The likelihood of an apricot purchase slipped four percentage points from Fresh Trends 2012. The likelihood of purchase generally increased according to income.


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Fresno Food Expo offers fresh opportunities


FRESNO, Calif. — As the regional local product forager for Whole Foods, Harv Singh likes to attend the Fresno Food Expo, keeping his eyes and ears open for new trends.

Stemilt promotes peak apricot season


Stemilt Growers has launched a promotion for peak apricot season.

Early start for big Stemilt apricot crop


Stemilt Growers’ 2014 apricot harvest kicked off a week earlier than last year, and the company expects a big crop.

Hybrid apricot season begins soon


In mid-June, Frieda’s Angelcots’, white apricots that are a hybrid of Moroccan and Iranian apricot varieties, season will begin.

Moonlight Sales to market Sun World stone fruit


Moonlight Sales Corp. has become a licensee of Sun World International LLC and will market its stone fruit and brands.

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Market Scope - Apricots — F.o.b.s as of July 21


YAKIMA VALLEY AND WENATCHEE DISTRICT, WASH. — Shipments (19-22-30) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices generally unchanged. Perfection and rival Washington 1 cartons two-layer tray pack 60-64s $24-26; 70-72s $22-24; 80s $20-22; 24-pound cartons loose 1 7/8-inch minimum $22-24; 1 5/8-inch minimum $18-20. Quality generally good.


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