SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICT — Shipments (1-3-4) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices slightly higher. Includes palletizing and cooling. Half-bushel cartons small-medium mostly $7.35. Quality generally good.
Okra — F.o.b.s as of April 21
- Revisions to proposed produce rule ease water requirements
- Harvest Sensations expands ready-to-juice line
- Fresh Direct Produce hires new management member
- Court dismisses tomato growers’ case against FDA; appeal planned
- Management moves, additions at Church Brothers
- United Fresh begins work on Fresh Start Foundation