Milk is used to produce a variety of foods including cheese, ice cream and yogurt, or to add flavor and nutrients to foods. It is the white liquid produced by the mammary glands of cows. Whole milk contains at least 3.25% milkfat. Fat can be removed from milk to produce 2% milkfat (reduced fat), 1% milkfat (low fat) and nonfat (skim) milk.
Starch enhances the texture or keeps ingredients from separating in breads, pancakes, cereals, noodles and other food products. It comes from a variety of vegetable sources, including corn, wheat, rice, and potatoes. Starch may be modified by grinding or treating with enzymes or other substances to enhance its performance.
The Bioengineered Foods Disclosure Act requires labeling of foods that contain bioengineered (GMO) ingredients by January 1, 2022. The J.M. Smucker Company is committed to complying with this federal labeling regulation.