NEW ORLEANS — The information collected as part of the Produce Traceability Initiative is much more than a bunch of numbers that can be used to trace a product to its source in case of a recall.
NEW ORLEANS — Rock Garden Herbs introduced several new products at the Coosemans Worldwide Inc. booth at Fresh Summit, including full-sized heads of organic sweet baby leaf butter lettuce. The reseable handle bag for the lettuce earned a nomination for a PMA Impact Award.
NEW ORLEANS — Castroville, Calif.-based Ocean Mist Farms boasted six new products — including three new brussels sprout products — at this year’s Produce Marketing Association Fresh Summit.
Ocean Mist Farms is expanding its value-added brussels sprouts line with three new fresh-cut products the grower-shipper plans to show at the Produce Marketing Association Fresh Summit.
Salinas, Calif.-based Taylor Farms Retail and Green Giant Fresh are introducing new products this summer under the Green Giant Fresh label.More Packer Stories for Brussels Sprouts
Market Scope - Brussels sprouts — F.o.b.s as of Nov. 25
CENTRAL COAST, CALIF. — Shipments (25-28-29) — Movement expected to decrease slightly. Trading early very active, late fairly slow. Prices lower. 25-pound cartons medium mostly $30.98-34.35. Quality generally good. Most present shipments from prior bookings and/or previous commitments.
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