This architectural rendering depicts a new high-tech broiler hatchery in development by Tyson Foods Inc. The company broke ground on the project in east Springdale on Thursday.
Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale will invest more than $31 million in a high-tech broiler hatchery at a new location in east Springdale.
John Tyson, chairman of the company, along with Springdale Mayor Doug Sprouse and company board members and executives broke ground Thursday at the site. The completed project will deliver hatching operations for the company’s northwest Arkansas broiler chicken business.
“We have a rich heritage in Springdale and we’re proud to continue our tradition of investment here with the new incubation center,” Tyson said in a news release. “Since we’re a company that’s always looking for ways to be better, world-class innovation will be a key part of this building.”
The incubation center will be located at the corner of... [ MORE ]