SPECIAL REPORT: YEAR IN PRODUCE
#3 story of 2009: Traceability initiatives, solutions gain ground
01/04/2010 12:56:34 PMAfter food safety concerns topped the list of fresh produce industry news stories for 2007 and the... Read more.
#4 story of 2009: Companies reorganize, close amid credit, financial strife
01/04/2010 12:46:14 PMA number of company failures made 2009 a year many in the fresh produce industry would just as... Read more.
#5 story of 2009: Congress increases WIC produce, school meal program funds
01/04/2010 12:29:08 PMThe fresh produce industry’s hard work over a long period of time paid dividends in 2009, so much... Read more.
#6 story of 2009: Wal-Mart raises questions with prices, perishables management
01/04/2010 12:16:05 PMLeadership changes at Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart and the company’s efforts to expand its fresh produce... Read more.
#7 story of 2009: Locally grown food movement expands
01/04/2010 11:58:22 AMWhile the locally grown fresh produce craze took root in 2007, it took off in earnest in 2008 (ranking... Read more.
#8 story of 2009: PBH dumps talk of national promotion board
01/04/2010 11:48:30 AMAs is the case so many times, some of the produce industry’s top stories for the year are more about... Read more.
#9 story of 2009: California growers face fallout of water restrictions, drought
01/04/2010 11:38:36 AMWater shortages causing concern for the fresh produce industry seems like a perennial issue, and,... Read more.
#10 story of 2009: No-match revoked, but ICE ups audits of employer records
01/04/2010 10:54:02 AMWhile labor in the fresh produce industry remained plentiful in 2009 and the labor issue didn’t crack... Read more.
- Paramount Citrus replaces Cuties brand with Wonderful Halos
- Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus
- Nogales veteran Alberto Maldonado dies
- UPDATED: FDA to establish new food safety program
- UPDATED: Florida citrus leader Richard Kinney remembered
- Asian food safety officials react to Bidart Bros. apple recall