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Apr 18, 2013, 13:31 ET Applegate Applauds Environmental Working Group's Study of Superbugs and Antibiotics in American Meat

  "The analysis released by the Environmental Working Group showing the bacterial contamination of the meat Americans buy in their...


Nov 27, 2012, 11:27 ET Applegate Urges More Regulation on Antibiotics in Animal Food Production

 "The analysis released today by Consumer Reports about pork samples in the United States is yet another example of how the routine practice of...


Nov 07, 2012, 08:20 ET Applegate CEO Applauds 4.1 Million Californians for Voting Yes on Proposition 37

 "Here at Applegate, we were disappointed at the failure of Proposition 37 (The California Right to Know Genetically Engineered Food Act),"...


Sep 25, 2012, 12:30 ET Parents Just Saying No to Drugs - In Children's Lunchboxes

A new school lunch survey shows that the vast majority of kids are brown bagging it; and while deli meat is beating out the venerable PB&J,...


Jul 05, 2012, 08:00 ET Hot Dog Hangover Cure -- A Laugh And Better Hot Dogs

 National Hot Dog Day (also known as Independence Day) came and went with Americans eating an estimated 150 million wieners – and...


Jun 25, 2012, 08:00 ET "What's in Your Hot Dog?" Survey Finds Americans Really Want to Know

As National Hot Dog Month approaches in July and Americans prepare to chow down on an estimated 150 million wieners on Independence Day alone, a...


Apr 11, 2012, 18:00 ET Applegate CEO Doubts Impact of FDA Guidance Recommendations to Address Antibiotics in Food Animal Production

 Stephen McDonnell, founder and CEO of Applegate, the leading producer of natural and organic meats and cheeses, today welcomed a step...


Mar 23, 2012, 15:53 ET Applegate Praises Court for Ordering FDA to Address Antibiotics in Food Animal Production

Applegate applauds yesterday's decision by a federal judge instructing the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to withdraw approval for...


Feb 22, 2012, 09:00 ET Applegate Responds to Rep. Slaughter's Question on "What's in the Beef" as New Study Finds Origins of MRSA Strain in Food Animals

Stephen McDonnell, founder and CEO of Applegate, the leading producer of natural and organic meats and cheeses, responded today to a...


Jan 19, 2012, 08:00 ET Applegate Brings Convenience to the Number-One Brand of Natural Chicken Nuggets with New Family-Size Package

The number-one brand of chicken nuggets in natural food stores is making it easier to get lunch and dinner on the table with a new...


Dec 12, 2011, 08:00 ET Americans Want Government Intervention in Stopping Superbugs

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Dec 08, 2011, 08:00 ET Holiday Brunch Basics: Mixing Up Fridge Staples for Delicious & Easy Gatherings

   Brunch. It's lunch. It's breakfast. It's a favorite way to gather during the holidays. And with healthy recipe ideas for...


Oct 07, 2011, 11:00 ET Getting Closer to the Farm with the Lunch Box

October is National Farm to School Month, and according to Chris Ely, who deals with thousands of farmers every day in his role as farmer liaison...


Sep 07, 2011, 08:00 ET Gluten Free Doesn't Have to Mean Enjoyment Free

For many with Celiac Disease or a gluten intolerance, foods like crunchy chicken tenders and even deli meats are often off-limits, but thanks to...


Jul 01, 2011, 08:00 ET Let Freedom (from Antibiotics, Mystery Meat) Ring for National Hot Dog Month

July is National Hot Dog Month and with Americans set to enjoy about 150 million hot dogs on Independence Day alone, is there a way for frankfurter...


Jun 06, 2011, 08:00 ET Stephen McDonnell, Founder and CEO of Applegate, Speaks Out about Antibiotics Lawsuit Against the FDA

Stephen McDonnell, founder and CEO of Applegate, the leading producer of organic and natural meats and cheeses, issued a statement today regarding...


May 20, 2011, 12:00 ET Go Beyond the Burger to Kick Off Grilling Season

Millions of Americans will fire up the grill on Memorial Day to commemorate the unofficial start of the outdoor cooking season, and although...


May 17, 2011, 09:05 ET Applegate Hits the Road to Give Americans a Frank Look at Hot Dogs

Applegate, the country's leading producer of natural and organic meats and cheeses, will hit Radio 92.9 EarthFest in Boston on Saturday, May 21 to...


May 17, 2011, 08:00 ET Applegate Hits the Road to Give Americans a Frank Look at Hot Dogs

Applegate, the country's leading producer of natural and organic meats and cheeses, will hit Radio 92.9 EarthFest in Boston on Saturday, May 21 to...


Mar 17, 2011, 08:00 ET Do You Know Where Your Sodium Is Hiding?

The recently released 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommends that Americans consume less than 2,300 milligrams of sodium a day, but with...