The California Almond Objective Measurement Report, published Monday by the United States Department of Agriculture-National Agricultural Statistics Service, estimates that the 2021 crop will come in at 2.8 billion meat pounds, 10 percent below last year’s record of 3.1 billion pounds.
Offering premium organic and conventional avocados from California, Chile, Colombia, Peru and Mexico, Oppy is now using Apeel’s plant-based solution to extend the shelf life of its Eco Farms avocados grown in Mexico.
As California growers deal with drought conditions again, the booming almond industry fears limitations for non-market based reasons.
The California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement Board voted this week to mandate pre-harvest testing for leafy greens grown in fields where elevated risk factors are present.
Mercato, the e-commerce platform created for America's independent grocers and specialty food stores, announced today that it has partnered with the National Co+op Grocers, an organization that works to foster growth and efficiency within the cooperative grocery sector.
FreshRealm, a leading fresh meals solution provider, announced today that it has raised $32 million in funding from accredited institutional investors.
“As a millennial, it’s no surprise, from a very early age I was taught about the ‘Three R’s’ of environmental responsibility and sustainability, ‘Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle’”, Madison Wilson, Marketing Coordinator for Village Farms Greenhouse Grown brand tells us.
The Produce for Better Health Foundation is looking ahead to September to ensure its third annual National Fruits & Veggies Month celebration is poised for success.
The families of three Air Force service members killed in a 2018 truck crash have filed for punitive damages against Albertsons Companies, Krujex Freight Transportation Corp. (KFTC), Penhall Company, and Specialty Construction Supply Company for their roles in causing the fatal accident.
After the initial shock of lockdowns at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic last spring, operators and their suppliers regrouped.