These hearty greens are popular among most all demographic groups. The likelihood of a spinach purchase slipped two percentage points from last year.
Mother Nature’s apparent seasonal confusion in the past six months has caused a variety of problems for many growers in the Carolinas.
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.
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.