SOUTH FLORIDA DISTRICT — Shipments (3-4-5) — Movement expected to remain about the same. Trading fairly active. Prices much higher. Includes palletizing and cooling. Half-bushel cartons small-medium mostly $10-10.35. Quality generally good.
Okra — F.o.b.s as of April 28
- Consumer acceptance of biotech produce growing
- Criminal case against Mucci companies, execs moves forward
- Calavo posts record quarterly profit; launches FreshRealm
- Industry needs to engage House GOP on immigration
- Oppenheimer Group brings Envy apple to U.S.
- Local and organic meant little to these consumers