Tyson Foods sells Georgia poultry complex

US-based protein company Tyson Foods has entered into an agreement to sell its poultry complex in Vienna, Georgia, to House of Raeford Farms.

Tyson Foods sells Georgia poultry complexTyson Foods, a world-class food company and one of the recognized leaders in protein, has announced an agreement to sell its Georgia poultry complex to House of Raeford Farms.

Tyson Foods states that its decision to sell the complex is part of its continued efforts to optimize its plant network, and the company will continue to service customer orders from other production locations. House of Raeford Farms intends to continue poultry processing at the complex utilizing the existing workforce and grower network.

The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions including approval by U.S. regulators, the company noted.