping and warehouse.
National Beef says about 2,600 workers are in the voting unit.