SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
JBS USA Holdings, Inc.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
1770 PROMONTORY CIRCLE

(Street)
GREELEY CO 80634

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
12/28/2009
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
PILGRIMS PRIDE CORP [ PPC ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 134,397,620 D(1)
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
JBS USA Holdings, Inc.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
1770 PROMONTORY CIRCLE

(Street)
GREELEY CO 80634

(City) (State) (Zip)

Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Batista Flora Mendonca

(Last) (First) (Middle)
AV. BRIGADEIRO FERIA LIMA, 2391
2 ANDAR CONJUNTO 22, SALA 2

(Street)
SAO PAULO D5 01452-000

(City) (State) (Zip)

Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Ramos Valeria Batista Mendonca

(Last) (First) (Middle)
AV. BRIGADEIRO FERIA LIMA, 2391
2 ANDAR CONJUNTO 22, SALA 2

(Street)
SAO PAULO D5 01452-000

(City) (State) (Zip)

Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Batista Vanessa Mendonca

(Last) (First) (Middle)
AV. BRIGADEIRO FERIA LIMA, 2391
2 ANDAR CONJUNTO 22, SALA 2

(Street)
SAO PAULO D5 01452-000

(City) (State) (Zip)

Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Batista Vivianne Mendonca

(Last) (First) (Middle)
AV. BRIGADEIRO FERIA LIMA, 2391
2 ANDAR CONJUNTO 22, SALA 2

(Street)
SAO PAULO D5 01452-000

(City) (State) (Zip)

Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
JJBJ Participacoes LTDA.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
AV. BRIGADEIRO FERIA LIMA, 2391
2 ANDAR CONJUNTO 22, SALA 2

(Street)
SAO PAULO D5 01452-000

(City) (State) (Zip)

Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
JJMB Participacoes LTDA.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
AV. BRIGADEIRO FERIA LIMA, 2391
2 ANDAR CONJUNTO 22, SALA 2

(Street)
SAO PAULO D5 01452-000

(City) (State) (Zip)

Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
VLBM Participacoes LTDA.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
AV. BRIGADEIRO FERIA LIMA, 2391
2 ANDAR CONJUNTO 22, SALA 2

(Street)
SAO PAULO D5 01452-000

(City) (State) (Zip)

Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
VNBM Participacoes LTDA.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
AV. BRIGADEIRO FERIA LIMA, 2391
2 ANDAR CONJUNTO 22, SALA 2

(Street)
SAO PAULO D5 01452-000

(City) (State) (Zip)

Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Explanation of Responses:
1. As more particularly described in the Statement on Schedule 13D (the "Schedule 13D") filed by JBS USA Holdings, Inc. ("JBS USA") and the other reporting persons identified therein (including the Reporting Owners listed above) (the "13D Reporting Persons") with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission on January 7, 2010, the Reporting Owners listed above, together with the other 13D Reporting Persons, share beneficial ownership of the 134,397,620 shares of Common Stock of Pilgrim's Pride Corporation directly owned by JBS USA. The ownership of all of the Reporting Owners listed above, other than JBS USA, is indirect.
Remarks:
The Form is the first of two being filed by JBS USA. Two Forms are being filed as there are more than ten joint filers. Filers on the second of the two Forms are: VVMB Participacoes LTDA., WWMB Participacoes LTDA., ZMF Participacoes LTDA., J&F Participacoes S.A., ZMF Fundo De Investimento em Participacoes, JBS S.A., JBS Global A/S, JBS Hungary Holdings KFT., Jose Batista Sobrinho and JBS USA.
/s/ Christopher Gaddis, by power of attorney (Signature on behalf of Flora Mendonca Batista) 01/07/2010
/s/ Christopher Gaddis, by power of attorney (Signature on behalf of Valeria Batista Mendonca Ramos) 01/07/2010
/s/ Christopher Gaddis, by power of attorney (Signature on behalf of Vanessa Mendonca Batista) 01/07/2010
/s/ Christopher Gaddis, by power of attorney (Signature on behalf of Vivianne Mendonca Batista) 01/07/2010
/s/ Christopher Gaddis, by power of attorney (Signature on behalf of JJBJ Participacoes LTDA.) 01/07/2010
/s/ Christopher Gaddis, by power of attorney (Signature on behalf of JJMB Participacoes LTDA.) 01/07/2010
/s/ Christopher Gaddis, by power of attorney (Signature on behalf of VLBM Participacoes LTDA.) 01/07/2010
/s/ Christopher Gaddis, by power of attorney (Signature on behalf of VNBM Participacoes LTDA.) 01/07/2010
/s/ Christopher Gaddis, by power of attorney (Signature on behalf of JBS USA Holdings, Inc.) 01/07/2010
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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