Money In Faux Meat: Cargill Investing $75M In Minnesota Pea Protein ProducerCargill, the Minnetonka-based food giant, is investing an additional $75 million in another Minnesota company that produces a key ingredient in the plant-based meat products.
Cargill Launches Plan To Reduce Methane From CattleCargill aims to achieve that goal by making row crop production more efficient, reducing food waste and better managing grazing practices to keep more carbon in the ground.
DeRusha Eats French Fry Oil ... Pretty MuchCargill creates oils for all the types of fries: from traditional thin-cut fries like you’d see at McDonald’s, to the waffle fries of Chik-Fil-A, and the curly fries of Arby’s and Hardees.
Cargill To Spend $30M For Ideas To End Brazil DeforestationCargill Inc. says it will spend $30 million to fund new ideas for ending deforestation in Brazil, and it is calling on its peers, governments and organizations to work together to come up with real solutions.
Deal Reached To Level Playing Field For Co-Ops, Crop BuyersThe deal announced Tuesday is meant to keep the playing field level between co-ops and other crop buyers.
EEOC: Cargill Violated Civil Rights Of Muslim WorkersA federal commission found Wayzata-based Cargill violated the civil rights of its Muslim employees at a meatpacking plant in Colorado.
Cargill To Keep Several Operations In WichitaAgribusiness giant Cargill says it is keeping several of its operations in Wichita, Kansas, and is searching for a new facility to house them.
Klobuchar Under Scrutiny For GMO Labeling VoteA bill banning state-level labeling rules for GMOs in food passed a Senate committee this week, and Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar is taking some heat for voting yes. Opponents say they have a right to know what is in their food. Klobuchar says this is not the end of the debate.
Cargill Responds To Report Of Restructuring, LayoffsMinnesota-based Cargill is reportedly planning to restructure, in a move that Reuters is reporting will include layoffs. The report says that the company will also be closing offices in the restructuring.
For Former Gopher Football Star, Valuable Lessons Learned In MinnesotaAmir Pinnix is a testament to what the game teaches young people -- coming from the inner city of Newark, New Jersey to the University of Minnesota, and now in corporate America.
Minnesotan To Meet: Vantage School's Chris PearsWhen he first moved to Minnesota, he only knew one thing about the state: it's where Prince was from. But it's the way Chris Pears is revolutionizing education in Minnetonka is what makes him this week's Minnesotan to Meet.
Helping breeders improve piglet livabilityWith an inventive approach, Cargill helps breeders in the Netherlands and Germany raise healthier, more productive pigs.
8 Women To Be Honored In Minn. Women Business Owners Hall Of FameIt's the most prestigious awards recognition for Minnesota's female entrepreneurs – the Minnesota Women Business Owners Hall of Fame.
U of M To Recognize $15M Donor On SaturdayThe University of Minnesota has raised $65 million toward the athletic facilities campaign, roughly one-third of the original goal.
U Of Minnesota Regent David Larson Dies At 70University of Minnesota Regent and retired Cargill executive David M. Larson has died at age 70, the university said Monday. Larson's family said he died Saturday after a brief illness, according to the university. Larson, of Wayzata, was in his second term as a regent.