Gold Kist Inc Sample Contracts

March 12th, 2004 · Common Contracts · 333 similar
Gold Kist IncGOLD KIST INC. REGISTRATION RIGHTS AGREEMENT

Gold Kist Inc., a corporation organized under the Georgia Cooperative Marketing Act (the “Issuer”), proposes to issue and sell to Credit Suisse First Boston LLC, Rabo Securities USA, Inc., SunTrust Capital Markets, Inc., ING Financial Markets LLC and Harris Nesbitt Corp. (collectively, the “Initial Purchasers”), upon the terms set forth in a purchase agreement dated as of March 5, 2004 (the “Purchase Agreement”), U.S.$200,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 10 1/4% Senior Notes due 2014 (the “Initial Securities”) to be unconditionally guaranteed (the “Guaranties”) by Agra Trade Financing, Inc., Agvestments, Inc., Cross Equipment Company, Inc., GK Finance Corporation, GK Pecans, Inc., GK Peanuts, Inc., AgraTech Seeds, Inc. and Luker, Inc. (collectively, the “Guarantors” and, together with the Issuer, the “Company”). The Initial Securities will be issued pursuant to an Indenture dated as of March 10, 2004 (the “Indenture”), among the Issuer, the Guarantors named therein and U.S. Ba

March 12th, 2004 · Common Contracts · 173 similar
Gold Kist IncGold Kist Inc., as Issuer 10 1/4% Senior Notes Due March 15, 2014

INDENTURE dated as of March 10, 2004 among GOLD KIST INC., a corporation organized under the Georgia Cooperative Marketing Act (the “Company”), the SUBSIDIARY GUARANTORS and U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, a national banking corporation (the “Trustee”).

September 24th, 1997 · Common Contracts · 17 similar
Gold Kist IncEXHIBIT 4 (J)(9) GOLD KIST INC. NOTE PURCHASE AND PRIVATE SHELF AGREEMENT PRIVATE SHELF FACILITY with an initial draw of 7.60% SERIES A SENIOR NOTES DUE FEBRUARY 11, 2012 Dated as of February 11, 1997 TABLE OF CONTENTS
March 12th, 2004 · Common Contracts · 9 similar
Gold Kist IncFOURTH AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT Dated as of March 10, 2004 by and among GOLD KIST INC., as Borrower, VARIOUS BANKS, LENDING INSTITUTIONS, AND INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORS as Lenders, SUNTRUST BANK, as Syndication Agent, HARRIS TRUST AND...

THIS FOURTH AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT, dated as of March 10, 2004, is made and entered into by and among GOLD KIST INC., a cooperative marketing association organized and existing under the laws of the State of Georgia (the “Borrower”), various banks and other lending institutions and institutional investors as are, or may from time to time become, parties hereto (collectively, the “Lenders” and individually, a “Lender”), SUNTRUST BANK, as Syndication Agent (the “Syndication Agent”), HARRIS TRUST AND SAVINGS BANK and ING CAPITAL LLC, as Co-Documentation Agents (collectively, the “Co-Documentation Agents”), and COÖPERATIEVE CENTRALE RAIFFEISEN-BOERENLEENBANK B.A., “RABOBANK NEDERLAND”, NEW YORK BRANCH, as Agent for the Lenders and sole lead arranger.

March 12th, 2004 · Common Contracts · 7 similar
Gold Kist IncGold Kist Inc. PURCHASE AGREEMENT

On the Closing Date, the Company and the Guarantors will, simultaneously with the purchase, sale and delivery of the Offered Securities, amend and restate the Credit Agreement dated as of September 27, 2002 (as amended and restated, the “Rabobank Agreement”), among the Company, the lenders named therein and Cooperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen – Boerenleenbank B.A., “Rabobank Nederland”, New York Branch, as agent (the “Agent”). The Company will apply a portion of the net proceeds of the Offered Securities to the prepayment in full of all revolving loans, term loans, accrued and unpaid interest, prepayment penalties and other amounts unpaid and outstanding under the Rabobank Agreement on the Closing Date (the “Outstanding Amounts”). Contemporaneously with the purchase, sale and delivery of the Offered Securities, the Company will (i) deliver to the Agent an irrevocable notice of full prepayment of the Outstanding Amounts and (ii) wire transfer, to the account of the Agent designated for suc

