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on December 7, 2017

Tyson Foods ends contract with farm seen in abuse video

Company takes corrective measures and stresses importance of animal welfare to all who handle live birds

Tyson Foods has ended its contract with a poultry grower after a video showing animal mistreatment at the farm was circulated.

The video, released by animal rights group Compassion Over Killing, showed footage filmed at Atlantic Farm in Temperanceville, Virginia. The video footage included workers slamming and throwing live…

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