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Part 4: Many Americans remain skeptical of GMOs as scientists tout their role in improving the environmental quality, diversity and sustainability of agriculture.
Part 2: Consumers looking for healthier, more environmentally friendly options are putting pressure on conventional producers.
Part 3: Farmers and major food suppliers are feeling pressure from consumers to eliminate abuses.
Are you buying more organic groceries these days? You're not the only one, and our food systems are changing because of it. Demand for socially responsible options is transforming the state's grocery stores, food companies and economy
More than 50 million people will make a road trip between Wednesday and Sunday, AAA says.
The local airline had rights to fly directly from MSP to Matanzas and Santa Clara, but not Havana, the country's capital.
Ken Powell, who led the food giant since 2007, will exit as board chairman at the end of the year.
The ag giant said it also will change its customer reporting procedures after findings by CFTC. It agreed to pay the fine, but "neither admits nor denies the finding."
Minnesota food giant buys millennial-focused maker of artisanal deli meats for $850M.
Passengers who book tickets for flights in the New Year will have to select between three baggage "bundles" depending on whether they want to carry-on, check or not bring luggage on a flight.
Airport officials say they worked for several years to persuade the low-fare carrier to enter the Twin Cities market.
The giant agriculture processor is trying to halt child labor and deforestation practices on African farms.
Demand for beef helped Cargill overcome pressure on grains and other commodities.
Firm says its bigger rival is taking advantage of its success in bagged cereals.
A popcorn maker journeys from a Mankato garage into the hands of multinational conglomerate.
General Mills is bringing back the original formulation of Trix, after creating one that didn't use artificial colors and flavors.
New fees, including one to use the overhead bin But more warm destinations for the leisure traveler
It's the latest in a series of rapid acquisitions for Caribou's parent company, JAB Holding Co., which also owns Panera Bread and retail brand Keurig Green Mountain.
Applegate Naturals No Sugar Bacon will start appearing in grocery stores this month.
Sun Country Airlines' new boss is overhauling how it operates — and customers will feel the changes, including more fees and seats, similar to Spirit Airlines, and flights beyond its Twin Cities hub.
Schwan's hopes to make a splash with first big prawn farm in landlocked fields.
The federal commission found Muslim workers were denied their rights.
Foraker will leave his role at the biggest organic brand in General Mills' portfolio to pursue a new "disruptive" organic food venture.
The Chicago-based foodmaker produced boxed dinners and side dishes at the site.
The deal expands Cargill's presence in animal nutrition across southern, eastern and northeastern U.S.
Jeff Harmening, 50, steps into his new job at a time of immense challenge and change for a firm that goes back to the early days of Minneapolis.
Judge found General Mills was referring to an ingredient, not the bars.
U.S. beef consumption increased after a long decline, helping the global agribusiness giant post an 85 percent profit jump in 2017.
Jude Bricker, formerly of Allegiant Air, hired after a former executive was reassigned.
The Eagan-based airline is seeking a new president and CEO to replace Zarir Erani.
The accomplished =nurse and a professional violinist had a life defined by adventure, curiosity and an ever-expanding network of friends.
Yoplait's new Oui hasn't even hit store shelves yet.
The company's profit margin still strong despite two years of soft sales.
The company developed a French-style yogurt that is thicker than regular yogurt and less sour than Greek
The agency said it would delay the July 2018 requirement but it didn't say until when.
Cargill Inc. is selling its North America Power and Gas business to Macquarie Group, the Australian investment bank, in the second transaction between the two…
The Minneapolis craft-beer maker is now on tap in Winnipeg.
Bucanero adds 5,000 employees to Cargill's Latin American protein operations.
Launched last year, the product was General Mills' first attempt at a new cereal line in 15 years.
The Austin-based food company says the pet-food company is infringing the trademark of its popular bacon line.
The Austin-based company reported a sluggish second quarter as the marketplace faces an oversupply of turkey.
The Organic Trade Association said sales of organic food and goods grew more than 8 percent last year, reaching its highest-ever level.
The new $137 million facility in Melrose will be installed with updated food safety technology.
The budget-friendly hotel has submitted plans to build near Mall of America.
Mpls. brewer will release a special beer to honor the 150th anniversary.
Customers will need to stop at the check-in kiosk to print their bag tags. They will then move to the self-service bag drop machines where they will scan their boarding pass or face.
The Eagan-based carrier said Wednesday it will begin winter seasonal service to Aruba and Tucson in December.
Managed out of Golden Valley, the company will separate water, electrical operations for smoother path to growth.
The cutbacks in the Twin Cities are part of the company's national cost-cutting effort.
Jeffrey L. Harmening, who joined General Mills 23 years ago as a marketer, on Wednesday was named chief executive, taking the lead of one of…
The sandwich offering is part of the airline's efforts to improve its food and beverage offerings.
Sun Country plays a waiting game while President Trump's Cuba policy unfurls.
The company will appeal the California judgment of $2.7 million for wage loss and $22.4 million in punitive damages.
Cargill's $36.7M deal will complete its exit from this area of beef production
Departure of the chief creative officer follows that of the top marketer in an apparent shift.
Home meal delivery services are hot right now, but it isn't often that Schwan's Co. is mentioned as one of the innovators in this growing space.
The rally, one of many nationwide, also called for more accountability in political financing.
Sun Country Airlines passengers may soon hear "Welcome aboard Lake Minnetonka!" when boarding a plane. The Eagan-based airline is honoring its home state by naming each of its airplanes after a different Minnesota lake.
One evening in the early 1960s, Rodney Wallace invited Frank Sinatra over to his home on Lake Minnetonka's St. Albans Bay. The two men "ran…
Xtra-Citra and seasonal brew #Merica will be the first varieties to hit retail shelves in 12-ounce 12-packs, followed by its Hell, Surlyfest and the much-beloved Furious brews.
Its venture capital arm sees potential in foods with health benefits.
Farmers and scientists bristled when the Minnesota-based food giant agreed to have ingredients certified by a critic.
Stonyfield, the large U.S. organic yogurt company, is up for sale and General Mills is considered by analysts as a potential buyer.France's Danone agreed in…
Grain and oilseeds, hampered by weather in South America, were the only weakness for the agriculture giant.
Tucked into a small, beige business park in south Lakeville, the headquarters for the nation's third-largest cereal company is easy to miss.
Minnesota-based coffee chain is first in its industry to take leap.
301 Inc., the investment arm of General Mills, leads $6.5-million funding round for Farmhouse Culture to help grow the business.
The carrier will also start a weekly flight between MSP and Austin, Texas, during the fall months.
The soil-saving qualities of Kernza are a big advantage, but it also has more bran, more fiber and a nuttier taste than common wheat.
It's the second bird flu case in the U.S. this week, but it is not as deadly as a strain on Tennessee farm.
Big airlines, Trump administration support privatization, but small airports and towns back the status quo.
Since its start, D's Naturals has reached nearly $10M in revenue.
Executives lowered their profit outlook for the rest of the fiscal year. Investors sold off Hormel stock.
Trade groups join USDA in reducing phrases, making them more uniform.
Districts work with food companies to raise quality while maintaining affordability
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