Produce suppliers reach out to kids

Aug 14, 2018 by Tom Burfield
As pressure mounts for parents to provide their families with healthful eating options, suppliers are getting innovative to persuade kids to prompt their moms and dads to purchase more produce.

Avocado movement up for 2018

Aug 13, 2018 by Tom Burfield
Supplies may be a bit tight during July and August, but when all is said and done, total volume of hass avocados sold in the U.S. this year should be up, according to the Hass Avocado Board.

Boards plan foodservice events, promotions

Aug 01, 2018 by Tom Burfield
Commodity boards, councils and commissions representing fresh produce from avocados to mushrooms to watermelon are running promotional activities aimed at foodservice this summer. Here’s a look at some of them.

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