Some estimates indicate up to 25 million turkeys and chickens have been or will be destroyed because of the latest outbreak of avian flu. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on what this actually means for the poultry business and consumers.
Five more cases of bird flu have been reported in Iowa, says CNBC's Morgan Brennan, with the details on the latest outbreak and its likely impact on consumers.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan, reports the lethal strain of avian flu is causing a crisis for U.S. poultry producers.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on what's at stake as avian influenza spreads throughout poultry operations in the Midwest.
Farha Aslam, Stephens food analyst, provides perspective on the current outbreak of bird flu and why it could present investors with a buying opportunity.
Kraft Foods Group stock surges after the company announced a merger deal with H.J. Heinz.
The Brazilian firm has some $5 billion burning a hole in its pocket and has been searching for acquisition deals, according to the Journal.
General Mills is looking to sell its Green Giant frozen and canned vegetable business, people familiar with the matter said.
An organic food craze is emerging among Chinese urbanites as safety woes spur the younger generation toward alternative ways to buy produce and meat.
Salty snacks are a $16 billion business, but Americans are increasingly looking for something healthier. Like beans.
Susan Smith, Butterball turkey expert, shares tips on how to safely prepare a Thanksgiving turkey.
Hershey cut its full-year earnings and revenue growth forecasts, citing higher dairy prices, a stronger dollar and weak sales growth in some markets.
KFC parent Yum Brands Inc on Wednesday said second-quarter sales at established restaurants in China, its No. 1 market, jumped 15 percent
How rising meat prices are affecting local butchers and restaurants, with Pat LaFrieda Jr., LaFrieda Meat Purveyors CEO.
Record high prices for both ground beef and sirloin are creating expensive Fourth of July barbecues. CNBC's Kate Kelly reports.
Velveeta, a processed cheese, is getting yanked off the shelves in 12 states for not having enough preservatives.
US Agriculture Secretary is confident an approved vaccine would help fight a deadly virus that has killed millions of pigs.
Hillshire Brands said it will withdraw its recommendation to its shareholders to vote for its acquisition of Pinnacle Foods.
Pork prices continue to climb in part due to a deadly pig virus, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Despite a deadly pig virus, the World Pork Expo is underway in Iowa, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.