Beef herd’s 60-year low nicks Tyson

Posted: July 11, 2013 at 12:36 a.m.

A third year of drought in Texas, the biggest U.S. cattle producer, is leaving the national herd at a six-decade low and Tyson Foods Inc. and Cargill Inc. fighting for profits amid excess slaughterhouse capacity.

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