ASIAN VEGETABLES

 


Packer Stories

Vega Produce names sales manager

01/23/2014

Lloyd Rosen, a retail, wholesaling and brokerage sales veteran, has left retirement and now heads sales for a Miami-based grower-shipper of Central American specialty and ethnic-oriented produce.

Specialty produce in Texas grows with Hispanic population

01/14/2014

Wholesalers and retailers are capitalizing on the booming Hispanic population in Texas.

Indoor farm taps technology to grow leafy greens

11/19/2013

Drawing from his background as an electrical engineer, Steve Fambro, founder and chief executive officer of Oceanside, Calif.-based Famgro Farms, has tried to eliminate as much variability in leafy green production as possible.

Despite growth, VegiWorks remains focused on service

10/07/2013

SAN FRANCISCO — VegiWorks Inc. has come a long way since the days nearly two decades ago when Paulo Ho and his brothers did business out of a pick-up truck.

Ikeda Bros. president dies at 94

02/28/2013

Kazuo Ikeda, president of Ikeda Bros. and a cofounder of the Pismo Oceano Vegetable Exchange, died Feb. 11 in Arroyo Grande, Calif., at 94.

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

2014-04-13

CENTRAL COAST, CALIF. — Shipments (3-4-4) — Movement expected to increase slightly. Trading moderate. Prices crates higher, cartons generally unchanged. Bok choy WGA crates $12.35-13.85, 30-pound cartons mostly $9.25-10.45. Quality generally good.

 


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