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Two Minnesota deaths linked to tainted caramel apples

Minnesota’s Health and Agriculture Departments are investigating after an outbreak of Listeria linked to caramel apples led to the deaths of two people. Thursday night’s announcement by...

December 18, 2014

Opening of trade door may whet Cuba's appetite for Midwest farm goods

Agricultural businesses are among those cheering President Obama’s announcement that the U.S. is restoring diplomatic relations with Cuba. Twin Cities-based Cargill, one of the biggest food...

December 17, 2014

'Roomba of the cornfield?' Minnesota company's farm robots show promise

Instead of firing up the tractors, farmers may soon be rolling out the robots. Or the Rowbots, one Minnesota company hopes. A Fillmore County soil expert tells Corn and Soybean Digest the work done...

December 16, 2014

Trudy Rautio

Carlson CEO Trudy Rautio Elected To Cargill Board

This will be the sixth board on which Rautio will now serve.

December 09, 2014

One of the nations' 'best new burgers' can be found in Minneapolis, one list says

We love our lists of top hamburgers. Now the Thrillist website is offering a variation on that theme: not simply the list of the best meat-and-bun-with-ketchup-and-pickles burgers, but rather the...

December 08, 2014

More potica! Old world holiday treat sees expanded production capacity

What started as a home baking business has expanded with a statewide reach as demand for the holiday delicacy known as potica continues to grow. The Duluth News Tribune reports that Czecholovakian...

December 08, 2014

Duluth seed exchange program runs afoul of state law

A new trend in gardening has been growing around the country in recent years – seed-sharing programs that allow people to borrow vegetable seeds in the spring and later replenish the stock in the...

December 01, 2014

Not the same old BS: ND company bets big on bison manure

A Minnesota couple and the owners of a large bison ranch in northeastern North Dakota have joined forces to market and sell a, um, byproduct of the herd. The Forum reports gardeners and farmers are...

December 01, 2014

Hungry vegan fans raise $50,000 for first meatless butcher shop in Twin Cities

There is serious appetite for a vegan butcher in the Twin Cities. A Kickstarter campaign launched by siblings Kale and Aubry Walch has reached the $50,000 goal they say will help them open the...

November 25, 2014

Hormel’s Sales Climb, But Fiscal 2015 Outlook Short Of Expectations

Turkey, refrigerated food sales help offset some losses as company eclipses $9B in revenue for first time.

November 25, 2014

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