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Tyson Foods lifts US employee mask mandate

But company will continue to require workers to wear masks at facilities where state and local laws still call for them

Tyson Foods will no longer to require its workers to wear masks at company facilities, except for in areas where state or local laws still mandate that masks be worn.


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Anti-mink farming bill should concern poultry industry

While proponents try to paint it as a bill to slow the spread of COVID-19, it is more about the animal rights agenda

A legislative rider that would ban commercial mink farming in the United States was added to the America COMPETES Act of 2022, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives.


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Technology, learning and sharing return to my IPPE 2022

At the UEP committee briefings, attendees discussion Proposition 12, cage-free egg mandates and COVID-19 vaccine mandates.

After a one-year hiatus, the animal feed, poultry and meat industries returned in-person to Atlanta for the International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE), the largest U.S. gathering of producers and processors.


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All-virtual format for Tyson Foods annual meeting

Due to increasing COVID-19 concerns, company opts to not have an in-person meeting

Because of health and safety concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic, Tyson Foods is changing its annual meeting to an all-virtual format.


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