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Tyson has to pay

LAS CRUCES, N.M. — A federal judge in New Mexico upheld the millions of dollars that a jury awarded a cattle producer who challenged Tyson Foods for refusing to pay an agreed price for cattle. The farm demonstrated that Tyson had exploited it by requiring it to raise the cattle “at a price and quantity that essentially only Tyson could purchase” before refusing to pay.

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