Quality Connection: What’s the deal with expiration dates?

If you are in the food industry, you are no stranger to expiration dates. But sometimes industry standards lose the details while gaining familiarity. Read this quick summary to refresh yourself on the facts of expiration dating. What do Expiration Dates Mean? These dates tell you how long the product is likely to remain in […]

September 26, 2017
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Tasting Panel Tips: What do you really taste?

Tasting Panel Tips: What do you really taste? How to make sure you are getting the most out of your taste panels. Emily Ross, Beverage Account Manager You’ve done all your market research; analyzed trends, talked with experts, picked a target market. The budget is set and financing came through. Now comes the fun part, […]

April 14, 2017
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Mushroom Madness: 7 Shrooms to make you Swoon

Mushroom Madness: 7 Shrooms to make you Swoon   Consumers and companies alike are always looking for the next big thing. As nutritional health demands grow, we’re seeing a new star step on the stage: mushrooms. Though they are just recently gaining mainstream popularity, the many health benefits of mushrooms are nothing new. Various fungi have […]

March 24, 2017
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3 Seeds Consumers will Eat Up!

Seeds nutrition content and insights provided by Nutrition Innovation Manager Aaron Martin, CISSN. Seeds can be powerful little (or big) nutrition amplifiers in our diet.  Although most seeds are great to incorporate into your diet there are three in particular which provide a significant punch.  Flaxseed, Chia Seeds & Coconut are three of which you should make […]

February 10, 2017
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Agropur Gives Back

Agropur Gives Back – The Polar Plunge

What’s the cause? The Polar Plunge Agropur Ingredient’s is excited to sponsor employees partaking in 2017’s Polar Plunge.  This annual fund raiser donates all proceeds to the Wisconsin Special Olympics and brings awareness to the cause. Plunges take place all over Wisconsin and involve registering, raising support and jumping into local bodies of water during […]

January 27, 2017
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Low Sugar Craze: 4 formulating tips for the sugar reduced market

This is an update from our 2015 Blog: Science behind the low sugar craze: 3 tips for successful low sugar and reduced sugar formulation Insight and content provided by Nutrition Innovation Manager Aaron Martin, CISSN.   Quite possibly the most important theme in healthful eating recently is the desire to reduce excessive sugar in the diet.  For […]

January 18, 2017
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Customer Experience Program

The Agropur Advantage Customer Experience Program

The La Crosse, Wisconsin site is excited to introduce our new Customer Experience Program: The Agropur Advantage!   This program is centered around our commitment to every step in our customers’ journey; from an initial conversation to a new product launch and each step in between. The Agropur Advantage is designed to put our customers first from […]

January 6, 2017
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Proteins: Are they all equal? INTERN FEATURE

Agropur Ingredients believes in investing time and attention into up & coming industry members. Through our internship program we give students hands on experience and knowledge that will help guide them into a successful career. Ultimately we hope our investment serves as an avenue to create a food industry that continues to improve year after year. […]

January 5, 2017
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4 Ancient Grains You Should be Eating

Ancient grains content and insights provided by Nutrition Innovation Manager Aaron Martin, CISSN. The term “ancient” is used to describe grains that have not been altered through selective breeding over the recent millennium.  Ancient grains are NOT corn and modern varieties of wheat, which have been the product of many hundreds and sometimes thousands of years […]

December 28, 2016
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6 Innovative Fruit Veggie Dairy Products to Inspire You

Thank you Donna Berry and Caleb Wagner for your contributions! Consumers are headed back to their roots and are searching for products with bold nutritional claims. A basic nutrition rule for many consumers is, “eat your fruits and veggies.”  It’s no secret that Mother Nature has a knack for making some mighty nutritional snacks, but […]

December 1, 2016
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