The Energy Information Administration on Monday said it expects an increase in domestic shale-oil production to nearly 5 million barrels a day for April, which would be the highest monthly level in roughly a year.

Numbers like that will likely make OPEC nervous, according to energy experts.

Caribou Coffee is eliminating all artificial colors, flavors and sweeteners.

In all, 70 ingredients will be no longer used, according to the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

Some of the changes are costing more to the chain and that may be passed onto customers.

Beef prices are falling and that could make for a great grilling season.

Retail beef prices on average have been slowly but steadily declining from historic highs two years ago that were largely the result of a yearslong drought in cattle country.

Consumer experts say expect deals from grocery stores around the  major holidays like memorial day and July 4th.

And DOW Chemical and Dupont are nearing their massive merger, which will create an agriculture and chemical giant.

The companies are now targeting a second-quarter closing date.