The barcode was first scanned in a sales transaction on a pack of Wrigley’s Juicy Fruit gum on June 26, 1974. It’s in the Smithsonian today; get this and other geeky facts on this website that is “celebration” of the barcode. Yeehaw! Remember President H.W. Bush scanner moment?
USDA FAS reports a big decline in Argentina’s grapes, apple and pear production in 2014. Late frosts, rains will contribute most to the production decline.
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