Cargill Reports Third-quarter Fiscal 07/08 Earnings up 86%

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Minneapolis – Cargill today reported net earnings of $1.03 billion in the 2007/08 third quarter ended Feb. 29, up 86 percent from $553 million in the same period a year ago. Earnings in the first nine months totaled $2.9 billion, a 69 percent increase from $1.71 billion a year ago.