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Trix Cereal Doesn't Look Like This Anymore

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 10.26.2015 | Taste

Trix cereal, long the bastion of technicolor balls (and, for a while, little fruity shapes) is about to get another makeover. Part of General Mil...

Your Pet Could Be The New Mascot Of Trix Cereal

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 10.21.2015 | Taste

Trix wants your bunny to be the mascot of its cereal. That is not a euphemism of any kind. In an effort to bring attention to the removal of its artif...

Hey, Biz Markie! You Got What We Need, And It's Marshmallow Only Lucky Charms!

The Huffington Post | Kimberley Richards | Posted 10.16.2015 | Weird News

Biz Markie and General Mills have joined forces to engage Lucky Charms-lovers around the web. Specifically, those that routinely sift throug...

Cheerios Recall: The Celiac Disease Community Is Constantly At-Risk

Alice Bast | Posted 10.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Alice Bast

What people with celiac disease truly need is a better way to manage this chronic illness with the guidance of experienced and knowledgeable doctors. We need to be taken seriously and we need research to make a gluten-filled world safer for people with celiac disease.

Nearly 2 Million Boxes Of Cheerios Recalled For Possible Contamination

AP | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 10.06.2015 | Healthy Living

General Mills is recalling 1.8 million boxes of Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios produced at a plant in Lodi, California, saying the cereal is labeled ...

Healthy Food Trends Drive New Products

Brian Kennell | Posted 10.01.2015 | Business
Brian Kennell

Products with fewer ingredients appeal to the broader market, and the food and beverage industry is taking notice: The second annual Clean Label Conference took place earlier this year, drawing more than 200 industry attendees.

Breakfast in Minnesota

Minnesota Historical Society | Posted 09.30.2015 | Taste
Minnesota Historical Society

Rise and shine! Whether you are awake before dawn, or getting out of bed after working the third shift, it's universally recommended that you start...

School Nutrition Group Flip-Flops on Protecting Children's Health

Elliott Negin | Posted 09.28.2015 | Politics
Elliott Negin

Given how well the school nutrition program is doing, SNA should be declaring victory. Instead, the organization ramped up its lobbying budget to convince Congress to fix something that ain't broke, and unfortunately it has found some sympathetic ears.

Yoplait Yogurt Cups Have Been Killing Small Animals For Years

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 09.24.2015 | Business

Laura Simon calls Yoplait yogurt cups a "death sentence" for skunks.  Small animals will stick their heads inside all sorts of discarded food co...

Treating Stress and Trauma With Mindfulness

Linda Novick O'Keefe | Posted 09.16.2015 | Education
Linda Novick O'Keefe

Mindfulness is a committed, concerted, targeted practice -- a life skill. While pausing for a few deep breaths may make you feel better in the moment, practicing and training regularly will allow you to achieve long lasting results, brain health, and that calmer, less reactive place of being.

General Mills Warns Climate Change Will Lead To Global Food Shortages

The Huffington Post | Jo Confino | Posted 11.17.2015 | Business

In a rebuff to climate deniers, the CEO of American food giant General Mills has asserted that global warming is being created by human activity and ...

Shoppers on a Mission: How Consumer Demand for Transparency Is Changing Our Food

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.23.2015 | Green
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Courtney Pineau, associate director of the Non-GMO Project As anyone with access to social media knows, our food system is having ...

General Mills To Eliminate Artificial Ingredients From Cereals

AP | Posted 06.22.2015 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — General Mills is dropping artificial colors and flavors from its cereals, the latest company to respond to a growing desire for food...

How the Cookie Crumbles

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 09.19.2015 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

In 1896, Fannie Farmer published her cookbook, The Boston Cooking-School Cook Book, which revolutionized cooking. This was the first cookbook to incorporate accurate measurements for the recipes, which made them possible to replicate.

Climate Change This Week: Rising Health Risks and Heat, Rising Renewables, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 10.30.2014 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Looking above at recent temperature anomalies, much of the US is cooler than normal, but the eastern Pacific warm spot continues to prevent much rain from reaching California, which is hotter than normal.

These 10 Companies Control The World's Food

24/7 Wall St. | Alexander E.M. Hess | Posted 08.18.2014 | Business

From 24/7 Wall St.: The agriculture and food production industry employed more than one billion people as of last year, or a third of the global workf...

Peanut Butter Cheerios Campaign's Spot-On Portrayal of Fathers

Christopher A. Brown | Posted 10.12.2014 | Parents
Christopher A. Brown

General Mills Canada recognizes that the company doesn't have to denigrate dads to sell a product. This campaign reflects the growing influence of dads as moms' partners in raising children in all aspects of domestic life.

3 Simple Steps Towards Mindfulness

General Mills | Posted 04.01.2015 | Business
General Mills

After 22 years in the workforce, I recently set out on a quest for a greater sense of purpose in my job. What I found had a profound impact on my life both at work and at home. Enter: Mindfulness.

Processed Feud: How the Food Industry Shapes Nutrition

Andy Bellatti | Posted 09.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Andy Bellatti

Public health and nutrition dialogues need clear, explicit messages. Naturally-occurring sugars and added sugars are very different animals. The same goes for processed foods. How is it that a national nutrition organization can simply choose not to recognize that cooking a pot of oatmeal is vastly different from making a Three Musketeers bar in a processing plant?

'Green News Report' - July 29, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.28.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Obama Administration approves sonic cannons for offshore oil exploratio...

Kellogg and General Mills Should Come Clean About Their Climate Lobbying

Ben Grossman-Cohen | Posted 08.05.2014 | Green
Ben Grossman-Cohen

If General Mills and Kellogg are serious about their commitment to addressing climate change they will come clean about their position on the President's Climate Action plan and exactly what they are doing about it.

The 3 Things You Can Do to Help Make a Brand Support Equality

Dr. Alexander Haldemann | Posted 08.04.2014 | Gay Voices
Dr. Alexander Haldemann

Although many brands support LGBT causes without pressure from the public, many do not. Why? Decisions about taking a side on equality often have to do with straight-forward number crunching.

Is a School Breakfast of Multi-Grain Lucky Charms Better Than No Breakfast at All?

Nancy Huehnergarth | Posted 07.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Huehnergarth

In the new documentary Fed Up, author and journalist Michael Pollan reminds us that: "Junk is still junk, even when it's less junky." If you want to see what Pollan is talking about, soon all you'll need to do is walk into a classroom in a low-income school district at breakfast time.

General Mills Is Looking A Little Desperate With Cheerios Protein

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 05.28.2014 | Business

General Mills is giving Cheerios a protein boost in hopes of strengthening soggy sales. The newest offshoot of the 73-year-old cereal brand, "Cheer...

General Mills Reverses Controversial Policy

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 04.22.2014 | Business

General Mills has reversed a new policy that sparked outrage among consumers. General Mills last week revealed a new rule that prevented people fr...