Packer Stories

Weather presents challenges for Texas spring produce deal


A drought continues to plague Texas winter-spring produce growers and shippers, although they reported enough cold and moisture to cause some delays in their crops.

Uruguayan citrus imports could hit 10,000 tons


Almost 10,000 tons of citrus could be exported from Uruguay to the U.S. this season, the first full season of imports from the country.

Report: Florida valencia, tangerine production falls


The latest survey shows the Sunshine State producing fewer oranges, tangerines and tangelos.

Citrus packinghouses key in psyllid fight


The $2 billion California citrus industry is facing its biggest threat yet — the Asian citrus psyllid — and if we want to overcome it, we all need to work together.

Sunkist seasonal citrus sampling on tap at CPMA


Sunkist Growers plans to highlight its California Star Ruby grapefruit at the Canadian Produce Marketing Association Convention and Trade Show in Vancouver April 2-4.

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Market Scope - Tangerines — F.o.b.s as of April 14


FLORIDA — Shipments (25-44-23, includes export 1-0-0) — Prices not reported.


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