FirstFruits gives away Opal apples in New York
12/09/2014 9:17:46 AMFirstFruits Marketing gave away more than 6,000 Opal apples in New York City Dec. 2. The event was... Read more.
New Zealand fruit companies officially merge
12/08/2014 4:54:12 PMA merger of two New Zealand fruit companies’ operating interests has been finalized. Freshmax Pty Ltd.... Read more.
USDA citrus disease subcommittee meets on research agenda
12/08/2014 4:47:15 PMSetting 2015 research priorities to combat citrus greening disease, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s citrus... Read more.
L.A. Times begins series on farmworker conditions in Mexico
12/08/2014 3:29:30 PMTypical news about the weather and start dates for the just-beginning winter vegetable season in Mexico... Read more.
Grower shipping sprouts again as salmonella outbreak grows
12/08/2014 3:10:11 PMFor additional details, please see “UPDATE: Dozens sick in 10 states but no recall from sprout... Read more.
Ayco Farms names VP to head West Coast expansion
12/08/2014 2:53:41 PMAyco Farms Inc. has named a vice president of its West Coast division. John McGuigan, who joined... Read more.
Mexican cukes at Jimmy John’s blamed in Denver E. coli outbreak
12/08/2014 2:03:31 PMColorado officials have determined that whole cucumbers from Mexico were the “likely cause” of a... Read more.