FLORIDA SPRING PRODUCE
Business updates: Florida Spring Produce
03/02/2012 10:28:24 AMHearne Produce adds cooler storage Hearne Produce Co. LLC, Wimauma, Fla., has added two cooling units. This... Read more.
Boosted by higher prices, Florida poised for strong spring rebound
03/18/2011 4:47:49 PMBELLE GLADE, Fla. — After December freezes ravaged their crops, Florida grower-shippers are eying more... Read more.
Fresh from Florida program markets Sunshine State produce internationally
03/18/2011 4:47:03 PMThe December freezes that damaged Florida vegetable production haven’t stopped Florida’s sales and marketing arm... Read more.
Corn promotion group touts benefits of non-summer corn
03/18/2011 4:46:33 PMFlorida’s sweet corn marketing arm plans to remind retailers about the value of promoting corn and intends... Read more.
Tomato industry plans multimedia promotional campaigns
03/18/2011 4:46:17 PMMAITLAND, Fla. — Trying to ramp up shopper interest in preparing the state’s tomatoes in different ways,... Read more.
Tomato prices skyrocket after Mexican freeze losses
03/18/2011 4:45:42 PMRUSKIN, Fla. — Freezes that hurt Mexican production and Florida’s crop have escalated Florida tomato... Read more.
Pepper prices rise after Mexican freeze causes shortages
03/18/2011 4:45:24 PMIMMOKALEE, Fla. — Buyers can expect bell pepper supplies to remain tight and prices to remain high throughout... Read more.
Decimated during the winter, spring corn volumes predicted to return strong
03/18/2011 4:45:10 PMBELLE GLADE, Fla. — Sweet corn shippers say buyers should expect normal spring supplies. Brett Bergmann,... Read more.