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Some of the largest food companies have taken steps to serve more discriminating customers. McDonald’s Corp., one of the world’s largest buyers of beef, plans to source more than 20 million of its Angus burgers in Canada over the next year from farms and ranches that have been certified sustainable. Tyson Foods Inc., the nation’s largest meat company, bought organic chicken producer Tecumseh Poultry LLC earlier this year. Ardent Mills LLC, the top U.S. wheat miller, has created “The Annex,” a unit that’s trying to find the future of specialty grains and plant-based ingredients.