Rica Foods, Inc. (Amex: RCF) announced yesterday its net income for fiscal year ended September 30, 2000 amounts to $2,888,947. RICA is the parent company of Costa Rica's largest and most important poultry producers, and among the biggest in the Central American Region, Corporacion Pipasa, S.A. ("Pipasa") and Corporacion As de Oros, S.A. ("As de Oros"), which cover approximately 70% of the local market.