September 23rd, 2003 · Common Contracts · 3 similar
Gold Kist Incamong
February 11th, 2003 · Common Contracts · 3 similar
Gold Kist Incamong COOPERATIEVE CENTRALE RAIFFEISEN- BOERENLEENBANK B.A., "RABOBANK NEDERLAND", NEW YORK BRANCH, as Collateral Agent, Credit Agent, a Lender, and a Letter of Credit Issuer and EACH OF THE LENDERS UNDER THE THIRD AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT...
April 25th, 1997 · Common Contracts · 2 similar
Gold Kist IncAGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER DATED AS OF APRIL 22, 1997 AMONG GOLDEN POULTRY COMPANY, INC., GOLD KIST INC., AGRI INTERNATIONAL, INC. AND GOLDEN POULTRY ACQUISITION CORP. TABLE OF CONTENTS
March 12th, 2004
Gold Kist IncSECOND AMENDMENT TO FIRST AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT (Term Loan)

THIS SECOND AMENDMENT TO FIRST AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT (Term Loan) (“Amendment Agreement”) is made as of March 10, 2004 (“Execution Date”) to be effective as of the Effective Date, by and among Gold Kist Inc., a Georgia cooperative marketing association (“Borrower”) and CoBank, ACB (“CoBank”) as Lender.

October 13th, 2000
Gold Kist IncOctober 13, 1998 GOLD KIST INC. 244 Perimeter Center Parkway, N.E. Atlanta, Georgia 30346 Attention: Mr. Steven O. West, Treasurer Ladies and Gentlemen: Reference is made to each of the following agreements: (i) that certain Note Purchase and Private...
October 13th, 2000
Gold Kist IncJanuary 21, 2000 GOLD KIST INC. 244 Perimeter Center Parkway, N.E. Atlanta, Georgia 30346 Attention: Mr. Steven O. West, Treasurer Ladies and Gentlemen: Reference is made to each of the following agreements: (i) that certain Note Purchase and Private...
September 23rd, 2003
Gold Kist IncCREDIT AGREEMENT (Term Loan)
October 13th, 2000
Gold Kist IncTENTH AMENDMENT TO CREDIT AGREEMENT
September 28th, 2004
Gold Kist IncSIXTH AMENDMENT TO NOTE AGREEMENT

This Sixth Amendment, dated as of September 28, 2004 (this “Amendment”), is made to that Second Consolidated, Amended and Restated Note Agreement dated as of September 27, 2002, as amended as of January 29, 2003, as of February 11, 2003, as of February 11, 2004, as of March 10, 2004 and as of July 16, 2004 (as so amended, the “Note Agreement”), among Gold Kist Inc., a cooperative marketing association organized and existing under the laws of the State of Georgia (the “Company”), The Prudential Insurance Company of America (“Prudential”) and the Gateway Recovery Trust. Capitalized terms used herein and not otherwise defined shall have the meanings set forth in the Note Agreement.

September 26th, 2001
Gold Kist IncSOUTHERN STATES COOPERATIVE, INCORPORATED and
September 24th, 1997
Gold Kist IncMay 13, 1997 GOLD KIST INC. 224 Perimeter Center Parkway, N.E. Atlanta, Georgia 30346 Attention: Mr. Steven O. West Treasurer Ladies and Gentlemen: Reference is made to each of the following agreements: (i) those certain NOTE AGREEMENTS each dated as...
September 25th, 1998
Gold Kist IncSTATEMENT OF ELIGIBILITY UNDER THE TRUST INDENTURE ACT OF 1939 OF A CORPORATION DESIGNATED TO ACT AS TRUSTEE
October 13th, 2000
Gold Kist IncNINTH AMENDMENT TO CREDIT AGREEMENT
September 23rd, 2003
Gold Kist IncEXECUTION COPY SECOND AMENDMENT TO NOTE AGREEMENT This Second Amendment, dated February 11, 2003 (this "Amendment"), is made to that Second Consolidated, Amended and Restated Note Agreement dated as of September 27, 2002 and as amended as of January...
March 12th, 2004
Gold Kist IncFOURTH AMENDMENT TO NOTE AGREEMENT

