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Florida, Mexico tomato groups spar over trade

Dec 12, 2018 by Tom Karst
With plenty of drama and plot twists, negotiations related to the tomato suspension agreement between Mexican growers and the Department of Commerce are continuing, according to an official with the U.S. agency.
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Looking for the thousand points of light

Dec 10, 2018 by Tom Karst
In the wake of the food safety travails of romaine lettuce in recent weeks — and industry navel-gazing about whether health authorities overreacted — I ask this question: What about the good news?
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Agrow Fresh rolls out products

Dec 09, 2018 by Tom Karst
Chicago-based Agrow Fresh Produce Co. is introducing a new steam bag for petite potatoes, said Ed Romanelli, vice president of sales and marketing.