MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — University 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. 415 more words
One of the issues that World Food Day made evident yesterday is the failure of our global food system: 805 million people are going hungry while obesity affects over 2 billion of us. 854 more words
. . . I am posting in my group
under one of my alters, Alfred L. Webre ;-)
Hi! All – Facebook has suspended “Alfred Lambremont Webre” as it “appears that is not my correct name”. 89 more words
Cargill, which is the nation’s fourth-largest pork producer, said hog producers increased the weight of their animals to offset the effects of the reduced headcount as animals died. 27 more words
Published time: October 06, 2014 19:05
Thanks to E.
Reuters / Jim Young
Three class-action lawsuits filed Friday claim that agribusiness power Syngenta is to blame for depressed corn exports to China since the seed company released a genetically-engineered variant of the crop before it was approved by Beijing. 616 more words