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Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Tyson CEO Speaks Out On Ethanol

The voice for ending ethanol subsidies is getting louder....

Tyson CEO Bond Calls For End To Ethanol Subsidies

CHICAGO (Dow Jones)--The call from the head of Tyson Foods Inc. (TSN) for most ethanol subsidies to be swept away promises to re-ignite the food-versus-fuel debate among U.S. agribusiness companies.

Dick Bond, Tyson's president and chief executive, said on an earnings call Monday that Congress should reduce or drop a federal tax subsidy and end import tariffs on sugar-based ethanol.

Tyson has been...(complete article

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