Business updates: Florida Avocados
05/28/2010 1:01:41 PMTwo staffers move up at Brooks Tropicals Brooks Tropicals Inc., Homestead, Fla., has promoted two of... Read more.
New varieties could bring Florida to year-round production
05/28/2010 9:52:59 AMDevelopment of new varieties could bring late- and early-season production that could close south Florida’s... Read more.
Florida avocado growers expecting slower start to season
05/29/2009 1:51:11 PMHOMESTEAD, Fla. — After a drier-than-normal winter and spring, Florida avocado grower-shippers expect a... Read more.
Retail sales find success; foodservice less interested in Fla. avocadoes
05/29/2009 1:36:49 PMHOMESTEAD, Fla. — Supermarkets remain the biggest customer of Florida avocados. Nationally, foodservice buyers in general... Read more.
Florida's unique avocados have few competitors
05/29/2009 1:29:04 PMHOMESTEAD, Fla. — In the world of avocados, Florida avocados are unique. They have few direct competitors. While... Read more.
Green-skinned Fla. avocado growers promote health benefits
05/29/2009 1:10:54 PMHOMESTEAD, Fla. — Though smaller than their hass competitors in popularity and production, growers of... Read more.
New Limeco expands staff, seeks new retail customers
05/29/2009 12:50:18 PMPRINCETON, Fla. — Diversifying into new products and strengthening sales rate are some of the main goals... Read more.
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