Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. Reports Fire At Shady Dale, GA Egg Facility

June 30, 2010 Cal-Maine Foods, Inc.

Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. today announced that the Companys egg complex in Shady Dale, GA, was damaged by a fire on June 28, 2010. The loss is fully insured, including the loss of production. The fire destroyed one of the 12 layer houses, with additional loss of laying hens at three adjoining houses due to smoke inhalation. There were no personal injuries sustained and no physical damage to the rest of the complex. An investigation is underway to determine the origin of the fire.

ConAgra Foods Drives Category Growth With Three New Snack Pack Pudding Flavors

June 30, 2010 ConAgra Foods, Inc.

ConAgra Foods, Inc. announced new consumer-favorite flavors for the shelf-stable pudding category with the launch of Snack Pack pudding Blueberry Muffin, Cinnamon Roll and Sugar Free Caramel. Snack Pack pudding, a portion-controlled snack made with real nonfat milk, is launching new flavors with consumer appeal to fulfill demand for wholesome and convenient snack foods any time of day.

Nabisco & National Milk Mustache Campaign Give One Family The Ultimate Milk & Cookies Experience

There is nothing quite like the time-honored pairing of Oreo Cookies and milk or as iconic as the National Milk Mustache “got milk?” campaign, so Nabisco Cookies and milk have joined together to give one lucky family a starring role in their very own milk mustache ad.

State Searches Second Minn. Farm In Raw Milk Probe

State investigators searched a second Minnesota farm that may have illegally sold raw milk as health officials investigate an E. coli outbreak that sickened several people, officials confirmed Monday.

Cargill To Introduce Healthy Oil Innovation, Clear Valley Omega-3 Oil

June 30, 2010 Cargill

Cargill will introduce Clear Valley Omega-3 Oil, a revolutionary new canola/flax seed oil blend, at the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Food Expo July 18-20 in Chicago. Cargill recently completed a GRAS (Generally Recognized As Safe) self-determination for the ingredient, which will allow food manufacturers to make a “good source of ALA (alpha linolenic acid) omega-3” or “excellent source of ALA omega-3” Nutrient Content Claim(1) on the front of the package.