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Ground Turkey Recall: Why Did It Take So Long?

Meat giant Cargill is recalling 36 million pounds of turkey after a government hunt for the source of a salmonella outbreak that has killed one person in California and sickened dozens more.

08/04/2011

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‘U’ Researchers Work To Prevent Salmonella Outbreaks

Two University of Minnesota professors say they know how to prevent salmonella outbreaks like the ground turkey now being recalled by Cargill.

08/04/2011

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USDA Announces Recall Of 36M Lbs Of Ground Turkey

The Agriculture Department says meat giant Cargill is recalling 36 million pounds of ground turkey linked to a death in California and at least 76 other salmonella illnesses.

08/03/2011

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Cargill Shifts Senior Management Responsibilities

Privately held agribusiness conglomerate Cargill Inc. is shifting management responsibilities for its senior executives, with an eye on expansion in Latin America, Europe and Asia.

06/08/2011

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Twin Cities Companies Investing In Mpls. Schools

Target Corp., Cargill Inc., General Mills Inc. and Medtronic Inc. are providing more than $13 million in grants to help support students in K-12 through 2014.

05/02/2011

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Cargill Donating $250K To Second Harvest Japan

Cargill Inc. is donating $250,000 to Second Harvest Japan, a Tokyo-based food bank delivering food and supplies to survivors of the earthquake and tsunami in northern Japan.

03/23/2011

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Cargill Develops Way To Freeze Beef Patties Longer

Cargill says it has developed a new pressurized freezing technique that doubles the shelf life of beef patties up to 42 days.

02/21/2011

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Cargill To Divest Itself Of Stake In Mosaic Co.

Agribusiness conglomerate Cargill Inc. said Tuesday it will turn over its 64 percent stake in fertilizer maker Mosaic Co. to Cargill stakeholders and debt holders in an effort to boost Cargill’s credit profile and keep it a private company.

01/18/2011

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Cargill Buying German Chocolate Company

Cargill Inc. is buying German chocolate company Schwartauer Werke GmbH & Co. KG Kakao Verarbeitung Berlin as it looks to expand its European cocoa and chocolate business.

01/13/2011

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‘Let’s Kick Hunger Day’ On WCCO Radio

It’s Let’s Kick Hunger Day in the Twin Cities! WCCO Radio has teamed up with Taste of the NFL to help feed struggling families.

01/07/2011

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Cargill Teaming Up With New Iron Range Producer

Cargill Inc. is teaming up with an Iron Range company that extracts high-grade iron from old taconite tailings.

01/06/2011

Finding Minnesota: Cargill’s Cocoa

Over the weekend, you may have treated yourself to a cup of hot cocoa or maybe a brownie or a chunk of fudge.

12/12/2010

Ground Beef Outbreak Puts Focus On Meat Oversight

The first outbreak linked to a rare strain of E. coli in ground beef is prompting a fresh look at tougher regulations to protect the nation’s meat supply.

09/03/2010

Cargill Recalls Ground Beef

Minnetonka-based Cargill Corporation has recalled ground beef linked to illnesses from a rare strain of E. coli.

09/03/2010

Cargill Settlement Reached in E.Coli Case

A judge has approved a settlement between the meatpacking arm of agribusiness giant Cargill Corporation and a Minnesota woman.

06/16/2010

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