SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY DISTRICT, CALIF. — Shipments (0-0-5) — Movement expected to increase seasonally. Most shippers expect to begin harvesting the week of Sept. 9. Expected f.o.b. to begin on or around Sept. 16. FIRST REPORT.
Pomegranates — F.o.b.s as of Sept. 9
- New melon varieties boast sweetness, firm flesh
- Paramount Citrus replaces Cuties brand with Wonderful Halos
- Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus
- Organically Grown joins fair trade group
- Asian food safety officials react to Bidart Bros. apple recall
- Iceberg dips; no relief on $30 romaine