The likelihood of a cabbage purchase fell four percentage points from Fresh Trends 2012. Age and affluence clearly play a role when it comes to cabbage purchases.


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Purchase boosts Mack Farms potato, watermelon acreage


Mack Farms Inc. is increasing its Florida potato and watermelon acreage and expanding into other items by purchasing a large south Florida operation.

Forecast calls for normal fall cabbage, eggplant production


After a difficult spring experienced by some growers, south Georgia growers are hoping for a more typical fall cabbage deal.

Officials blame fresh cabbage for E. coli; mum on supplier


State and federal officials won’t say where it came from, but they are blaming whole head green cabbage for an E. coli outbreak this summer that spurred Applebee’s restaurants to temporarily pull certain salads from the menu.

J&R Baker to market own vegetables


J&R Baker Produce Inc. will market its own vegetables for the first time.

New plant brings Baker Farms into fresh-cut leafy greens


Baker Farms LLC, a south Georgia grower-shipper of leafy greens, is entering the fresh-cut processing business.

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Market Scope - Chinese cabbage — F.o.b.s as of Oct. 20


CENTRAL COAST, CALIF. — Shipments (7-8-15) — Movement expected about the same. Trading early active, late fairly active. Prices higher. Nappa WGA crates mostly $20.25-21, 30-pound cartons mostly $13.64-15. Quality variable.


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