Tyson Profit Up 47 Percent; Chicken Demand in China Slows by Lance Turner and Marty Cook Posted 1/31/2014 01:31 pm Updated 3 years ago Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale says quarterly earnings rose 47 percent, driven by record first-quarter sales in its chicken, beef and prepared food segments. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.