These hearty greens are popular among most all demographic groups. The likelihood of a spinach purchase slipped two percentage points from last year.
SAN DIEGO — From upgrading food safety training to taking a possible role in verifying compliance, the Sacramento-based California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement is responding to the Food Safety Modernization Act on several fronts.
The California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement has launched a website section devoted to the federal Food Safety Modernization Act.
After 27 years of providing a full line of desert vegetables, Keber Distributing Inc., Thermal, Calif., will close its doors for good after the spring season, said Dick Keber, partner in the company.
A dry start to spring has yielded abundant supplies of high-quality, promotable California spinach.
Western Growers has scheduled an April 30 Web seminar to discuss possible revisions to the guidance documents for the Leafy Greens Marketing Agreements in California and Arizona.
CENTRAL COAST, CALIF. — Shipments (11-11-11) — Movement expected about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices higher. Cartons bunched flat 24s mostly $10.75-12.50. Quality generally good.