New Report Shows Bold Environmental Achievements, More Focus on a Sustainable Supply Chain for Smithfield Foods

SMITHFIELD, Va., June 29, 2016 -- Today, Smithfield Foods, Inc. announced the release of the second installment of its 15th annual sustainability and financial report, which focuses on environmental goals and practices that improve Smithfield's performance while promoting supply chain efficiency. The Environment section of this year's report shows solid improvements in reducing the company's natural resource demand and leadership in advancing sustainable farming practices.