The board of directors of ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE: CAG) has declared a quarterly common stock dividend of 22.50 cents per share. It will be paid on March 1, 2001 to stockholders of record on February 2, 2001.

This will be the second quarterly dividend at the 22.50 cents rate. This will be ConAgra Foods 101st consecutive quarterly dividend payment.

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