The likelihood of an artichoke purchase remained even with Fresh Trends 2012, at 15%.


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Ocean Mist products, publicity mark PMA return


Ocean Mist Farms plans to debut four products at the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit as the grower-shipper completes its 90th anniversary year celebration.

Ocean Mist mascot preps for Monterey fair


Ocean Mist Farms mascot Arti the Artichoke will greet fans at the Monterey County Fair Aug. 29 in Monterey, Calif.

Camposol second quarter sales soar


Rising avocado sales and solid asparagus prices were the key drivers for a 55% increase in sales during the second quarter for Camposol Holding Ltd., Lima, Peru.

Ocean Mist mascot is rodeo fans’ favorite


Ocean Mist Farms mascot Arti the Artichoke won a social media fan favorite contest between produce mascots scheduled to race July 18 at the California Rodeo Salinas.

Festival marks Ocean Mist’s 90th anniversary


MONTEREY, Calif. — At the Castroville Artichoke Food and Wine Festival, state and local officials honored Ocean Mist Farms for its 90 years in continuous business and its role in the community.

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Market Scope - Artichokes — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 14


SOUTH AND CENTRAL DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (11-9-12) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Trading fairly active. Supply 12-24s light. Prices 24-36s higher, others generally unchanged. Cartons globe thorned green 12s $14.55-15, 18s mostly $19.55-21, 24s mostly $20-24.65, 30s mostly $16-17.15, 36s mostly $13.65-16. Quality variable.


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