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Jun 15, 2016, 09:00 ET Fields of the Future: Demystifying the Modern Farmer

 Land O'Lakes, Inc., joined by Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, today will host Fields of the Future, a live broadcast about taking the...


Jun 14, 2016, 14:30 ET Land O'Lakes Donates 40,000 Pounds of Macaroni & Cheese to Second Harvest Heartland

 Land O'Lakes, Inc. donated 40,000 pounds of LAND O LAKES® Reduced Fat Macaroni and Cheese Entree with Whole Grain to Second Harvest...


Jun 08, 2016, 13:10 ET Fields of the Future: Engaging Non-Farmers in the Challenge to Feed 9.7 Billion by 2050

WHAT:    In a live broadcast, Land O'Lakes President and CEO Chris Policinski and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will...


May 25, 2016, 13:31 ET Governor Dayton and Land O'Lakes, Inc. Announce Public-Private Partnership to Improve Water Quality in Minnesota

Governor Mark Dayton and Land O'Lakes, Inc. President and CEO Chris Policinski today announced a new public-private partnership to protect and...


May 03, 2016, 11:00 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2016 Results

Land O'Lakes, Inc. today announced first quarter financial results, reporting quarterly net sales of $3.6 billion and net earnings of $104 million,...


Mar 15, 2016, 10:18 ET Ag Industry Failing to Attract Next Generation

 The world's demand for food will surge by 2050, with a projected 10 billion people requiring a 70 percent increase in food production. The...


Mar 01, 2016, 11:00 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Announces Record Earnings in 2015

Land O'Lakes, Inc. today announced record net earnings of $308 million, up from $266 million in 2014. "Delivering record earnings in...


Dec 07, 2015, 11:09 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. and GENYOUth Join Together in Multi-Year Partnership

Today Land O'Lakes, Inc. announced a multi-year partnership with GENYOUth, a leading non-profit organization focused on empowering America's youth...


Nov 10, 2015, 17:19 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Promotes Beth Ford

 Land O'Lakes, Inc. announced today that Beth Ford has been promoted to group executive vice president and chief operating officer for the...


Nov 05, 2015, 10:00 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Results

 Land O'Lakes, Inc. today announced third quarter financial results, reporting net sales of $2.62 billion and net earnings of $8.2 million for...


Oct 27, 2015, 10:00 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Makes First Commercial Investment in Africa

Land O'Lakes, Inc. and Villa Crop Protection of South Africa today announced a partnership, effective Oct. 26,that will capitalize on the growth...


Oct 15, 2015, 13:58 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Awards 10 College Students Fellowships to Address Global Hunger

An increase in population from 7 to 10 billion by 2050 will require a 70 percent increase in food production at the same time that natural...


Sep 30, 2015, 18:22 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Foundation Makes $1 Million Gift to Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center

 Land O'Lakes, Inc. today announced that the Land O'Lakes Foundation will support the development of the Wisconsin Agricultural Education...


Aug 24, 2015, 11:02 ET United Suppliers, Inc. to Merge with Land O'Lakes, Inc. Crop Inputs Business

 The owners of United Suppliers, Inc. and members of Land O'Lakes, Inc. have overwhelmingly approved the merger of United Suppliers with Land...


Aug 05, 2015, 11:00 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Results

Land O'Lakes, Inc. today announced second quarter financial results, reporting year-to-date net sales of $7.1 billion and net earnings of $180...


Jul 22, 2015, 16:49 ET Land O'Lakes Foundation Awards 2015 John Brandt Memorial Scholarships

 The 2015 winners of John Brandt Memorial Scholarship are Tawny Chandler, Haley Larson and Sara Stoakes. The scholarship is awarded annually by...


Jun 17, 2015, 13:21 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Names First Chief Communications Officer

Land O'Lakes, Inc. welcomes Kim Olson as Chief Communications Officer. Olson joins Land O'Lakes on July 20. Olson brings more than 25 years of...


May 13, 2015, 10:34 ET Land O'Lakes Member Farm Recognized with U.S. Dairy Sustainability Award

 Dorrich Dairy in Glenwood, Minnesota, has been recognized with a 2015 U.S. Dairy Sustainability Award for Outstanding Dairy Farm...


May 05, 2015, 12:36 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Announces First Quarter Results

 Land O'Lakes, Inc. today announced first quarter financial results, reporting quarterly net sales of $3.8 billion and net earnings...


Apr 13, 2015, 14:46 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Names New Chief Marketing Officer

 Land O'Lakes, Inc. welcomes Tim Scott as Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. Scott joins Land O'Lakes on April 22. Scott...


Mar 26, 2015, 16:22 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc., Ree Drummond Team Up for Pin A Meal, Give A Meal

 Land O'Lakes and Ree Drummond, also known as The Pioneer Woman, are partnering to host a live online cooking event as part of the 2015 Pin A...


Mar 10, 2015, 16:21 ET Land O'Lakes, Feeding America® Launch Third Annual Pin A Meal, Give A Meal Campaign

The Pin A Meal, Give A Meal campaign launched last week and will run through April 30. With one in six Americans struggling with hunger, this...


Feb 24, 2015, 10:00 ET Land O'Lakes, Inc. Reports Financial Results for Year-end and Fourth Quarter 2014

 Land O'Lakes, Inc. today announced 2014 business results that included net earnings of $266 million on record sales of $15...


Feb 19, 2015, 10:00 ET Land O'Lakes Inc. to Acquire FLM+

Land O'Lakes, Inc. is acquiring the assets of FLM+, a leading marketing communications and strategic consulting company with expertise in the...


Feb 06, 2015, 11:00 ET California's Three Largest Dairy Cooperatives Submit Proposal for California to Join the Federal Milk Marketing Order

 Underscoring continued support of their farmer-owners, the three largest dairy cooperatives in California submitted a joint proposal to the...