Environment

Environment

We are inspired to do our part in making the world a better place. That's why we place great emphasis on the environment when producing products for customers and consumers around the world. To minimize our environmental impact, we’ve set goals to reduce our nonrenewable energy use, water use, solid waste sent to landfills and greenhouse gas emissions by 10 percent by 2020. In addition, we also aim to reduce our product packaging by 25 million pounds by 2020.

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The Top 6 Companies That Are Helping Us Save the Bees
By Jenny Krane The bee population is in crisis right now, and it’s up to us to restore their natural habitat and encourage them to reenter our green spaces. Without bees, we wouldn’t have access to fresh fruits and vegetables, or get to pick up huge, dinner-plate-sized dahlias at the farmers market. ...
Jun 7, 2019 12:15 PM ET
Hormel Foods to Become Powered by Nearly 50 Percent Renewable Energy
AUSTIN, Minn., April 10, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), maker of SKIPPY®, SPAM®, Hormel® Natural Choice®, Hormel® Black Label®, Columbus® and many other branded food products, has announced a virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) for wind energy. Through this and...
Apr 10, 2019 9:45 AM ET
Farmers Focus on Maximizing Soil Health
BLOOMING PRAIRIE, Minn., August 21, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Farmers in the Cedar River Watershed gathered last week and learned from local experts how maximizing soil health can economically benefit their operations while protecting water quality. The event was a free field day organized by a new public-private-nonprofit partnership. The Cedar River Watershed Partnership organized the event...
Aug 21, 2018 2:05 PM ET
Preserving Critical Resources
By Kelly Braaten and Coulter Wood This Earth Day, we asked Coulter Wood, a senior staff engineer at Hormel Foods who is responsible for the company’s energy management, to share some of his favorite tips — things people can do in their own lives to help preserve the Earth’s resources. Check out his thoughts and learn more about Coulter and his role at the company below!...
Apr 23, 2018 12:30 PM ET
What’s the Buzz?
By Alyssa Shelasky With Justin’s pollinator efforts at the center of the humane, earth-friendly company, we spoke to Alyssa Harding, external relations manager at Justin’s, to find out what all the buzz is about. (Note: These quotes were delivered by Harding and represent the collective voice of Justin’s.) ...
Nov 15, 2017 9:30 AM ET

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