agribusiness

9:16 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Activists call for Kellogg to end venture with Singapore agribusiness corporation

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About a dozen people protest partnership with Wilmar over rainforest practices
Across the street from Kellogg Co. headquarters, protesters asked passersby to make a call. Many had phones to their own ears.
12:31 pm
Tue June 18, 2013

Cargill to buy NorthStar Grain in Decatur

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Current NorthStar employees will likely work for Cargill. Some Cargill employees will likely move to Decatur
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
DECATUR, MI - Cargill is buying the grain storage and crop inputs assets of Northstar Grain LLC and associated properties in Decatur, according to a news release from the company. Cargill plans to invest about $3 million in upgrades to the facility -- completing the construction of a 500,000 bushel storage bin and increasing the capability to ship 75-car unit trains.