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Dairy Queen on track to meet cage-free commitment by 2025

While working to reach its goal, the company is reducing the number of proprietary ingredients that do not yet use cage-free eggs.
Through its subsidiaries, IDQ develops, licenses and services a system of more than 7,000 restaurants in the United States, Canada and more than 20 other countries.
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How will COVID-19 vaccine impact consumer food demand?

People have become more comfortable with eating at home, but there is also the urge to get out to celebrate, leaders from Cargill and Wegmans say
The introduction of vaccines for COVID-19 will likely have some impact on where food is consumed, but the habits developed so far during the pandemic aren’t expected to be completely reversed.
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How income, population changes affect consumer food behavior

These two factors have been some of the most consistent demand drivers for agriculture in the past century.
Future food demand will be controlled by two main drivers, population and income, Jayson Lusk, Distinguished Professor and Head of the Department of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University, said during the Purdue Top Farmer Conference.
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