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USDA finally allows for cranberry diversion

Sep 12, 2018 by Tom Karst
Finally approving a Cranberry Marketing Committee recommendation made more than a year ago, the USDA has issued a rule that will limit what growers can sell in 2018-19 in an effort to prop up prices.
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USDA lingers over cranberry diversion proposal 

Sep 07, 2018 by Tom Karst
With harvest starting later this month, cranberry growers are still waiting on the U.S. Department of Agriculture to decide on a proposal to cut the allowable amount of fruit marketed in the 2018-19 season by about 25%.
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Cranberry Marketing business updates

Sep 01, 2016 by The Packer
The Carver, Mass.-based Cape Cod Cranberry Growers Association is celebrating the 200th anniversary of the commercial cranberry industry this year, said Brian Wick, executive director.