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February 27, 2012

APPLES – THE PINK LADY.

Pink Lady apples rank first in flavonoid content. Pink Lady apples have the highest levels […]
February 24, 2012

FARMERS PLAN BIGGEST U.S. CROP BOOST SINCE 1984.

Farmers Plan Biggest Crops Since 1984, Led by Corn.U.S. farmers will plant the most acres […]
February 23, 2012

2012 HOTTEST DELI TRENDS – ETHNIC & LOCAL THEMES.

International fare and regionally produced ingredients are the hottest trends in deli department foods, according […]
February 22, 2012

FEWER THAN HALF OF AMERICANS EAT BREAKFAST DAILY.

Only 48 percent of Americans eat breakfast every day. That figure is even lower among […]
February 21, 2012

GRILLING CHICKEN. HOW TO AVOID A BACKYARD BURNOUT!

Grilling bone-in, skin-on chicken breasts feels like it should be simple enough.  And even the […]
February 20, 2012

ARE YOU SALT-SMART?

YOUR DAILY LIMIT:  2,300MG  = 1 TEASPOON. The government’s 2011 update of the Dietary Guidelines […]
February 14, 2012

POSITIVE SIGNS ON THE COMMODITIES FRONT!

There would seem no way possible 2012 could be as withering a year in commodity […]
February 2, 2012

FAST CASUAL RESTAURANTS HOLD BRIGHT SPOT IN THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY.

Fast casual restaurants represent 14% of all quick-service restaurant sales, compared to 5% nearly 10 […]
February 1, 2012

LOWEST CATTLE INVENTORY SINCE 1952

USDA reported the smallest total cattle and calves inventory on January 1 since 1952 and […]