Food Business News - August 22, 2017 - 52
SOFT RED WINTER EXPORTS
The U.S.D.A. indicated exports
and undelivered sales of soft red
winter wheat for 2017-18 as of
Aug. 10 totaled 41.5 million bus.
That aggregate was 7% ahead
of the pace of a year earlier. The
total also comprised about
46% of the U.S.D.A.'s soft red
winter wheat export forecast for
2017-18 at 90 million bus.
The U.S.D.A.'s export
forecast for 2017-18 was the
lowest since 76 million bus
were exported in 2005-06.
The recent five-year average
outgo was 165 million bus.
AUSTIN, MINN. - Hormel Foods Corp. is adding a new line of onthe-go snacks to its Natural Choice brand. The ready-to-eat
snacks combine deli meat, cheese and dark-chocolate treats.
Hormel Natural Choice snacks are available in four varieties in
2-oz packs that contain 9 to 10 grams of protein each.
The on-the-go snack varieties include:
* Oven-roasted turkey breast with mild white cheddar
cheese and dark chocolate-covered pretzels;
* Honey ham with mild white cheddar cheese and dark
* Oven-roasted turkey breast with pepper jack cheese and
dark chocolate-covered blueberries; and
* Oven-roasted chicken with mild white cheddar cheese
and dark chocolate-covered almonds. FBN
Organic Valley debuts
duo of new products
LA FARGE, WIS. - Organic Valley is launching two
new organic products.
New Organic Valley Sweet Cream Half &
Half contains only four ingredients: cream,
milk, fair trade unrefined cane sugar and
Organic Valley Good to Go Hardboiled Eggs are free-range eggs in a peeled
in two-packs, the
eggs contain 6
grams of protein
and 60 calories
Food Business News
August 22, 2017