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UCFW protests Tyson vaccine requirement

The union will meet with the meatpacking company to discuss concerns in the next few weeks.
The United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) raised objections to the recently-announced Tyson Foods vaccine mandate, citing concerns that the requirement did not wait until the vaccine was fully approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
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NTF chair praises ways turkey industry navigated COVID-19

Amid the pandemic, National Turkey Federation members kept businesses afloat, turkeys healthy and meat cases stocked, Ron Kardel says
When the National Turkey Federation (NTF) adjourned its annual meeting one year ago, its members didn’t realize the challenges the industry would face in the coming year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Tyson Foods to launch new career development program

Upward Pathways program to provide education, skills needed for career growth for fronline workers at no cost
Tyson Foods is launching Upward Pathways, an in-plant career development program that provides frontline team members with job skills training and workforce certifications at no cost.
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