PRAIRIE FARE Can This Recipe Ingredient Be Saved?
As most of us learned from our parents, be sure to check that you have your ingredients before you start cooking or baking. Id like to add: Be sure the ingredients are in a usable form, too.
I recall... Posted on 1/30/15 at 1:57 PM
RURAL REFLECTIONS Rural Reflections Radio
Here is this week Rural Reflections Radio program, A harvest to remember... Posted on 10/16/14 at 5:56 AM
THIS WOMAN WRITES Recipe: Fast, Easy Chocolate Chip Ice Cream
If you join me on Tuesdays for my food column, you may notice that I like the words "fast" and "easy," not to mention "inexpensive" and "good for you," and this recipe incorporates at least the firs... Posted on 9/24/13 at 6:44 PM
STAFF BLOG AG RIGHT 'Super-busy' harvest
Early October has brought beautiful weather (so far) to the Upper Midwest, and area farmers are taking advantage. The harvest of remaining crops -- mainly soybeans, corn, sugar beets, potatoes and sun... Posted on 10/2/12 at 10:12 AM
LONDON - Swiss drugmaker Novartis is raising its bet on smart technology by collaborating with U.S. start-up Rani Therapeutics on a “robotic pill” for complex biotech drugs that would normally have to be given by injection.
JOHANNESBURG - Illovo Sugar Ltd and Tongaat Hullett, Africa's two biggest producers of the sweetener, reported weaker full-year profits on Monday, blaming softer global prices and lower output, sending their shares sliding.
Kenya has approved the sale of the government's stakes in five sugar companies and expects to sell 75 percent stakes in transactions that will be completed in the next nine to 12 months, the Privatization Commission said on Friday.
El Nino is a warming of sea-surface temperatures in the Pacific that can lead to scorching weather across Asia and East Africa but heavy rains and floods in South America, roiling production of key foods such as rice, wheat and sugar.
LIPETSK, Russia - The fortunes of the Russian outpost of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko's candy empire have ebbed and flowed with the Russian-backed separatist conflict in the east of his country.
Brazilian conglomerate Cosan SA expects cane crushing in its sugar and ethanol division in the 2015 to ’16 crop to be closer to the top of a guidance of between 57 million and 60 million tonnes that it gave investors.
NEW YORK - Raw sugar futures on ICE tumbled 3 percent on Monday, pressured by the weak currency in Brazil, the world's biggest sugar producer, while arabica coffee fell to a seven-week low after an influential trade house raised a key crop forecast.
AHMEDNAGAR, India - It is a Catch-22 for Nandkumar Patil, one of the millions of sugar cane farmers in India.
Millers have not paid up for his cane this year as falling sugar prices have hit their income. But switching crops is not an option as prices for most agricultural produce have dropped and forecasts for weak monsoons have raised worries on yields.
PepsiCo Inc said it would replace its current Diet Pepsi offerings in the United States with those free of aspartame, an artificial sweetener that has come under scrutiny from health-conscious consumers.
Coca-Cola Co. on Wednesday reported a rise in revenue for the first time in nine quarters, helped by a 6 percent increase in North America, its biggest market.
The first-quarter revenue gain, along with a better-than-expected profit, pushed up shares of the world's largest beverage maker by 2.5 percent to $41.80 in premarket trading. Meanwhile, the company announced plans to shift greater control of its bottling operations to seven U.S. bottlers.
Sruthi Ramakrishnan and Anjali Athavaley
April 22, 2015
NEW YORK - Nestle SA said on Monday it is cutting the added sugar in its Nesquik flavored milk products, the latest in a series of moves by the Swiss food company to reduce sugar and salt in its offerings amid growing public health concerns.
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