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April 21, 2020
Klobuchar, Smith: What is the Trump administration doing to protect food workers?
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's U.S. Sens Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith, along with 34 other colleagues, have signed a letter to Trump administration...
April 21, 2020 - 7:02pm
April 20, 2020
The Pinke Post: Pandemic reminds of food choice abundance
When the world comes to a screeching halt like never before in our lifetimes, we eat macaroni and cheese and hot dogs at home. We’re lucky...
April 20, 2020 - 6:00am
April 19, 2020
TV series shows how unintended consequences unraveled a legendary agricultural achievement
In the 1960s and 1970s, a single farm scientist became a public hero, credited with ending famine in much of the developing world. Norman Borlaug's...
April 19, 2020 - 2:00pm
April 15, 2020
Minnesota-based Schwan's sees demand increase during pandemic
MINNEAPOLIS — When Jennifer Rock made a recent Schwan’s order, she was surprised to see one particular out-of-stock item.
April 15, 2020 - 6:00am
April 10, 2020
Farmers, consumers shouldn't fret over tiger testing positive for coronavirus, expert says
A 4-year-old Malayan tiger named Nadia living at the Bronx Zoo was the first known coronavirus infection case of an animal in the U.S., according...
April 10, 2020 - 10:53am
April 9, 2020
Key food prices are surging after virus upends supply chains
As the coronavirus pandemic penetrates more deeply into global supply chains, prices for key staples are starting to soar in some parts of the...
April 9, 2020 - 1:05pm
April 8, 2020
Pandemic hurting 'local foods' farms
Amber Lockhart is trying hard to stay optimistic . But she can't stop from wondering how coronavirus and social distancing will affect her family...
April 8, 2020 - 6:00am
April 2, 2020
During pandemic, Fargo-Moorhead musician and professor fires up his sax for a musical cooking show
FARGO — People in the Fargo-Moorhead area know Russell Peterson primarily as a musician, teacher and arranger, playing bassoon in the Fargo-Moorhead...
April 2, 2020 - 7:30am
April 1, 2020
Online concert by Blind Joe to benefit food bank
FARGO — Nashville-based country singer Blind Joe will play a special online concert Thursday, April 2, to benefit Fargo's Great Plains Food...
April 1, 2020 - 4:57pm
Beatrice Ojakangas: Comfort foods for uncomfortable days
This is getting monotonous, not to mention scary. I have thought a lot lately about my grandmother, my mother’s mom who died in the last great...
April 1, 2020 - 7:30am
March 22, 2020
Going on a grocery run? Wash your reusable bags, please, grocers ask
Minnesota grocers are asking customers with reusable bags to wash them before making a trip to the store as a way to reduce the chance of bringing...
March 22, 2020 - 8:00pm
March 15, 2020
Walz says closing restaurants and bars ‘may become an option’ for coronavirus
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Sunday, March 15, said it’s possible he might order bars and restaurants to close during the coronavirus...
March 15, 2020 - 4:43pm
March 12, 2020
Goods, services prices up 0.3% in Midwest for February
ST. PAUL — Prices were up by 0.3% in the Midwest last month compared to January, according a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report. According...
March 12, 2020 - 10:20am
March 11, 2020
Illegal makeshift restaurants pop up in Dickinson
DICKINSON, N.D. — Midwest hospitality aside, serving cooked foods for sale to the general public without health inspections and licensing requirements...
March 11, 2020 - 5:58pm
March 3, 2020
Ezekiel, wild-rice breads make a hearty addition to suppertime
DULUTH, Minn. — About a month ago, I got a letter from a woman who had my soup and bread cookbook (which, by the way, is going to be republished...
March 3, 2020 - 3:00pm