b'Stewardship Is Part Of Our CultureGovernance & AccountabilityStewardship is part of our culture, Ensuring adherence to our the goals factors intogoals and day-to-day operations: values, including the stewardship management compensation.platform, is the responsibility Our companys sustainability of the Chairman and a shared For our environmental stewardship platform, We believe in accountability of all associates. goals (see page 63), we measure responsible food and reductions in intensity. While agriculture, is part of ourEach year, our company sets annual reductions or increases formal vision-and-values goals in the areas of people, in production impact our results framework and communicated products, planet and profitability, from one year to the next, we feel to all associates. Our companys and communicates those goals this metric encourages ongoing Values are Quality, Integrity, to all associates. All managers responsibility and makes us Teamwork and Stewardship, are held accountable for goals accountable for responsible growth.and our stewardship commitmentin the areas of associate safety,reads: We protect the health and retention; productenvironment, ensure the quality, safety and customerwell-being of our associates, service; environmentalprovide for the welfare of the stewardship; and financialanimals in our care, live up to performance. The boardour civic responsibilities and and senior leadership approvegenerate earnings for the these goals. The board reviewsfuture of our company.results, and progress towardPEOPLE & PARTNERS 20Company & Business Partners'