MEMPHIS, Tenn.— Cargill will close its corn milling plant in Memphis, Tennessee early next year, citing its location outside of the corn belt and underutilization. The milling plant has about 440 workers, with 120 of those being contract employees. In July Cargill announced plans to close a Milwaukee beef-processing plant due to a cattle shortage.» Read More
The price of choice-grade U.S. beef at wholesale set a new record this week as tight supplies were squeezed by harsh weather.
FMHR trader Joe Terranova likes McDonald's over Yum! Brands because of its exposure to the U.S., while Stephanie Link makes the case for Yum.
The USDA shut down Foster Farms poultry plant in Calif. due to cockroach infestations. The plant was previously closed due to salmonella outbreaks.
Nicole Miller Regan, Piper Jaffray, and R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar, share their top restaurant stock picks, including Starbucks and Yum! Brands.
Whole Foods announced it is going to stop selling Chobani yogurt in its stores. Its founder and CEO Hamdi Ulukaya shares his opinions on Whole Foods' decision to be transparent on GMO products.
More than 90 percent of the soybeans in the U.S. are genetically modified, explains CNBC's Sara Eisen.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on rising sales of Velveeta, and possible shortages.
Discussing whether foods DETAILColin O'Neil, The Center For Food Safety, and Mark Connelly, CLSA analyst.
Leftoverswap.com is a new smartphone app that enables users to share leftover food. Its co-founder Dan Newman, provides insight. "A little under 8,000 people have downloaded the app so far," he says.
Eating the greatest foods of 2013, with CNBC's Jane Wells.
A recent outbreak of food poisoning has led to calls for tougher inspection measures even as the government begins reforming food safety rules.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Bob Pisani share their opinions on posts on McDonald's employee website which "bashes" fast food.
Krispy Kreme Chairman and CEO James Morgan, provides insight into its success and business strategies for expanding internationally.
Chipotle launched Pizzeria Locale in Denver hoping to take a bite out of the pizza industry. Stephen Anderson, Miller Tabak & Co. restaurant analyst, and Nicole Miller Regan, Piper Jaffray senior research analyst, share their opinions.
Consumer Reports says 48 million people get sick from salmonella every year. CNBC's Jane Wells reports Consumer Reports tested more than 300 chicken breasts bought across the U.S., and found bacteria in nearly all of them.
AltaMarea Group co-owners Ahmass Fakahany and Michael White, discuss where the banking industry should go from here, and the importance of Wall Street to their business.
AltaMarea Group co-owners Ahmass Fakahany and Michael White, provide insight on their global business strategy, and the most important market outside of the U.S.
Majority Leader Harry Reid says the Senate will not extend current farm law if Congress can't agree on a new farm bill before adjourning next week.
Sysco said it would buy rival US Foods for about $3.5 billion, creating a company with about $65 billion in annual revenue.
Tens of thousands of fast-food workers around the U.S. are demanding a hike in the minimum wage to $15/hour. Popeye's crew member Mary Coleman discusses the challenges of trying to get higher pay from her employer.