Provena Foods Inc.'s (Amex: PZA) sales were up 34% in the second quarter and 32% in the first half of 2001. The Company had a net loss of $98,634 for the 2nd quarter and $88,768 for the 1st half compared to net losses of $387,763 and $620,693 a year ago. The meat division accounted for the increased sales and reduced losses.