AUSTIN, Minn. – James Snee, group vice president at Hormel Foods Corp., sold 1,679 shares of Hormel stock on March 10, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

The average price of the shares was $47.37 at the time of the sale. Snee received $79,538.43 from the transaction. His remaining shares in the company total approximately 2,186 with a value of more than $100,000.