News Articles for "Meatpacking"
Senate vote: OK $85 billion cuts, avert shutdown
The Senate approved legislation Wednesday to lock in $85 billion in widely decried spending cuts aimed at restraining soaring federal deficits — and to ...read more
Iowa meatpacking town fears impact of federal cuts
Automatic federal budget reductions set to take effect Friday could fall like a meat ax on the small Iowa town of Columbus Junction, where a sprawling Tys...read more
Shares of some top food companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: ConAgra Foods Inc. rose $.17 or .5 percent, to $30.97. General Mills Inc. rose $.28 or .7 percent, ...read more
Shares of some top food companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: ConAgra Foods Inc. rose $.08 or .3 percent, to $30.88. General Mills Inc. rose $.35 or .9 percent,...read more