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From farm to fork: General Mills' 'ambitious' plan to cut greenhouse gas emissions

General Mills plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 28 percent over the next 20 years. The Golden Valley-based company announced its strategy Monday to reduce emissions across all its...

August 31, 2015

Have We Reached Peak Craft Brew?

The closure of Four Firkins this summer had some wondering if the market had reached a saturation point.

August 26, 2015

A Fair With No Fowl

A plan for dealing with the empty poultry barns at the State Fair.

August 26, 2015

New Technology At Restaurants Helps Prevent Employee Theft

The cash-loose universe of bars and restaurants is a proving ground for a new generation of security software.

August 26, 2015

The State Fair's all-you-can-drink milk will cost twice as much this year

Fairgoers will pay double the price for all-you-can-drink milk at the Minnesota State Fair this year. The Midwest Dairy Association, which runs the milk stand, will be charging $2 per glass this...

August 24, 2015

New treats! Dairy Queen introduces 'DQ Bakes,' chain's largest-ever menu expansion

When you’re looking for a treat, you’ll soon find a menu full of new options that are arriving at the nation’s Dairy Queen outlets. The items on the new DQ Bakes menu include...

August 23, 2015

Laid off workers return to Jennie-O as company looks to rebound from bird flu

Jennie-O Turkey had a rough quarter, which the company is attributing to the devastating bird flu – but some workers that were laid off earlier this year have gotten their jobs back. In its latest...

August 20, 2015

Craft beer, local favorites among MSP Airport's new arrivals

Local businesses won out over national chains as the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport selected roughly 50 new restaurant and retail stores to set up shop inside Terminal 1. At a five-hour...

August 18, 2015

'Grocery Express' will connect Duluth food deserts to supermarket

If your neighborhood doesn’t have a grocery store and you don’t have a car, how do you get healthy food at a reasonable price? For residents of two Duluth neighborhoods considered food...

August 17, 2015


Cargill Nets A Norwegian Salmon Feed Producer For $1.5 Billion

The Minnetonka industrial and agriculture giant continues investment in the aquaculture industry, which is now larger than beef production.

August 17, 2015

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