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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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
Hormel Sponsors Solar Project in Kansas
Solar power is one of the cleanest forms of energy available, and many companies are embracing it as a central part of their strategy to reduce emissions and reach clean energy goals. Natural food company Hormel Natural Choice is tapping the power of the sun through a partnership with a community project headed by Westar...
Oct 13, 2017 9:45 AM ET
Going Solar
by Kelly Braaten When Nick Schweitzer, senior brand manager at Hormel Foods, learned about a community solar garden that was going to be constructed near the plant where Hormel® Natural Choice® uncured bacon products are produced, he was all ears. “I wanted to learn more,” Schweitzer recalls. “People want to feel good about the products they are buying, and environmental...
Oct 2, 2017 9:00 AM ET


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