Citizens Tour the Poultry Industry in Arkansas
Monday, July 16, 2018
Montgomery County citizens traveled to Springdale, Arkansas in June to further explore the poultry industry. During the two day tour, the group toured the Tyson Research and Development Center, visited a hatchery, a poultry farm and a processing center.
The R&D Center houses research on a variety of food products both retail and wholesale. Coffeyville native Shanna (Ward) Motl toured the group and explained her role in the company developing new products that you might see on shelves in your local grocery store. She discussed the variety of products and pointed out the multiple test kitchens where they prepare and...