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Food boxes with fresh produce to be given away in Jackson

Apr. 18, 2021 12:02 PM EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Thousands of food boxes of fresh produce will be available for pick-up at the Mississippi State Fairgrounds in Jackson on Wednesday. The food is being provided as part of a federal program to support families who have lost income during the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Beverage maker plans $103M Indiana plant with 100 jobs

Apr. 14, 2021 10:26 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) — A California-based company plans to build a $103 million plant in southern Indiana that will produce dairy and plant-based beverages and create more than 100 jobs. Ninth Avenue Foods announced Tuesday that the family-owned company would build a...

The secret to A&T grad's success (and special sauce)? Love.

Apr. 04, 2021 00:06 AM EDT

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — In a one-story industrial building on Clifton Road, Matt Mullens has the big kitchen all to himself. Linoleum floors, steel tables and a stainless steel stove would make anyone feel like a high-end chef. But there’s nothing...

'Concrete Cowboy' shows Philadelphia's Black cowboy culture

Mar. 30, 2021 20:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Historians estimate that 1 in 4 American cowboys were Black but you would be hard pressed to find a movie genre whiter than the Western. “Concrete Cowboy,” an urban Western about African American riders in Philadelphia starring Idris Elba, is about an often unseen —...

Cyprus' famed halloumi cheese earns coveted EU quality mark

Mar. 30, 2021 14:24 PM EDT

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The European Union has recognized halloumi as a traditional product of Cyprus, which will shield the country’s top food export from an increasing number of foreign producers using the cheese’s name to muscle into a 224-million-euro ($267 million) market, the...

Idaho cow manure pollution bill approved by Senate panel

Mar. 04, 2021 16:21 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A Senate panel on Thursday approved legislation that’s the product of Idaho's hundreds of thousands of cows and the 50 million pounds (23 million kilograms) of cow manure they produce daily. The Senate Agricultural Affairs Committee voted 5-3 to...

US suspends tariffs on UK goods to resolve aircraft dispute

Mar. 04, 2021 15:45 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — The U.S. agreed Thursday to suspend millions of dollars' worth of tariffs on U.K. exports including Scotch whisky as part of an effort to resolve a long-running trans-Atlantic trade dispute over aerospace subsidies. The U.S. government will suspend tariffs...

Food groups fight to save one Trump virus program

Feb. 23, 2021 13:55 PM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — As the Biden administration sets up shop, many policies initiated by its hard-right predecessor are being targeted for extinction. But agricultural groups and anti-hunger organizations are fighting to keep one they've come to depend on, which channels food that might...