Strike against MGP in Atchison Continues

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No new talks are scheduled between Atchison's MGP Ingredients and its striking union members.

148 workers walked off the job Saturday morning. They are upset over a provision in the new contract that the company said was meant to deter abuse of sick time.

MGP makes specialty wheat proteins and food-grade alcohol. It says it's continue to supply customers with existing inventory and production from other facilties.