• dairy
  • Margarine first arrived in the United States in the 1870s, much to the chagrin of American dairy farmers who saw the spread as a threat to butter sales. (reference.com)
  • Butter is made from dairy milk, and margarine is made from vegetable oil. (reference.com)
  • Colloquially in the United States, the term margarine is used to describe "non-dairy spreads" with varying fat contents. (wikipedia.org)
  • Reference Re Validity of Section 5(a) of the Dairy Industry Act (1949), also known as the Margarine Reference or as Canadian Federation of Agriculture v Quebec (AG), is a leading ruling of the Supreme Court of Canada, upheld on appeal to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council, on determining if a law is within the authority of the Parliament of Canada's powers relating to criminal law. (wikipedia.org)
  • The matter came before the courts again with the Margarine Reference, where the following reference question was posed to the Supreme Court of Canada: In this case, Parliament had legislated against the production and trade of margarine, in order to give dairy businesses assurances that margarine would not threaten their existence. (wikipedia.org)
  • Soon after its invention it came under regulation, to protect the dairy industry where taxes were levied on yellow margarine and in some countries an outright ban on its sale. (wikipedia.org)
  • Crosbie was inspired by a trip to Denmark, where oils from its whaling and sealing industry contributed to a prosperous margarine manufacturing business, despite the country's agrarian economy and large dairy industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Crosbie thought that Newfoundland, which didn't have a large dairy industry and which produced large amounts of margarine ingredients such as fish oil, whale oil, seal oil as fishing byproducts, would be a good place to set up a margarine plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • Many attempts have been made to improve the nutritional content of margarine with polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs). (nutraingredients.com)
  • If true, that would have made margarine a fair target for criminal law, but the federal government admitted before the courts that the assessment was simply false. (wikipedia.org)
  • sales
  • Around the late 1880s, the manufacturers began color the margarine yellow to improve sales. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many stores rationed the sales of margarine to customers by limiting the number of cases of margarine that could be purchased, and some stores required a minimum number of other items to be purchased. (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • Chiffon margarine can still be purchased in the Caribbean region, however, where it is marketed by Seprod Ltd. under license from Kraft International. (wikipedia.org)
  • The prohibition on importation of margarine, however, was upheld under the federal Trade and Commerce power. (wikipedia.org)
  • product
  • Additionally, some of the previous manufacturers of Passover margarine discontinued producing the product after deciding it was not economically feasible. (wikipedia.org)
  • market
  • Within 10 years, 37 manufacturing companies provided margarine for the American consumer market. (reference.com)
  • Euromonitor International's Butter and Margarine in Vietnam report provides a thorough outline of the market magnitude and design at a national level. (reportlinker.com)
  • The depression of the 1930s, followed by the rationing of World War II, led to a reduction in supply of animal fat and butter, and, by 1945, "original" margarine almost completely disappeared from the market. (wikipedia.org)
  • stick
  • Some foods to never eat include anything deep fried, stick margarine and swordfish, notes HowStuffWorks. (reference.com)
  • Manischewitz and Mother's, two of the largest kosher margarine brands, were only able to provide limited amounts to the marketplace, which were often not in the popular stick form. (wikipedia.org)
  • plant
  • Then in 1883, under the direction of Robert A. Brehm, Harvey and Company started the first margarine manufacturing plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Crosbie's political opponents accused Crosbie of using his position as Newfoundland's Minister of Finance to enrich himself, because the plant opened the same year that a six cent per pound tariff was introduced on foreign margarine imports. (wikipedia.org)
  • The plant produced hard margarine bricks that were popular in Newfoundland's isolated rural communities such as outports, which often had no electricity or refrigeration. (wikipedia.org)
  • Branch
  • Within a short time this firm had taken a leading role in the production of margarine for the country and was so successful that Crosbie expanded its operations to Brazil, but that branch was soon nationalized. (wikipedia.org)
  • brands
  • In the same year a German pharmacist, Benedict Klein from Cologne, founded the first margarine factory "Benedict Klein Margarinewerke", producing the brands Overstolz and Botteram. (wikipedia.org)
  • company
  • Chiffon Margarine was first manufactured in 1954 by Anderson, Clayton and Company, a cotton products firm of Houston, Texas. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1949, after Newfoundland decided to join Canada, the operations of the company within the province were protected as part of the terms of union, since margarine production was then banned in the rest of Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • addition
  • In addition to margarine, matzo was also in short supply for the 2008 Passover season, as were the Tam Tam matzo crackers manufactured by Manischewitz. (wikipedia.org)
  • short
  • During the 2008 Passover season, kosher-for-Passover margarine in the United States was short in supply due to several issues, leading to a scramble among kosher consumers to obtain the staple since it features prominently in many Passover recipes. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • So for the past two months I've started to use butter on my toast instead of margarine, and I can't imagine how I went all those years without it! (macrumors.com)
  • name
  • On a 1982 episode of Georgia Championship Wrestling, wrestler "Rowdy" Roddy Piper gave an interview wherein he mentioned Imperial Margarine by name in the course of mocking his opponent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Early
  • It was founded by Sir John Chalker Crosbie in 1925 and was one of three margarine plants established in Newfoundland during the early 20th century. (wikipedia.org)