This Fourth Amendment, dated March 10, 2004 (this “Amendment”), is made to that Second Consolidated, Amended and Restated Note Agreement dated as of September 27, 2002, as amended as of January 29, 2003, as of February 11, 2003 and as of February 11, 2004 (as so amended, the “Note Agreement”), among Gold Kist Inc., a cooperative marketing association organized and existing under the laws of the State of Georgia (the “Company”), The Prudential Insurance Company of America (“Prudential”) and the Gateway Recovery Trust. Capitalized terms used herein and not otherwise defined shall have the meanings set forth in the Note Agreement.

October 13th, 2000
Gold Kist IncELEVENTH AMENDMENT TO CREDIT AGREEMENT
September 20th, 2002
Gold Kist Inc1 - Exhibit B-10(b)(13)
September 20th, 2002
Gold Kist IncExhibit B-10(f)(2) FIRST AMENDMENT AND WAIVER This FIRST AMENDMENT AND WAIVER (this "Amendment") is effective as of the 30th day of March, 2002, by and among GOLD KIST INC., a cooperative marketing association organized and existing under the laws of...
September 23rd, 2003
Gold Kist IncExhibit B-10(e)(2) FIRST AMENDMENT TO THIRD AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT This FIRST AMENDMENT TO THIRD AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT (this "Amendment"), dated as of January 24, 2003, is made and entered into by and among GOLD KIST...
February 14th, 2000
Gold Kist IncSIXTH AMENDMENT TO CREDIT AGREEMENT This Sixth Amendment to Credit Agreement (this "Amendment"), dated as of December 21, 1999, is made and entered into by and among GOLD KIST INC., a cooperative marketing association organized and existing under the...
February 14th, 2000
Gold Kist IncExhibit B-10(i)(6) FIFTH AMENDMENT TO CREDIT AGREEMENT
October 13th, 2000
Gold Kist IncEIGHTH AMENDMENT TO CREDIT AGREEMENT
September 28th, 2004
Gold Kist IncFOURTH AMENDMENT TO FIRST AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT (Term Loan)

THIS FOURTH AMENDMENT TO FIRST AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT (Term Loan) (“Amendment Agreement”) is made as of September 24, 2004 (“Execution Date”) to be effective as of the Effective Date, by and among Gold Kist Inc., a Georgia cooperative marketing association (“Borrower”) and CoBank, ACB (“CoBank”) as Lender.

October 13th, 2000
Gold Kist IncJune 7, 1999 GOLD KIST INC. 244 Perimeter Center Parkway, N.E. Atlanta, Georgia 30346 Attention: Mr. Steven O. West, Treasurer Ladies and Gentlemen: Reference is made to each of the following agreements: (i) that certain Note Purchase and Private...
October 13th, 2000
Gold Kist IncFIRST AMENDMENT TO NOTE PURCHASE AND PRIVATE SHELF AGREEMENT
November 12th, 1996
Gold Kist IncLoan No. E126S01 UNCOMMITTED REVOLVING CREDIT SUPPLEMENT THIS SUPPLEMENT to the Master Loan Agreement dated August 1, 1996 (the "MLA ) is entered into as of August 1, 1996 between GOLD KIST INC. (the "Company ) and CoBANK, ACB ("CoBank ). SECTION 1....
September 22nd, 1999
Gold Kist IncMarch 25, 1999
November 12th, 1996
Gold Kist IncMLA No. E126 MASTER LOAN AGREEMENT THIS MASTER LOAN AGREEMENT is entered into as of August 1, 1996, between CoBANK, ACB ("CoBank") and Gold Kist Inc., Atlanta, GA (the "Company"). BACKGROUND From time to time CoBank may make loans to the Company. In...
September 23rd, 2003
Gold Kist IncExhibit B-10(e)(3) SECOND AMENDMENT TO THIRD AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT This SECOND AMENDMENT TO THIRD AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT (this "Amendment"), dated as of February 11, 2003, is made and entered into by and among GOLD KIST...
September 24th, 1997
Gold Kist IncEXHIBIT 109(H)(3) SECOND AMENDMENT TO CREDIT AGREEMENT ------------------------------------