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CCOF plans annual conference

Jan 15, 2019 by Tom Burfield
Organic Generation — The Next Era is the theme of the annual meeting and conference of Santa Cruz-based California Certified Organic Farmers, set for Fresno, Calif., on Feb. 26-27.
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New organic items trending

Jan 15, 2019 by Tom Burfield
Watermelon radishes, proprietary apple varieties and snack-size veggies are just a few of the latest offerings available from innovative organic produce grower-shippers.
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Organic slow to penetrate foodservice

Jan 15, 2019 by Tom Burfield
Organic fruits and vegetables typically have failed to make a significant inroad to the foodservice segment, but there are a few exceptions, and some suppliers are optimistic about future foodservice business.
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Organic demand on the rise

Jan 15, 2019 by Tom Burfield
Spurred by a trend toward healthful eating, among millennials and others, demand for organically grown fruits and vegetables seems to be spreading throughout the U.S. and Canada.