Do You See Veggies Differently?
Morningstar Farms® Announces the Veggie Creations Contest

Morningstar Farms Announces the Veggie Creations Contest

Battle Creek, Mich. (April 11, 2007) — Let your creative veggie juices flow! Think of the kitchen as your studio and the plate as a canvas. Turning a vegetable into something extraordinary can be a fun and inspiring adventure, resulting in unexpectedly delicious recipes, table decorations, paintings, fashion accessories, and more. To encourage veggie lovers to indulge their creative whims and showcase how they see veggies differently, Morningstar Farms introduces the first-ever Morningstar Farms Veggies Creations Contest on

There are two categories for entry: the aspiring chef can submit a recipe creation to win a trip to Virginia for a hands-on, veggie-sculpting class from professional veggie carver, James Parker. The aspiring artist can enter the photo/video category to win a trip to La Tomatina Festival in Bunol, Spain, for the famous world's largest tomato fight during a week-long celebration of art and culture with musical bands, fireworks, food, and fun. Need some inspiration to get started? Visit the See Veggies Differently Web site to see a gallery of entries from other veggie enthusiasts and to enter the contest.

"At Morningstar Farms, we want to help people bring creativity to veggie eating. A lot of inspiration and imagination went into creating delicious veggie products such as our Mushroom Mozzarella Veggie Bites and Spicy Black Bean Burgers," said Jim Poppens, Vice President Marketing, Frozen Foods. "Vegetables can be so much more than a side dish, and we encourage people to look at veggies in a whole new way."

The Veggie Creations Contest begins on April 11, 2007 at 12:01 a.m. EST. The final deadline for submission is June 27, 2007 at 11:59 p.m. EST.

A complete list of rules and entry forms are available online at

The Veggie Creations Contest is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age and older at time of entry.

Morningstar Farms foods are available in nearly every major grocery store chain nationwide. For more than 25 years, Morningstar Farms has offered veggie alternatives for people who care about great taste and great nutrition. Visit for easy recipes, fun food ideas and more.

About the Morningstar Farms™ Veggie Creations Contest
Abbreviated Rules. No Purchase Necessary. Contest ends on 6/27/07. To enter or for complete Official Rules, go to Open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Void where prohibited. Sponsor: Kellogg North America Company, One Kellogg Square, Battle Creek, MI 49016.

®, ™, ©2007 Kellogg NA Co.

About the Kellogg Company
With 2006 sales of almost $11 billion, Kellogg Company (NYSE:K) is the world's leading producer of cereal and a leading producer of convenience foods, including cookies, crackers, toaster pastries, cereal bars, fruit snacks, frozen waffles, and veggie foods. The company's brands include Kellogg's, Keebler, Pop-Tarts, Eggo, Cheez-It, Nutri-Grain, Special K, Rice Krispies, Murray, Austin, Morningstar Farms, Famous Amos, Carr's, Plantation, Ready Crust and Kashi. Kellogg products are manufactured in 17 countries and marketed in more than 180 countries around the world. For more information, visit the company's website at


Kate Northrup
Hunter Public Relations

Kris Charles
Morningstar Farms