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Mar 04, 2013, 08:00 ET

Land O'Lakes Sponsors 25th Annual Nobel Peace Prize Forum

 With the world population projected to reach 9.2 billion by 2050, agricultural and food companies must partner with people around the world to...

Nov 08, 2012, 11:00 ET

Land O'Lakes Foundation Donates $200,000 to University of Wisconsin

The Land O'Lakes Foundation made a four-year $200,000 pledge to the University of Wisconsin Foundation for its Center for Dairy Research and...

Oct 18, 2012, 12:34 ET

Land O'Lakes Issues Third Corporate Social Responsibility Report

The 2012 Land O'Lakes Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report highlights the cooperative's commitment to feeding more people with less...

Oct 11, 2012, 07:00 ET
Land O'Lakes Launches Saute Express(TM) Saute Starter, its First Innovation in Cooking.  (PRNewsFoto/Land O'Lakes)

Land O'Lakes Launches Saute Express™ Saute Starter, its First Innovation in Cooking

 Land O'Lakes, the national farmer-owned food and agricultural cooperative, is "setting the innovation table" in cooking with the launch...

Aug 07, 2012, 16:01 ET

Clinton Announces Major Malawi Investment at Land O'Lakes-Supported Milk Bulking Group

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced a major expansion of U.S. government investment in Malawi on Sunday, during a visit to the...

Jun 29, 2012, 17:01 ET

Winners of John Brandt Scholarship Announced

 The Land O'Lakes Foundation awarded the 2012 John Brandt Memorial Foundation Scholarships to a graduate student studying what information...

Jun 14, 2012, 15:00 ET

Land O'Lakes Foundation Nearly Triples Community Garden Program

The Land O'Lakes Foundation plans to nearly triple the amount of fresh produce and number of gardens grown by students through its Answer...

Feb 29, 2012, 13:00 ET

Land O'Lakes Celebrates 2012 Annual Meeting

 In 2011, Land O'Lakes achieved solid financial results, including its highest-ever net sales and second-highest net earnings, in a still...

Oct 13, 2011, 08:30 ET

Feeding a Hungry World

With a growing global population – which is expected to increase from 7 billion to 9 billion people by 2050 – investing in women...

Oct 11, 2011, 11:32 ET

Land O'Lakes Welcomes Inclusion of Foundation for the Future Legislative Language in Lugar-Stutzman Farm Bill Draft

Land O'Lakes has issued a statement commending Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) for including provisions of Foundation for the Future in a farm bill...

Sep 16, 2010, 15:08 ET

Land O'Lakes Introduces New Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Land O'Lakes today announced the introduction of its 2010 Corporate Social Responsibility Report.  The new report is posted on...

Aug 13, 2009, 11:51 ET

Upstate New York Land Selling Fast - Cortland County, NY

On August 22(nd), Winding Brook Farm, which was recently purchased at public auction to settle an estate, will be sold to a few lucky...

Jul 11, 2008, 01:00 ET

In Real Estate, It's Not All Bad News

ROCKWOOD, Tenn., July 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In this soft market, there are still some developers forging ahead and creating new ownership...

Jun 18, 2008, 01:00 ET

State Senate Candidate Becky Ruppe to Host Fundraiser at Grande Vista Bay

ROCKWOOD, Tenn., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Grande Vista Bay is rolling out the red carpet for a very prestigious guest list. Becky Ruppe, mayor of...

Jun 17, 2008, 01:00 ET

Wealthy Texan Family Ranch Divided Into Luxurious Individual Parcels

ATHENS, Texas, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Once upon a time, wealthy families owned vast tracts of ranch land across Texas, but those days are...

Mar 27, 2008, 01:00 ET

First Year Anniversary Makes for a Successful Weekend at Water's Edge Ranch

ATHENS, Texas, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Water's Edge Ranch is a lakefront community from Texas Land & Lakes located in Athens, TX, about an...

Mar 13, 2008, 01:00 ET

Log Home Package with Estate Size Private Wooded Parcels Now Being Offered in East Tennessee for a Limited Time

ROCKWOOD, Tenn., March 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Tennessee Land & Lakes is offering a $20,000 dollar proof of purchase voucher to buyers from...

Feb 13, 2008, 00:00 ET

New Property for Sale Near Ithaca

ITHACA, N.Y., Feb. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunny View Acres is the most recent property available from New York Land & Lakes. Located six miles...

Jan 31, 2008, 00:00 ET

New Click to Chat Feature for Grande Vista Bay

ROCKWOOD, Tenn., Jan. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Tennessee Land & Lakes has implemented its new Click to Chat feature for Grande Vista Bay. By going...

Apr 06, 2007, 01:00 ET

Water's Edge Ranch: A Texan Dream

ATHENS, Texas, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Water's Edge Ranch, Athens, Texas, delivers momentous plans for a superb community. Boasting 2150 acres,...