Tyson to invest $61M, add jobs at Vicksburg plant


By Jacob Gallant, WLBT (MS)

Oct. 6, 2021


VICKSBURG, Miss. (WLBT) - Tyson Foods is investing millions of dollars and adding jobs to its Vicksburg plant.


The Vicksburg Warren Economic Development Partnership announced the plan Wednesday, which includes the company investing $61 million into Vicksburg.


The expansion will also create 50 new jobs. They currently employ around 500 people at their Vicksburg facility.


The expansion will allow the company to produce more chicken products on top of the work they already do...