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Executive & Investor Compensation in the Food Chain

Touch the Soil News #820 (Feature photo – F. Bowen – CCA SA 4.0 International) Recently, Tyson Foods issued a press release that is worthy of noting. Tyson Foods is the world’s second largest meat processor just behind JBS SA. As we have mentioned in earlier stories, JBS SA is selling off assets to pay for its prolific use of bribing public officials. Tyson may soon be #1. Tyson announced that in order to stay “financially fit” it must continue to streamline operations and, among other things, eliminate 450 more jobs. Over the past three years (2014, 2015, 2016), Tyson’s top five executives received total compensation of $105 million dollars…

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