Although heavy autumn rains slowed the start of winter vegetable and fruit production for some west Mexico growers, most importers expected any gaps to be negligible and a distant memory by December.
NEW ORLEANS — Reflecting its national push, J&J Produce Inc. has changed its name to J&J Family of Farms Inc. and transformed its branding.
IMMOKALEE, Fla. — Though heavy rains disrupted late summer plantings, growers don’t expect the disruptions to significantly affect the starts of most Florida fall vegetables.
Sunshine State growers are increasing vegetable acreage.
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