Poultry Farmers Sue Tyson for Shutting Down Missouri Processing Plant

OMAHA (DTN) — A small group of Missouri and Arkansas poultry farmers are suing Tyson Foods for closing a broiler operation in Dexter, Missouri, that left the farmers with debts on their chicken-raising facilities but no contracts to continue raising chickens for Tyson.

Tyson shut down its hatchery and broiler operations in Dexter, starting in October 2023.

Read more of this story from our partners at DTN/Progressive Farmer and author Chris Clayton here: https://www.dtnpf.com/agriculture/web/ag/news/business-inputs/article/2024/01/03/poultry-farmers-sue-tyson-shutting