Darling International Inc. (NYSE: DAR) is buying Rothsay’s assets for C$645 million (U.S. $614.3 million).

Rothsay, a division of Toronto-based Maple Leaf Foods Inc., processes animal by-products into finished fat and protein products sold to agriculture companies in the U.S., Europe, Mexico and South America. The Guelph, Ontario-based company also manufactures biodiesel for domestic and international markets. Maple Leaf makes meat, meals and baked products.

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