Lawsuit accuses beef packers of driving down prices

Lawsuit accuses beef packers of driving down prices

Lawsuit accuses beef packers of driving down prices

Cargill, JBS, Tyson, National Beef Packing Co. named in new complaint

A new lawsuit says the four largest beef-packing companies in the U.S. conspired to lower the prices they paid ranchers for cattle, a violation of federal antitrust law, according to a Reuters report. Cargill Inc., JBS USA, National Beef Packing Co. and Tyson Foods Inc. were named in a lawsuit...