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Wal-Mart urges suppliers to curb antibiotics, treat animals better

...pummeled with sheets of wood, and pregnant sows were caged in such small spaces they could barely move. After that, Tyson Foods and Wal-Mart terminated the contract with the supplier.In July 2014, Wal-Mart announced it was requiring its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-22/wal-mart-urges-suppliers-c
Tyson wins bidding war for Hillshire Brands

NEW YORK - Tyson Foods Inc. has won a bidding war to gobble up Hill shire Brands, the maker...There can be no assurance that any transaction will result from the Tyson Foods offer," Hillshire said in a statement.Hillshire, based in Chicago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-09/tyson-wins-bidding-war-hil
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Tyson joins bidding for Hillshire BrandsNEW YORK - Tyson Foods, the largest U.S. meat processor, on Thursday made a $6.2 billion offer for Hill shire Brands, the maker of Jimmy Dean...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-05-29/business-news
Across the region

...Mon day after complaints from truckers. Police say the officers spotted two people trying to pry open the doors of a Tyson Foods trailer. When the officers approached, the two tried to get away and struck the officer with a minivan.Police are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-28/across-region
DeKalb stakeout cop hit by van

...from truckers about the thefts. Police say the officers spotted a couple of suspects trying to pry open the doors of a Tyson Foods trailer. WSB-TV reports that when the officers approached, the suspects tried to get away and struck the officer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-10-28/dekalb-stakeout-cop-hi
Welfare Nation: "Farm Bill" is what's wrong with America

...is dominated by sophisticated family corporate enterprises and Fortune 500 companies such as Archer Daniels Midland, Tyson Foods and Pilgrims Pride Corp. Improvements in mechanization and biotechnology have made farming more productive and lucrative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-05-25/welfare-na
US stocks rise on hopes for budget deal, Europe

...That followed a strong report from Home Depot last week. Lowe's rose $1.98, or 6.2 percent, to $33.96.Tyson Foods, the country's biggest meat company, beat analysts' expectations for its quarterly earnings. Tyson added $1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-11-19/us-stocks-rise-hopes-budge
High costs, demand prompt farmers to plant more corn

...presumption showed up in the stock prices for chicken producers on Friday. The shares of Pilgrim's Pride Corp., Tyson Foods Inc. and Sanderson Farms Inc. all rose after the news. A bushel of corn for May delivery was trading at $3.74...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/31/bus_122612.shtml
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Another buyout offer is on table

...ended last September. The company has boosted its size through acquisition but still trails No. 1 chicken producer Tyson Foods Inc., which has annual sales of $26 billion. Poultry producers have been struggling with an oversupply of chicken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/22/bus_93362.shtml
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Tyson still optimistic after loss

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Tyson Foods Inc. said its $52 million loss in the April-June quarter and 5 percent dip in revenues were market pangs that should be over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/01/bus_90944.shtml
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