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2014-04-07 16:26:12

ARDEN HILLS, Minn., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pin A Meal, Give A Meal campaign is in full swing, running through May 31. With one in six Americans struggling with hunger, this campaign creates hope - and a way to help. In partnership with Feeding America(®) - the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization - the Land O'Lakes Foundation and Land O'Lakes Dairy Foods team are delivering easy recipe ideas and hunger relief, all in one. For every Land O'Lakes recipe...

2013-03-06 16:26:34

SAINT PAUL, Minn., March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For every Land O'Lakes recipe pinned on Pinterest, the Land O'Lakes Foundation will donate $1 up to $250,000 to Feeding America(®) to help fight hunger in the United States. The Pin-A-Meal Campaign kicked off March 4 and will run through May 1. One in six Americans is struggling with hunger, including nearly 17 million children and four million seniors. The Land O'Lakes Foundation and Land O'Lakes Dairy Foods are partnering with...

2012-10-24 11:27:19

SAINT PAUL, Minn., Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Land O'Lakes Foundation will donate $150,000 to Indianapolis-area food-relief services over the next three years to help fight domestic and global hunger. Land O'Lakes and Purina Animal Nutrition LLC also received the Distinguished Service Citation from the National FFA Organization. The donation was announced in conjunction with FFA Rally to Fight Hunger, held today during the first day of the 2012 National FFA Convention and Expo, Oct....

2012-06-14 10:23:30

SAINT PAUL, Minn., June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Land O'Lakes Foundation plans to nearly triple the amount of fresh produce and number of gardens grown by students through its Answer Plot® Community Garden Program and donated to food shelves this summer. Last year, program participants donated 39,000 servings of fresh produce to food shelves across the country; in 2012 they plan to donate 100,000 servings of fresh produce. Started in 2011 with six gardens, the Answer Plot®...

2010-02-24 12:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's challenging economic environment, it is essential that cooperatives aggressively pursue member interests in the economic, political and social arenas, Land O'Lakes Chairman of the Board Pete Kappelman today told delegates and visitors at the national food and agricultural cooperative's 89th Annual Meeting in Minneapolis. "This past year has been difficult and stressful across the economy, and agriculture has been no exception," Kappelman told...