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March 20, 2012

AMERICAN’S DINING HABITS REFLECT ECONOMIC GROWTH.

Have you been eating more at restaurants with waiters rather than fast-food joints? If so, […]
March 19, 2012

NMA & NAMP COMBINE TO BECOME NORTH AMERICAN MEAT ASSOCIATION.

The combination of the National Meat Association and the North American Meat Processors Association will […]
March 6, 2012

Produce at a Glance – May 1, 2012

For the week of May 1, 2012, here’s a handy Produce Availability Chart.   This chart indicates […]
March 6, 2012

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU. . . THE “OREO” COOKIE!

Today the Oreo Cookie is turning 100 years old.  The Oreo was invented March 6, […]
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 1, 2012

LOWEST CATTLE INVENTORY SINCE 1952

USDA reported the smallest total cattle and calves inventory on January 1 since 1952 and […]
October 6, 2011

MARKET NEWS.

Overall potato volume coming from the Red River Valley could be down as much as […]