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SHUTDOWN OF OPERATIONS SCHEDULED FOR SYLVAN FOODS HOLDINGS, INC.'S MOONLIGHT MUSHROOMS SUBSIDIARY

 SARVER, Pa., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Sylvan Foods Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: SYLN) today announced that its Moonlight Mushrooms, Inc. subsidiary's hourly work force rejected the company's proposal for a new six-year labor agreement. Moonlight officials said the company would take immediate measures to prepare for a shutdown of its operations no later than Nov. 1, 1993. The shutdown will result in the elimination of approximately 965 jobs over a three-month period at the Worthington, Pa., mushroom farm.
 Sylvan Foods Holdings, Inc. is the leading worldwide producer and distributor of mushroom spawn and other spawn-related products and services and the third largest domestic grower and marketer of fresh mushrooms.
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 /CONTACT: Bill Mooney of Sylvan Foods Holdings, 412-295-3910/
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