Sales of this summer fruit remain popular, although the likelihood of a nectarine purchase fell four percentage points from last year.
A merger of two New Zealand fruit companies’ operating interests has been finalized.
California’s Agricultural Labor Relations Board has until Dec. 1 to explain to the California Court of Appeals whether it abused its discretion when it refused to count ballots last year regarding the unionization of employees at Gerawan Farming Inc.
Albertsons produce departments in Southern California featured Disney-themed displays of stone fruit from Scattaglia Growers & Shippers for three weeks in July and August.
Beginning Aug. 12, the California Grape and Tree Fruit League will be known as the California Fresh Fruit Association.
Wawona Packing Co. is expanding its July 19 stone fruit recall related to listeria, adding it hasn’t determined the source.More Packer Stories for Nectarines
Market Scope - Nectarines — F.o.b.s as of Dec. 8
CHILE — Imports (0-0-0) — Imports via air. Movement expected to increase. Sufficient volume and number of importers to establish a market were expected by the end of the week of Dec. 15.