The merger will create one of the world's largest food companies.
The county is a major center for research on genetically engineered crops.
Authorities largely accepted the procedures since no links to illnesses were established until later.
Commercializing the altered fish could pose some risk to the environment.
They predict the bill will help the industry develop new markets around the globe.
General Mills expects to cut 675 to 725 jobs as it wrestles with sluggish sales.
States have enacted labeling requirements amid increasing concerns from consumers.
The groups said Subway is testing a chicken sandwich free from antibiotic use.
Kraft previously faced a lawsuit over its "all-natural" Capri Sun in 2007.
Italian chocolate giant Ferrero SpA will acquire Thorntons PLC for $177.7 million.
It is expected to employ around 1,100 people after its anticipated 2017 opening.
A man filed a federal lawsuit over the use of partially hydrogenated oils in frozen potato products.
Niagara has recalled 14 brands produced at two Pennsylvania manufacturing plants.
Several irrigation districts serving farmers are challenging the board's order in court.
General Mills is dropping artificial colors and flavors from its cereals.
Jeni's closed its shops and halted production after listeria was found in the plant.
Hershey maintains that a slowdown in China's economy is a contributing factor.
The U.S. distributor of Corona and other prominent Mexican beer brands is investing $2 billion in its brewery.
The association is leading a federal lawsuit to block the law, which is due to take effect next year.
ASN officials defended the group's research efforts and disclosure practices.
The FDA's move generated strong reactions on both sides of the political aisle.
The deal shifts a dozen energy drink brands originally owned by Coke to Monster.
A Democratic senator hopes to curb the taxes levied on small brewers, vintners, distillers and cider makers.
Nestle insists the noodles are safe and is challenging the ban in a Mumbai court.
The Obama administration calls trans fats a threat to public health.
The money would largely go toward fully refunding Kashi customers.
Jeni's is temporarily closing its 21 retail shops.
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