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    Investor FAQs

    What is Tyson's purpose statement?

    Making Great Food. Making a Difference.™

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    What is Tyson's strategy?

    Accelerate. Innovate. Cultivate. Accelerate growth by focusing on our poultry businesses in China, Brazil, Mexico and India and by building our domestic value-added businesses in chicken and prepared foods. Innovate through products, processes and analysis. Cultivate our Team Members by being passionate about talent development.

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    Where is Tyson stock traded and what is the ticker symbol?

    Tyson stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TSN.

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    When did Tyson incorporate, and when did it go public?

    Tyson began operating in 1935 and incorporated in Arkansas on October 7, 1947, as Tyson Feed and Hatchery, Inc. Shareholders approved reincorporation of the company to the state of Delaware on February 28, 1986. In April 1963 Tyson made its initial public offering, selling 100,000 shares of common stock at $10.50 each. The name of the company is now Tyson Foods, Inc.

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    When does Tyson's fiscal year end?

    Tyson uses a 52- or 53-week accounting period that ends on the Saturday closest to September 30.

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    Does Tyson pay dividends? If so, when?

    Tyson currently pays dividends four times a year: March 15, June 15, September 15 and December 15. The dividend is paid to everyone who holds shares on the record date.

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    When are quarterly earnings released?

    Check the calendar for earnings release dates. Earnings news releases usually are issued before the market opens.

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    Which sell-side analysts currently follow Tyson Foods, and how can I contact them to receive reports and recommendations?

    Tyson is followed closely by several analysts. You can find a list of covering analysts and their phone numbers on our Analysts Page

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    I'm an investor (or am interested in becoming one). How can I contact Investor Relations directly or request copies of recent financial reports or other Tyson financial literature?

    Tyson's annual reports since 1999 and the current fact book are available on our web site. To request an investor packet or a copy of the most recent annual report, fact book, proxy statement, 10-Q or 10-K, use our online order form. For questions or other information, send us an e-mail, call us at 479-290-3918 or write to:
    Investor Relations (CP051)
    Tyson Foods, Inc.
    2200 Don Tyson Parkway
    Springdale, AR 72762

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    Who audits Tyson?

    PricewaterhouseCoopers

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    Does Tyson have a direct purchase plan and a dividend reinvestment program?

    Yes. For information on Computershare Investment Plan, a direct stock purchase and dividend reinvestment plan, contact Tyson Foods' transfer agent, Computershare, Inc.

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    How do I transfer my shares, change my address or verify the number of shares I currently own?

    Contact Computershare, Inc. at 1-877-498-8861 in the United States and Canada (1-781-575-4593 outside the U.S. and Canada), or contact Sandy Cartmell at Tyson Foods, 1-800-643-3410 ext. 4524 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Central, Monday through Friday.

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    What do I do if I lose my share certificates?

    Contact Computershare, Inc. at 1-877-498-8861 in the United States and Canada (1-781-575-4593 outside the U.S. and Canada), or contact Sandy Cartmell at Tyson Foods, 1-800-643-3410 ext. 4524 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Central, Monday through Friday.

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    Where do I find information about the D.E MASTER BLENDERS 1753 spin-off and the Sara Lee Corp. reverse stock split?

    Please see this PDF document for details.

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    Where do I find information about the SaraLee Corp. spin-off of Hanesbrands Inc.?

    Please see this document for information about the spin-off. Please see this document regarding the tax basis allocation.

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    Individual Shareholders

    ir@tyson.com
    Shareholder Services Coordinator
    Tyson Foods, Inc.
    P.O. Box 2020 CP051
    Springdale, AR 72765-2020
    1-800-643-3410 ext.4524

    Institutional Investors

    Jon Kathol
    Vice President of Investor Relations
    Tyson Foods, Inc.
    Phone: 479-290-4235
    E-mail: jon.kathol@tyson.com

    Julie Kegley
    Director, Investor Relations
    Phone: 479-290-3918
    E-mail: julie.kegley@tyson.com

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