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
- Ag labor not part of Obama's immigration plan
- Paramount Citrus replaces Cuties brand with Wonderful Halos
- Produce execution plagues Wal-Mart
- Sun Pacific buys Cuties brand, breaks ties with Paramount Citrus
- Wiggle room needed on sourcing GMO fruits and vegetables
- Thanksgiving Twitter party for Produce Mom