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  • LOS ANGELES, Aug 27- McDonald's Corp and Tyson Foods both severed ties on Thursday with a Tennessee farm where workers were seen stabbing, clubbing and stomping on chickens in an undercover video shot by animal rights activists. The videotape, which was unveiled by Mercy For Animals at a news conference in Los Angeles, depicts gruesome animal cruelty toward the...

  • NEW YORK— McDonald's and its supplier Tyson Foods say they've cut ties with a chicken farmer after an advocacy group released a video taken with a hidden camera that the group said showed abusive practices at its farm. Tyson Foods Inc. said in a statement that it was investigating the situation, but that it terminated the farmer's contract "based on what we...

  • Farm profits to fall second consecutive year Wednesday, 26 Aug 2015 | 4:47 PM ET

    DES MOINES, Iowa— It will be a less profitable year for farmers as low grain, milk and hog prices cut into income, U.S. Department of Agriculture officials say. Net farm income is expected to decline 36 percent to $58.3 billion, the USDA said in a report released Tuesday. "A lot of the cash reserves that we've built up over the past few years, that's what we're burning...

  • Aug 26- Tyson Foods Inc, one of the world's largest meat processors, on Wednesday won the reversal of nearly $24 million of damage awards in two class action lawsuits claiming it cheated thousands of hourly workers in two Nebraska plants out of wages. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis overturned an $18.77 million award to workers at a Madison,...

  • Aug 26- Tyson Foods Inc, one of the world's largest meat processors, on Wednesday won the reversal of nearly $24 million of damage awards in two class action lawsuits claiming it cheated thousands of hourly workers in two Nebraska plants out of wages. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in St. Louis overturned an $18.77 million award to workers at a Madison,...

  • OMAHA, Neb.— Tyson Foods doesn't have to pay workers at two of its Nebraska plants for the time they spend putting on and taking off safety gear and preparing for work, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday. The 8th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals said lawsuits filed by workers at its plants in Dakota City and Madison failed to show that Tyson had agreed to pay them for...

  • Benchmark lean hog futures prices on the Chicago Board of Trade have dropped 42 percent from their July 2014 record high of $133 per hundredweight. And as herds continue to grow, and the strong dollar and competition from Europe and Canada blunts export demand, hog farmers are probably facing even lower prices in the months ahead, with December-delivery...

  • DENISON, Iowa— Officials are working to help Denison cope with the closing of a Tyson Foods plant there that employed about 400 people. State workforce development officials plan to meet with affected workers Tuesday at the Western Iowa Tech Community College to explain what help is available. Bonner said it's sad to see the plant close because it has a long...

  • Aug 14- Tyson Foods Inc on Friday said it is permanently ceasing beef production at its plant in Denison, Iowa, effective immediately, as cattle ranchers work to rebuild shrunken herds following the severe Midwestern drought. Tyson's Denison plant has a daily estimated slaughter capacity of about 2,000 head of cattle over a five-day work week, which represent 2...

  • Tyson to cut beef production due to cattle shortage Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 12:13 PM ET

    Aug 14- Tyson Foods Inc said it will cut beef production capacity due to a shortage of cattle and will close beef operations at its plant in Denison, Iowa, effective Friday. Tyson said on Friday the 400 affected workers will be able to apply for jobs at other locations in the company. "The cattle supply is tight and there's an excess of beef production capacity in the...

  • *Tyson Foods falls after profit forecast cut. Aug 3- Wall Street ended lower on Monday as tumbling oil prices dragged energy shares to a three-year low and factory data from China raised concerns about the world's second-biggest economy. Oil prices fell on fresh evidence of growing oversupply and data highlighting slowing demand in China.

  • *Tyson Foods falls after profit forecast cut. Aug 3- U.S. stocks fell on Monday as oil prices touched a six-month low and factory data from China raised concerns about the world's second-biggest economy. Oil prices fell on fresh evidence of growing oversupply and data highlighting slowing demand in China.

  • US STOCKS-Weak oil, soft data weigh on U.S. stocks Monday, 3 Aug 2015 | 1:25 PM ET

    *Tyson Foods falls after profit forecast cut. Exxon Mobil and Chevron, which also reported poor results on Friday, led the losses. Oil prices were knocked by fresh evidence of growing oversupply and data highlighting slowing demand in China.

  • *Tyson forced to cut prices to clear inventory. Aug 3- Tyson Foods Inc, the biggest U.S. meat processor, cut its full-year profit forecast after posting its slowest sales growth in nine quarters as customers overseas refused to accept shipments delayed by West Coast port disruptions. During the disruptions, Asian buyers were importing meat from other countries...

  • *Tyson Foods falls after profit forecast cut. Aug 3- Wall Street was lower on the first trading day in August as oil prices touched a six-month low and data showed U.S. economy lost some momentum at the end of the second quarter. Energy stocks were the biggest losers among the main S&P sectors, with Exxon Mobil and Chevron leading the losers.

  • *Tyson Foods falls after profit forecast cut. *Diamond Offshore jumps after results handily beat expectations. Investors are also awaiting another batch of earnings reports- AIG, Allstate and General Growth Properties report after the market closes on Monday.

  • Aug 3- Tyson Foods Inc, the biggest U.S. meat processor, cut its profit forecast for the year ending September, citing export market disruptions in its beef business and high cattle costs. The Springdale, Arkansas- based company said on Monday it now expects full-year adjusted earnings of $3.10- $3.20 per share, down from its previous forecast of $3.30- $3.40.

  • Aug 3- Tyson Foods Inc, the biggest U.S. meat processor, warned it may not be able to achieve its profit forecast for the year ending September due to export disruptions in its beef business and high cattle costs. The company had previously forecast full-year profit of $3.30- $3.40 per share. Net income attributable to the company rose to $343 million, or 83 cents per...

  • Jobs data big, but no slam dunk for rate hike Friday, 31 Jul 2015 | 6:37 PM ET
    A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    August is here, bringing the final few pieces of data the Fed has left to consider before it holds its rates meeting in September.

  • Wendy's ditching chicken antibiotics in new test Monday, 27 Jul 2015 | 1:29 PM ET
    Wendy's fast food restaurant in Brooklyn, New York.

    Wendy's is testing antibiotic-free chicken items as it evaluates a broader move away from antibiotics in the meat.