Why Tyson

Our Purpose

Our purpose is Making Great Food. Making A Difference™. We believe providing wholesome, nutritious food to people in the United States and around the world is a noble endeavor. We also believe we can make a difference in people's lives by helping those in need. Each year we donate much-needed protein to food banks in communities across America. Since we began this endeavor in 2000, we have donated more than 90 million pounds of food to help feed the hungry.



What We Do

  • We feed our families, the nation, and the world with trusted food products.
  • We serve as stewards of the animals, land and environment entrusted to us.
  • We strive to provide a safe work environment for our Team Members.

Core Values what we believe

Who We Are

  • We strive to be a company of diverse people.
  • We strive to be honorable.
  • We strive to be a faith-friendly company.

We are a company of people engaged in the production of food, seeking to pursue truth and integrity, and committed to creating value for our shareholders, our customers, our Team Members and our communities.

How We Do It

  • We strive to earn consistent and satisfactory profits for our shareholders and to invest in our people, products and processes.
  • We strive to operate with integrity and trust in all we do.
  • We strive to honor God and be respectful of each other, our customers and other stakeholders.

Cultural Tenets how we behave

  • We care about each other.
  • We do what we say we are going to do.
  • We say it in the room.
  • We know our business and deliver results.
  • We are passionate about taking care of our customers and consumers.
  • We anticipate, embrace and thrive on change.
  • We run it like we own it.
  • We work hard and have fun as a TEAM.