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University of Manchester students win Cargill challenge to solve ethanol production problem

University of Manchester students win Cargill challenge to solve ethanol production problem

December 5, 2016 |

In the UK, students Rachana Halasabele and Alessia Xu from The University of Manchester in the UK recently triumphed with their innovative and practical winning solution to a real-life industry problem set by Cargill’s ethanol experts at their starches and sweeteners plant in Trafford Park, Manchester. The UK-wide competition, open to all Universities, is the […]

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Going to Graceland: Cargill, Calysta select Tennessee for methane-to-feed project

Going to Graceland: Cargill, Calysta select Tennessee for methane-to-feed project

December 4, 2016 |

In Minnesota, Cargill and Calysta revealed that they will co-create the world’s largest gas fermentation facility in Memphis, Tennessee to produce Calysta’s FeedKind protein, a family of sustainable, traceable nutritional ingredients for fish, livestock and pets. Start-up is expected in late 2018. So we’re going to Graceland. Memphis that is, home to Elvis. What exactly is […]

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Strategic intent: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Cargill in the advanced bioeconomy

Strategic intent: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Cargill in the advanced bioeconomy

August 29, 2016 |

This season, The Digest is hosting the Strategic Intent webinar series, looking at the plans, progress and future milestones of strategic stakeholders in the Advanced Bioeconmy. In this slide deck, we looked at Cargill, and its M&A activity, direct investments, partnerships and alliances with companies both heralded and unknown.

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EverSweet from Cargill, Evolva wins key safety OK from US FDA

EverSweet from Cargill, Evolva wins key safety OK from US FDA

June 5, 2016 |

In Washington, the US Food and Drug Administration issued a GRAS (generally recognized as safe) No Objection Letter for Cargill’s next-generation sweetener, EverSweet, qualifying it for use in food and beverages. EverSweet was introduced in October 2015 and is made with the same sweetness found in the stevia leaf, Reb M and Reb D. EverSweet provides […]

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Cargill and friends invest $30M in Calysta as the gas-to-protein chase heats up

Cargill and friends invest $30M in Calysta as the gas-to-protein chase heats up

February 2, 2016 |

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Cargill, Evolva partnership for biobased stevia sweetener reaches new technical milestone

Cargill, Evolva partnership for biobased stevia sweetener reaches new technical milestone

December 27, 2015 |

In Switzerland, Evolva has achieved “another technical milestone” in its partnership with Cargill, Inc. relating to the commercialization of EverSweet, a next-generation, zero-calorie stevia sweetener. Reaching this milestone triggers the payment of USD 0.5 million by Cargill to Evolva, the company said, although the nature of the milestone was not disclosed. The company added that negotiations […]

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Cargill trimming up to 4,000 jobs as low commodity prices and China slowdown hit: Reuters report

Cargill trimming up to 4,000 jobs as low commodity prices and China slowdown hit: Reuters report

November 15, 2015 |

In Minnesota, Reuters is reporting that Cargill will trim up to 4,000 jobs, or 2.5 percent of its workforce and closing an undisclosed number of company offices, The report comes as Archer Daniels Midland, Bunge, Cargill and Louis Dreyfus, among other agricultural giants are girding their loins for extended impacts from China’s growth slowdown and […]

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Cargill launches EverSweet next-gen sweetener co-developed with Evolva

Cargill launches EverSweet next-gen sweetener co-developed with Evolva

October 1, 2015 |

In Minnesota, Cargill announced the launch of EverSweet, “the great tasting, next-generation stevia sweetener” which the company co-developed with Evolva. EverSweet sweetener is made with the same sweetness found in the stevia leaf, Reb M and Reb D, and provides consumers the great taste they crave with better sweetness intensity, faster sweetness onset and improved sweetness […]

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Cargill invests in Genomatica; joint marketing deal positions Cargill as supplier of carbohydrate feedstocks, production services for Genomatica process technologies

Cargill invests in Genomatica; joint marketing deal positions Cargill as supplier of carbohydrate feedstocks, production services for Genomatica process technologies

July 20, 2015 |

In Minnesota, Cargill made an equity investment in Genomatica and secured rights to make additional investments, as part of an agreement tin which the partners will co-market Cargill’s feedstock and production services to current and prospective Genomatica licensees, and chemical users.The collaboration, according to the partners, “will give chemical producers, distributors and users access to […]

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IGPC Ethanol switches to Thompsons from Cargill for Ontario corn supply

IGPC Ethanol switches to Thompsons from Cargill for Ontario corn supply

May 4, 2015 |

In Canada, Thompsons Ltd. announced an agreement with IGPC Ethanol Inc. to partner for sourcing corn for 50 MMgy facility for IGPC in Aylmer, Ontario, effective Oct. 1. GPC Ethanol commenced operations in the fall of 2007. Since that time, it has used the services of Cargill Inc., to source local corn. “This change in […]

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